Sunday 1 lovisa sunesson medicon valley, an introduction to a bi-national life science cluster
MEDICON VALLEY, an Introduction to a Bi‐National Life Science ClusterMay 5, 2013Lovisa Sunesson, PhD Business Development ManagerLife ScienceInvest In Skåne
13.05.2013 2WELCOME TO MEDICON VALLEY AND SOUTHERN SWEDEN
13.05.2013 3A STRATEGIC HOTSPOT IN SCANDINAVIA• The Öresund region• ~ 4 million inhabitants• Hosting the largest airport in the Nordics• Industrial strengths– Life Science– Information technologies– Food, Packaging– CleanTech
13.05.2013 22“Medicon Valley is a region of the future with tremendous opportunities. It has cutting edge science, a powerful base of experienced global players, institutional will, a large entrepreneurial base and commonalities which draw the industry together”Steven Burrill, CEO Burrill & Company WHAT INVESTORS SAY...
13.05.2013 24Maintaining competitiveness by being uniqueLooking ahead to cope with global competitionTODAY’S KEY CHALLENGES
13.05.2013 25• Identify, benchmark and develop strongholds• Promote Medicon Valley internationally• Prepare the local life science playersINTERREGIONAL INITIATIVE, 2011‐2014Medicon Valley, a world‐class life science region
13.05.2013 26IMPORTANT ELEMENTS TO CONSIDEREducationR & DCommercialization
13.05.2013 27EXAMPLES OF POTENTIAL BEACONSDrug Delivery Immune Regulation Systems BiologyHealth Ageing
13.05.2013 28WORLD’S MOST ADVANCED MATERIAL SCIENCE CENTER • Materials research• Life science• Energy and environmenttechnology• ICT
13.05.2013 311234What are yourbusiness andpartnering goals?We help you identify localcollaboration partnersWe arrange avisiting programWe continuouslysupport you– FREE OF CHARGE !FIND YOUR NEXT BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY!
13.05.2013 32THANK YOU FOR YOUR ATTENTION AND WELCOME TO MEDICON VALLEYfirstname.lastname@example.org+46 768 89 06 65www.mediconvalley.com