Biopeople Newsletter December 2018: 500 at the Bioagora | Biomarkers - what is the next step? | New cluster Manager in Aalborg - Biopeople
 
 
 

Biopeople Newsletter, 20 December 2018

 
 
 
 
 
 

Merry Christmas from Biopeople

Merry Christmas from Biopeople
 

Best wishes for happy holidays and a wonderful New Year 2019 from the Biopeople Team.

 
 
 
 
 

Bioagora 2018 - highlights from the day with an estimated 500 participants

Bioagora 2018 - highlights from the day with an estimated 500 participants
 

The Biopeople team thanks everyone for a great day at the Bioagora 2018. After the huge success at this years event, we look forward to welcoming you back at Bioagora 2019, at a new and bigger location. Date will follow shortly.

Exhibitors’ experiences at the Bioagora 2018

In a recent internal evaluation based on interviews with 30 out of 75 exhibitors, everyone points out three specific reasons for being at the Bioagora 2018:

Visibility as part of the field,

Networking – especially with people they already know

Getting new contacts, customers and collaboration partners

All appreciate both the informal atmosphere and the fact that participation is free.

At the event, Biopeople talked to three of the exhibitors about their reason for being at the Bioagora:

 
Read the interviews
 
 
 
 
 

Five Danish life science companies to receive economic support

Five Danish life science companies to receive economic support
 

This fall has been a lucky one for at least five Danish SMEs and six Danish service providers. "Invaluable support" from Biopeople, matching with international companies for the Boost4Health Impact Voucher programme.

The SMEs are about to receive a socalled Impact Voucher (14.999 euros) to aid them with technical advice, prototyping, demonstration, regulatory support, usability validation, or scaling-up.

 
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Successful High Tea on Fertility

Successful High Tea on Fertility
 

Biopeople hosted a seminar on Fertility and Health on 4. December in Maersk Tower.

It was a great and cozy experience for us - and not the last time we do a socalled High Tea, designed to make the guests connect across disciplines - this time with a Christmas theme with tea and treats.

 
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Biomarkers – what is the next step?

Biomarkers – what is the next step?
 

Biomarkers Dissemination Seminar outlines ideas and need for future innovation and capacity building.

On December 4, Biopeople was the host of the Biomarkers' project's dissemination seminar, a full day of ideas for capacity building, in the Maersk Tower. A host of prominent invited speakers shared their thoughts and visions, along with researchers involved with the project. And the white paper from the project was published as well.

Are you interested in participating in a continuation of this discussion and brainstorm on what can be the next steps towards building a better infrastructure for biomarker development?

Register for the "Biomarker - Next step" meeting on 22 January 2019.

 
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BIC Project Advisory Board meeting in Copenhagen: The Commercialization of Biomarkers

BIC Project Advisory Board meeting in Copenhagen: The Commercialization of Biomarkers
 

For two days interdisciplinary discussions were held with participants from both the pharmaceutical industry and universities from both Finland, Netherlands, Germany, Estonia & Denmark.

 
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Biopeople is looking for a new cluster manager in Aalborg

In 2019, Biopeople is set to have two new Cluster Managers in Aarhus and Aalborg, respectively, supplementing the head secretariat in Copenhagen and thereby increasing our national outreach.

 
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Upcoming events

 
 
 
 
 
 

Innovation for Health 2019 - Rotterdam

Innovation for Health 2019 - Rotterdam
 

14 February 2019, Rotterdam. Innovation for Health is Netherlands´ premier conference for innovators in Health and Life Sciences. This is the place where key players in health and care, from bench to boardroom, from start-up to multinational, from Life Sciences to Medtech, come to strengthen existing contacts and to expand their networks and knowledge.

The Biopeople network can get a 50 euro discount.

 
 
 
 
 

Invitation to Danish companies to join the BioKorea 2019 delegation

Invitation to Danish companies to join the BioKorea 2019 delegation

Contact Biopeople to join the Danish delegation programme, the Danish Pavillon at BioKorea2019, 17-19 April 2019, and to get more benefits from touring and matchmaking. BioKorea 2019 is special since it is the 60th Diplomatic Relations Anniversary between Denmark and Korea.

 
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Biopeople is Denmark’s Life Science Cluster. We are located at the University of Copenhagen, acting as a neutral catalyst for collaboration between private enterprise and public research. Biopeople is co-founded by the Ministry of Higher Education and Science. Our cluster partnership comprises all major public and private research and educational institutions, a large number of private companies plus the Danish Medicines Agency. We create inspiring meeting places, facilitate cross-disciplinary collaboration and stimulate innovation. Biopeople has been awarded the Gold label for Cluster Management Excellence from the European Secretariat for Cluster Analysis.

 
 
 
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