2009 EUROPEAN SPALLATIAN SOURCE

15.00-19.00 / 29 Oct / Carl Jacobsens Vej 22 / Valby / Denmark
The European Spallation Source: Benefits and Opportunities for Life Science Research

What is the European Spallation Source and how will its placement in Medicon Valley affect the life science research conducted here? How can a material science centre be beneficial for your organization and the region as a whole?

Over 180 participants from 131 organisations.

Program

15.00Registration
15.30Welcome to Lundbeck
Klaus P. Bøgesø, Vice President, H. Lundbeck
15.40Welcome to MVA’s Annual Meeting 2009
Bo Ahrén, Chairman of the Board, Medicon Valley Alliance
15.50Implications for the Region, a Danish perspective
Uffe Toudal Pedersen, Permanent Secretary, The Danish Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation
16.00Implications for the Region, a Swedish perspective
Peter Honeth, State Secretary, The Swedish Ministry for Higher Education and Research
16.10Prize Ceremony – Medicon Valley Cross-Border Award
Pia Kinhult, Regional Counsellor, Region Skåne & Stig Jørgensen, CEO, Medicon Valley Alliance
16.20Break with refreshments
16.50The European Spallation Source
Patrik Carlsson, Deputy Director for Projects, ESS Scandinavia
17.10ESS for Life Science
Liselotte Højgaard, Head of Department, Director, Copenhagen University Hospital and Professor in Medical Technology at the University of Copenhagen
17.30Neutrons in Life Science
Fredrik Tiberg, President and CEO, Camurus
17.50Concluding Remarks
Bo Ahrén, Chairman of the Board, Medicon Valley Alliance
18.00Networking, Food, Drinks, and Music