... A deep dive into the Medicon Valley Life Science Cluster ...
Connect Medicon Valley will be a 3 day showcase of all the amazing science underway on both sides of Øresund. We will be visiting large and small biotech and exciting start-ups, and seeing how all these players contribute to the ecosystem here in Medicon Valley. The full program of visits and talks will be released close to the event date
The event has been postponed until spring due to COVID-19!
The Innovative heart of Scandinavian Life Science Innovation
Medicon Valley is the crucible of Scandinavian life sciences. Located at the gateway to Denmark and Sweden it has a vibrant ecosystem and deep talent pool underpinned by world-class life science universities and research infrastructure. Globally, Medicon Valley is perceived as being on of the leading international life-science clusters in Europe.
Set in a competitive business environment with the Scandinavian quality of life close at hand, Medicon Valley is an attractive location for both business and people.
Scandinavian innovation is globally recognized and our life sciences reflect this. Within Medicon Valley we have a rich life science heritage and pioneering spirit that continues to attract many successful companies. Companies like Novo Nordisk, LEO Pharma, Chr. Hansen and Lundbeck are representative, but so too are the many smaller innovative start-ups who continue to energise the area.
Medicon valley in numbers:
- 42,000 people employed in life sciences
- 90% of Scandinavian life science graduates
- 9 universities conducting research within life sciences
- 14,500 life science researchers
- 6,000 PhD students
- 350 biotech, medtech & pharma companies with local R&D
Find out more about Medicon Valley in the video produced by Medicon Valley Alliance, the cluster membership organisation.