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    MVA Annual Meeting 2019

    One life science cluster, two national life science strategies and three regions

    To discuss how to ensure the competitiveness of our region in a globalized world, Medicon Valley Alliance has the pleasure of inviting you to an afternoon with  inspirational regional, national and international speakers.

    The topics of this years Annual Meeting will be:

    • How do we make the most of our unique position as the leading life science and healthcare cluster of the Nordics?
    • What are our strongholds, unique selling points and must-win battles now and in the future?
    • How do we realize the full potential of Medicon Valley and ensure that national Nordic life science strategies are aligned, coherent and forward-looking from a regional, national and global perspective?

    We are looking forward to seeing new and old members, partners and other Medicon Valley stakeholders for an afternoon of discussion and networking.

    Date: Monday November 4, 2019
    Time: 12.00 – 18.00
    Venue: Clarion Hotel Copenhagen Airport, Ellehammersvej 20, 2770 Kastrup, Denmark

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    PROGRAM

    The program below will be updated on an ongoing basis.

    12:00 – 12:30

    Registration, networking and sandwiches

    12:30 – 12:35

    Welcome
    Petter Hartman, CEO, Medicon Valley Alliance

    12:35 – 12:50

    State of Medicon Valley – Life science in Greater Copenhagen
    Petter Hartman, CEO, Medicon Valley Alliance

    12:50 – 14:00

    Framework conditions for life science and innovation

    12:50 – 13:10

    Ibrahim Baylan, Swedish Minister for Business, Industry and Innovation

    14:00 – 14:30

     Coffee break & networking

    14:30 – 15:40

    Investment focus

    14:30 – 14:45

    Salvatore Santoro, Managing Director/Head of Investment Banking Sweden, DNB Markets

    14:45 – 15:00

    Stephan Christgau, Senior Partner, Novo Seeds

    15:00 – 15:20

    Henrijette Richter, Managing Partner, Sofinnova Partners

    15:20 – 15:40

    Lounge discussion

    15:40 – 16:10

    Coffee break & networking

    16:10 – 17:30

    Industry perspectives

    16:10 – 16:30

    Next generation antibody therapeutics and the evolving innovation ecosystem
    Jan van de Winkel, CEO, Genmab A/S

    17:00 – 17:20

    Katherine Richardson Professor in Biological Oceanography, University of Copenhagen, Council member of the Danish Climate Commission

    17:20 – 17:30

    Summary and conclusions
    Søren Bregenholt, Chairman of the board, Medicon Valley Alliance

    17:30 – 18:00

    Networking & tapas

    SPEAKERS

    The list of speakers will be updated on an ongoing basis.

    Ibrahim Baylan
    Swedish Minister for Business, Industry and Innovation
    Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation

    Salvatore Santoro
    Managing Director/Head of Investment Banking Sweden
    DNB Markets

    Stephan Christgau
    Senior Partner
    Novo Seeds

    Henrijette Richter
    Managing Partner
    Sofinnova Partners

    Jan van de Winkel
    CEO
    Genmab A/S

     

    Katherine Richardson
    Professor in Biological Oceanography
    University of Copenhagen
    Council member of the Danish Climate Commission

     

    Søren Bregenholt
    Chairman of the board
    Medicon Valley Alliance

    Petter Hartman
    CEO
    Medicon Valley Alliance

     

     

    MVA’s Annual meeting is the annual flagship event of Medicon Valley Alliance. We invite prominent regional, national and international speakers to address key topics such as life science innovation, commercialization of R&D, public private partnerships, talent attraction and other issues of importance for the realization of our vision for the Medicon Valley cluster. Last year’s annual meeting entitled “Health, Wealth and World Class”, was attended by 250+ prominent regional life science stakeholders.

    SPONSORS

     

       
     

    Do you want to become a sponsor of the Annual Meeting? Contact David Zepernick, dz@mva.org or (+45) 24 98 16 68.

    PARTICIPATION

    Participation is free of charge for members of MVA and members of the press (late cancellation* /no-show fee DKK 500 excl. VAT).
    For non-members, the participant fee is DKK 1.500 excl. VAT, please see our event policy for non-members participation (late cancellation* /no-show fee DKK 500 excl. VAT).
    Registration ends on October 31, 2019.
    * If you cancel after the registration ends, it is considered late cancellation.