One life science cluster, two national life science strategies and three regions
To discuss how to ensure the competitiveness of our region in a globalized world, Medicon Valley Alliance has the pleasure of inviting you to an afternoon with inspirational regional, national and international speakers.
The topics of this years Annual Meeting will be:
- How do we make the most of our unique position as the leading life science and healthcare cluster of the Nordics?
- What are our strongholds, unique selling points and must-win battles now and in the future?
- How do we realize the full potential of Medicon Valley and ensure that national Nordic life science strategies are aligned, coherent and forward-looking from a regional, national and global perspective?
We are looking forward to seeing new and old members, partners and other Medicon Valley stakeholders for an afternoon of discussion and networking.
Date: Monday November 4, 2019
Time: 12.00 – 18.00
Venue: Clarion Hotel Copenhagen Airport, Ellehammersvej 20, 2770 Kastrup, Denmark
The program below will be updated on an ongoing basis.
12:00 – 12:30
Registration, networking and sandwiches
12:30 – 12:35
12:35 – 12:50
State of Medicon Valley – Life science in Greater Copenhagen
12:50 – 14:00
Framework conditions for life science and innovation
12:50 – 13:10
The Swedish government’s ambitions for the life science sector
13:10 – 13:30
The Danish government’s ambitions for the life science sector
13:30 – 13:55
A new strategic positioning for a competitive Medicon Valley
13:55 – 14:30
Coffee break & networking
14:30 – 15:40
14:30 – 14:45
Raising capital for the life science sector: trends and challenges
14:45 – 15:00
The case for a new Nordic Life Science Venture Fund
15:00 – 15:15
Sofinnova 2020 and beyond – the European opportunity
15:15 – 15:35
15:35 – 16:10
Coffee break & networking
16:10 – 17:30
16:10 – 16:25
16:25 – 16:40
16:40 – 16:55
From local to global – A big pharma perspective on Medicon Valley
16:55 – 17:15
Sustainable development is a “must have”: What does this mean for life science and health care?
17:15 – 17:25
Summary and conclusions
17:25 – 18:00
Networking & tapas
The list of speakers will be updated on an ongoing basis.
Jan van de Winkel
Henriette Dræbye Rosenquist
Embracing sustainable practices is something we care about at Medicon Valley Alliance.
We are therefore happy to announce that the Annual Meeting 2019 will be Carbon Neutral.
You can read more about it here.
MVA’s Annual meeting is the annual flagship event of Medicon Valley Alliance. We invite prominent regional, national and international speakers to address key topics such as life science innovation, commercialization of R&D, public private partnerships, talent attraction and other issues of importance for the realization of our vision for the Medicon Valley cluster. Last year’s annual meeting entitled “Health, Wealth and World Class”, was attended by 250+ prominent regional life science stakeholders.
Do you want to become a sponsor of the Annual Meeting? Contact David Zepernick, firstname.lastname@example.org or (+45) 24 98 16 68.
Participation is free of charge for members of MVA and members of the press (late cancellation* /no-show fee DKK 500 excl. VAT).
For non-members, the participant fee is DKK 1.500 excl. VAT, please see our event policy for non-members participation (late cancellation* /no-show fee DKK 500 excl. VAT).
Registration ends on October 31, 2019.
* If you cancel after the registration ends, it is considered late cancellation.