Contact Person
David Munis Zepernick

Head of Communication and Public Affairs

Phone: (M) +45 2498 1668


Below you will find the latest news from MVA. You can also sign up to our newsletter MVA Update.

MVA Update is an electronic newsletter providing you with news about MVA and an overview of our events and other relevant events in Medicon Valley. You can also check out our calendar for more information about life science events in the region.

If you have any questions regarding our news section or media inquiries then please contact David Munis Zepernick, Head of Press on +45 2498 1668.

15 May

Health, wealth and world class – business column by MVA chairman of the board, Søren Bregenholt, in Copenhagen Post

“Health, wealth and world class” is the title of Medicon Valley Alliance Chairman of the Board, Søren Bregenholts, latest business column in Copenhagen Post, where he argues that our talent pool, our academic institutions, our companies and know-how, and all

28 Apr

Why does Nordic Life Science Days move to Medicon Valley in 2017?

CEO of the upcoming NLSDays in September, Olivier Duchamp, gives his simple explanation in the recently published interview in Nordic Life Science News. As part of the organizing committee, Medicon Valley Alliance, is happy to be able yo offer all members a

27 Apr

Paris and Copenhagen are the favorite EMA-candidates according to new KPMG-ranking

16 European cities have announced their candidacy as host for the European Medicines Agency when it moves out of London following Brexit. But objectively, not all cities are equally qualified according to a new ranking made by KPMG. Paris and Copenhagen

23 Apr

MVA co-sign letter to EU-Presidents advocating the relocation of EMA to Copenhagen

Medicon Valley Alliance is among the list of 40 key national and regional life science stakeholders, which have drafted and co-signed a letter to among others the EU-Presidents Claude Juncker (European Commission), Donald Tusk (European Council) and Antonio Tajani (European Parliament) Read the actual letter here and

10 Apr

Two international research congresses to Greater Copenhagen

The regional Danish-Swedish stronghold within infertility treatment, of which the EU-funded ReproUnion project is a substantial part, will now be highlighted internationally, as Medicon Valley/Greater Copenhagen will be the host for two great research congresses in 2017 and 2018. In

10 Apr

Congratulations to ReproUnion Executive Board member, prof. Jens Sønksen, from Herlev & Gentofte Hospital

Professor and ReproUnion Executive Board member, Jens Sønksen, from Herlev & Gentofte Hospital has been elected new Adjunct Secretary General – Clinical Practice at the recently held European Section of Andrological Urology (EAU) congress in London. A huge congratulation from

05 Apr

New and familiar faces in the newly elected board of Medicon Valley Alliance

  Among the new faces elected at yesterday´s Ordinary General Meeting 2017 are CEO of Medeon, Ulf. G. Andersson, and Vice Dean for Innovation and External relations at Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, Trine Winterø, University of Copenhagen. Søren

04 Apr

World class life science and a doubling of Danish life science export

   Monday, chair of the Growth Team for Danish Life Science, Lundbeck CEO, Kåre Schultz, presented the growth team´s 17 recommendations for an ambitious national life science strategy. The overall ambition is to create a world-leading life science environment in Denmark

21 Mar

Greater Copenhagen Life Science YEARBOOK 2017 with editorial by MVA Chairman, Søren Bregenholt

Read the recently published Greater Copenhagen Life Science YEARBOOK 2017 and the editorial “It never get´s easier..” by Medicon Valley Alliance chairman, Søren Bregenholt here. You will also find informative interviews with among others Martin Bonde, Dansk Biotek, CEO, Ida-Sofie Jensen,