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.

31 Aug

BioInnovation Institute announces board of directors for the three-year establishment phase

The BioInnovation Institute has just announced their board of directors for the three-year establishment phase. The newly appointed board of directors includes the well-known life science profiles, Sten Scheibye (Chairman, photo), Bo Ahrén (Vice-chairman), Hans Schambye, Jens Nielsen, Martin Bonde, and

27 Aug

Portuguese Minister of Economy, Manuel Caldeira Cabral, visits Medicon Valley Alliance

Morning coffee with Portuguese Minister of Economy, Manuel Caldeira Cabral, including an inspiring discussion about the potential for further collaboration between Medicon Valley-based an Portuguese life science. We look forward to welcoming Portuguese life science companies to Bio Europe 5th-7th of

20 Aug

“Science parks are hotbeds for life science innovation!”

The Valley of Life: Science parks are hotbeds for life science innovation! Don´t miss the latest business column in Copenhagen Post from Medicon Valley Alliance Chairman of the Board, Søren Bregenholt, “Science parks are hotbeds for life science innovation!”  –

16 Aug

Minister for Industry, Business and Financial Affairs, Rasmus Jarlov, confirmed as political keynote speaker for the MVA annual meeting

The success of the Danish-Swedish Medicon Valley region also depends on the active support from the two national governments, and we look forward to giving all participants the opportunity to learn more about the Danish government´s vision for and perspective

29 Jun

What are the top-10 Biotech companies of Denmark?

The capital of one of the happiest countries in the world, Copenhagen has become a big hub for biotech in Europe. Here are some of the best biotech companies brewing in the Danish capital, as identified by the leading European

21 Jun

New article in Swedish,”Kemivärlden Biotech”, about ReproUnion´s qualification for the RegioStars Award Final

According to the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy (DG REGIO), the Danish-Swedish ReproUnion project has been selected as a RegioStars 2018 finalist!  An expert jury of 15 members, co-chaired by MEP Lambert Van Nistelrooij and MEP Kerstin Westphal,

20 Jun

Download the new “Analysis of life science-oriented science parks in Greater Copenhagen” free of charge

Tuesday 19th of June, Medicon Valley Alliance and Malmö University celebrated that Malmö University has received accreditation as a full research university. We also used this opportunity to launch the new “Analysis of life science-oriented science parks in Greater Copenhagen”

18 Jun

Ballerup is the ideal location for businesses working within life science

This is – perhaps not surprisingly – the key message in the new campaign launched by MVA-member, Municipality of Ballerup, which correctly highlight the fact that Ballerup is indeed a top-3 life science business cluster in Denmark.  The life science

29 May

Venture Cup Denmark is looking for the best entrepreneurial Health Tech talents of the Nordic countries

Our partners at Venture Cup Denmark are looking for the best entrepreneurial talents of the Nordic countries. Do you have a great HealthTech startup idea? Apply now and get the chance to join the exclusive 1-year program where you will