Our vision ‘…is to become the leading global hub that empowers innovators and entrepreneurs in animal health to develop world-class social and economic impact through research and innovation.’ –Professor Alasdair “Alex” Cook
The Veterinary Health Innovation Engine (vHive) will be an internationally recognized hub renowned for the outstanding quality and impact of research, education and commercial opportunities, as well as our collective contributions to society. vHive will redefine animal health through our four pillars: digital innovation, veterinary clinical solutions, diagnostics and quality of life and business innovation solutions.
We will collaborate with small, medium, and large companies as well as national and international academic and research institutions. vHive aims to connect people across the globe to create real-time insights into animal health and to collaborate with companies and institutions to develop actionable solutions for some of the industry’s most pressing challenges.
- Develop innovative research, products and services through collaboration
- Train a new generation of entrepreneurs
The vHive network values reflect our joint vision and mission statements and should be used as a guide for all our communication, as well as the way we work and make decisions.
Open: as a fellowship engine we cultivate openness, transparency and interaction together with the stakeholders with whom we interact.
Passionate: we are passionate about bringing the world’s animal health innovators together to create a better and more sustainable future –both economically and socially.
Engaging: we are committed, innovative and results-oriented when we engage with our stakeholders – we accelerate processes and work with our stakeholders to make ideas a reality.
The vHive brings open innovation to benefit animal health and welfare through the following methodology:
RESEARCH: Creating our own and facilitating the research done by our partners.
SURVEILLANCE: Innovating new ways in which to collect and analyse animal health data.
EDUCATION: Promoting learning in animal health in the veterinary health arena.
COMMERCIALISE: Delivering new products and services, creating new jobs and businesses.
Pioneering innovation delivery in animal health
We utilise transformational digital and data analytics tools to advance the wellbeing of domestic animals