KICK-OFF WORKSHOP

Medicon Valley Allicance organized a workshop for 65 key stakeholders in Medicon Valley on March 28 to kick-off the Beacons initiative.

Workshop Programme

09.30-10.30

Needs, Facts and Possibilities

 

Welcome and introduction

Stig Jørgensen, Medicon Valley Alliance

Why do we need to act? - a societal perspective

Jan Rose Skaksen, Copenhagen Business School

What strongholds do we possess in Medicon Valley? - a political perspective

Pia Kinhult, Region Skåne

How can we design promising structures? - a regional design perspective

Daved Barry, Copenhagen Business School

10.30-11.00

Coffee + sandwiches

11.00-13.00

Vision and solutions

 

How can we increase our attractiveness? - a cluster perspective

Stig Jørgensen, Medicon Valley Alliance

What would it take for GSK to invest 1B$ in Medicon Valley? - an industry perspective

Erik Van Snippenberg, Glaxo Smith Kline

Why do we need to act? - a bi-national perspective

Bertel Haarder, Danish Government

 

Debate

Bertel Haarder, Danish Government

Søren Harbel, Life Science British Columbia

Pia Kinhult - Region Skåne

Erik Van Snippenberg, Glaxo Smith Kline

Mikael Ørum - Ventac partners

13.00-14.00

Next steps

 

Recommendations from the panel

Erik Van Snippenberg, Glaxo Smith Kline

Johan Roos, Copenhagen Business School

Søren Harbel, Life Science British Columbia

Where do we go from here?

Stig Jørgensen, Medicon Valley Alliance

14.00-

Networking lunch

 

Moderator: Jens Gaardbo

View photos from the workshop.