8 May 2019 | København V, Denmark


8 May 2019
09:30 – 10:30
Main Hall
Coffee and Registration
10:30 – 11:00
Main Stage
Danish IP Fair 2019 - Official Opening

Kim Graugaard,

Acting Director General at Confederation of Danish Industry

Tommy Ahlers,

Minister of Higher Education and Science

Anders Bjarklev,

Chairman of Danish Rectors' Conference, Universities Denmark

11:00 – 15:00
Main Hall
IP Fair Poster Exhibition
11:00 – 12:20
Meeting Room
Matchmaking Meetings - Session 1

Pre-scheduled partnering meetings

12:00 – 12:30
Main Hall
12:30 – 13:30
Main Stage
Keynote Debate

New map for early funding landscape in Denmark - what are the expectations and benefits?


Henriette Kinnunen, CEO, DVCA

Hanne Harmsen, Vice President, Innovation Fund Denmark

Rolf Kjærgaard, Chief Investment Officer, Vaekstfonden

Jasper Bos, CEO, M Ventures

Niels Peder Nielsen, Deputy CEO, Novo Nordisk Foundation

13:30 – 14:50
Meeting Room
Matchmaking Meetings - Session 2

Pre-scheduled partnering meetings

13:45 – 14:45
Fireplace stage
Fireplace interviews

"Discovering the value in the intersection between healthcare and robot research", Thiusius Rajeeth Savarimuthu, Assoc. Prof., SDU Robotics, and Søren Andreas Just, MD, Consultant in Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Svendborg Hospital OUH

"How to close a DKK 22.5 M investment", Simon Skjøde Jensen, CEO, Monta Biosciences

"Early stage tech start-up - building your business and organisation with risk capital and sweat equity", Jan Rosenbom, Partner, Keystones

"Bringing novel biotech treatments to market", Henrik Vissing, CEO, Retipharma

15:00 – 15:30
Main Stage
Closing Remarks & The Next Big Thing Award
15:30 – 16:00
Main Hall
The event agenda's time zone is CEST.