Contact Person
David Munis Zepernick

Head of Business Development 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.

29 Jun

“Save life as a career path” – interview with MVA chairman, Søren Bregenholt, in Berlingske

Read the Berlingske special edition about “Education & Career” and the interview with MVA chairman and Novo Nordisk CVP, R&D, Søren Bregenholt, about life science as a career path (p. 22) here. (In Danish)

24 Jun

Malmö University gets official university status

Medicon Valley Alliance would like to congratulate MVA-member, Malmö University, with the “academic upgrade” an official university title. The life science cluster Medicon Valley just got a little stronger! Read more about the official academic upgrade in the online article in Copenhagen

22 Jun

Successful MAX IV inauguration

Yesterday, Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven, inaugurated the MAX IV Laboratory in the presence of His Majesty Carl XVI Gustaf and 500 Swedish and international guests. Learn more about the MAX IV research facility that will not only help put

13 Jun

The People’s Political Festival: Panel discussion about the Danish-Swedish relations

There is room for improvement in current Danish-Swedish relations, and nobody suffers more than the Medicon Valley region. But what are the facts & figures and the solutions for the future? Petter Hartman, CEO, Medicon Valley Alliance, participates in the

06 Jun

MVA Chairman, Søren Bregenholt´s business column: Congratulations – we need you!

Read this weeks business column in Copenhagen Post titled “Congratulations – we need you!” The column is an open letter from Medicon Valley Alliance chairman and Novo Corporate Vice President, R&D, Søren Bregenholt, to the next generation of life science professionals.

31 May

Record number of hematologists coming to Copenhagen

Early June doctors, scientist, students, exhibitors and journalists with an interest in blood disorders will gather for the 21st Congress of the European Hematology Association (EHA), at the Bella Center in Copenhagen. It’s the second time the Danish capital hosts

31 May

Join the Danish Royal visit to the US in September!

Member of Medicon Valley Alliance, Danish-American Business Forum (DABF), invites healthcare and life science companies to join the Danish Royal visit to the US from the 27th – 30th of September 2016. Curious? Read more about the program and how

24 May

Successful healthcare & life science conference at Hilton

As a conference partner, Medicon Valley Alliance, was happy to see so many members (and potential members) attending yesterday´s healthcare & life science conference organized by Danish financial daily, Børsen. It was inspiring, informative, eye-opening and provoking with several take-home messages for

10 May

Here are 12 biotechs you need to know in Copenhagen

Zealand Pharma, Bavarian Nordic and Genmab are among the Medicon Valley Alliance member companies highlighted in a recently published article on – the leading digital media covering the European Biotech industry. Obviously, several other Medicon Valley Alliance members would also