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.

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

16 May

The Life Science Industry – crucial for Sweden! New life science action plan presented by Swedish Medtech, SwedenBIO and the trade association for the research-based pharmaceutical industry in Sweden (LIF)

The action plan points to three specific focus areas which must be strengthened to further develop Swedish life science. The focus areas are, R&D, the introduction of new innovative treatments and the attractiveness of Sweden for life science related foreign

07 May

“The Valley of Life: A national life science strategy, and the promise of spring”- business column by MVA chairman of the Board of Directors, Søren Bregenholt

At Medicon Valley Alliance we have high hopes for the spring! Read which and why in the latest business column “The Valley of Life: A national life science strategy, and the promise of spring”  by our Chairman of the Board,

24 Apr

Medicon Valley has the highest concentration of biotech companies in Northern Europe (north of London)

The Berlin-based biotech online media, has literally mapped European biotech companies.  Their selection criteria is biotech companies with  >€1M raised/generated and own innovative technology. Their map is probably the best map to find European biotech’s, and as you can