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.

30 Mar

COVID19 online hackathon organized by the Swedish government on April 3-6

In a new offensive move the Swedish government has just launched a COVID19 online hackathon which will take place on April 3-6. MVA encourages all MVA-member companies to consider if they can and will contribute! Swedish Minister of Digitalization, Anders

24 Mar

3 Q&A to Managing Partner, Saurabh Mishra, Farmantra S.L.

  MVA-members should use the opportunity to get to know each other better. Today, we asked Managing Partner, Saurabh Mishra, from MVA member company and life science CFO service provider Farmantra S.L., three questions about the challenges facing Medicon Valley.

19 Mar

“Culture and strategy should dine together” is the title of MVA Chairman of the Board of Directors, Søren Bregenholts, editorial in the newly published magazine “Greater Copenhagen Life Science”

The 2020 Yearbook contains: The column by Søren Bregenholt, Medicon Valley Alliance, Clinical development and challenges, different cancer immunotherapy and approaches, product launching, patient recruitment in clinical trials, GDPR, digitalisation and AI, internationalisation, exports, cluster collaboration, recruitment and education, legal

19 Mar

Update from Medicon Valley Alliance

Dear Medicon Valley Alliance members, partners and stakeholders, The coronavirus crisis has hit the world. For the time being, Medicon Valley Alliance is acting based on the advice provided by the relevant authorities and we are taking active measures to

17 Mar

Novo Nordisk Foundation will support research and development that can strengthen efforts to combat new viral infections

The Novo Nordisk Foundation has allocated DKK 20 million to support research and development that can help Denmark to strengthen its preparedness for and response to future new viral epidemics. The Foundation is taking this initiative based on the global

16 Mar

Different Danish and Swedish corona-strategies challenge Oresund commuters

As pointed out in the recently published article in Oresund News (in Danish and Swedish), the very different strategies adopted by Swedish and Danish authorities cause substantial confusion and unclarity making it difficult for individual commuters to figure out how

12 Mar

Medicon Valley Alliance COVID-19 (the coronavirus) announcement

In the current environment, the health and safety of our members, partners and employees is our number one priority. In order to eliminate any risk of MVA hosted events or MVA employees becoming a source of risk for members and

09 Mar

Malmö University intensifies it´s Medicon Valley Alliance engagement

Due to it´s ambition to play a stronger regional role and the excellent match between Malmö University focus areas such as drug delivery, diabetes, reproduction and e-health and ongoing and future Medicon Valley Alliance facilitated projects and initiatives, Malmö University,

05 Mar

Collaboration across borders – new editorial in “Life Science Sweden” by MVA CEO, Petter Hartman & Senior Strategy & Project Manager, Sarah Lidé

As Scandinavia’s leading life science region with (The region employs 58% of those working in life science in Denmark and Sweden combined), Medicon Valley,  has an important part to play in both Danish and Swedish life science strategies. There are