Our mission

Innovation Norway is the Norwegian Government's most important instrument for innovation and development of Norwegian enterprises and industry.

Innovation Norway supports companies in developing their competitive advantage and to enhance innovation.

Norwegian enterprises have access to a broad business support system as well as financial means. Innovation Norway provides competence, advisory services, promotional services and network services. The marketing of Norway as a tourist destination is also considered one of the organisation's important tasks.

By combining local industry knowledge and international networks with the business ideas and the motivation of entrepreneurs, the foundation for new successful businesses is created.

Innovation Norway is the Norwegian government's official trade representative abroad. The organisation aims to assist Norwegian businesses grow and find new markets.

Innovation Norway is represented in more than 30 countries worldwide and in all Norwegian counties. The head office is in Oslo.

Innovation Norway is closely affiliated with the Norwegian embassies and consulates.