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.

12 Oct

Exclusive MVA member discount on hotel rooms and conference facilities in Copenhagen

Medicon Valley Alliance has recently negotiated an exclusive MVA member discount with BC Hospitality Group, which includes hotel rooms and conference facilities at Copenhagen Marriot Hotel, AC Hotel Bella Sky, Crowne Plaza Copenhagen Towers and Comwell Conference Center. Interested? Visit the

25 Sep

“The Valley of Life: 20 years of bridging the divide”, business column by MVA chairman, Søren Bregenholt

“The Valley of Life: 20 years of bridging the divide” is the title of Medicon Valley Alliance chairman of the Board of Directors, Søren Bregenholts, business column in the latest edition of Copenhagen Post, where he, among other things, call

16 Sep

MVA member, Genmab, ranked among the 7 Best Biotech Companies in Europe’s History

In an article this week, leading European online biotech news media,, ranks member of Medicon Valley Alliance, Genmab, among the top 7 Best Biotech Companies in Europe’s History. Among the other companies on the list you will find familiar “biotech

07 Sep

Read the new edition of “Time to Unite A Greater Medicon Valley” by Affärstidningen Näringsliv

  The latest edition of the regional journal about life science in Greater Copenhagen has just been published! Read among other stories the interview with professor, Carl Borrebaeck, Lund University, who was recently awarded with the Swedish Biotechbuilders award 2017,

31 Aug

Professor Carl Borrebaeck awarded with the Biotechbuilders Award 2017

Professor at Lunds University, entrepreneur AND co-founder of Medicon Valley Alliance´s succesful Medicon Valley Alliance Oncology Network has been awarded the prestigious Swedish BiotechBuilders award 2017. MVA wants to congratulate, prof. Carl Borrebaeck, with the well-deserved honor, and we hope

21 Aug

MVA launch new analysis “Research in Medicon Valley 2017 – An Analysis of Life Science Research at Universities in Greater Copenhagen”.

As a part of our 20 years´ anniversary celebrated Thursday last week at The Maersk Tower, University of Copenhagen, we launched the new analysis “Research in Medicon Valley 2017 – An Analysis of Life Science Research at Universities in Greater Copenhagen”. You

09 Aug

EMA in Copenhagen – a realistic candidate? Interview with MVA CEO, Petter Hartman, in Greater Copenhagen Life Science

“In a perfect world, Sweden and Denmark had probably raised the odds in their favour, if they had put in a joint candidacy”, says MVA CEO Petter Hartman. Read the full interview and “EMA Post Brexit Theme” here.

31 Jul

Read all the key arguments in favor of relocating EMA to Copenhagen and Medicon Valley

The official Danish bid for EMA was submitted this afternoon and can be read on the official Danish EMA-candidacy website. Medicon Valley Alliance welcomes the reference to the Danish-Swedish Medicon Valley cluster as yet another strong argument in favor of relocating

03 Jul

Medicon Valley Alliance office closed for the summer from the 15th – 28th of July

Practically all of our members are on vacation in July, and since we are here to serve you, we have once again decided to close the office for a couple of weeks in the summer and recharge our (solar powered)