Event by Novo Nordisk Foundation Science Cluster

    Lecture: Open Innovation in Science

    Can openness counter the decreasing efficiency of the life science innovation system? Join us when Niclas Nilsson and Marie Louise Conradsen discuss the challenges of the current model for translating academic research into innovation – and why an open approach to IPR and university-industry collaboration might be the way forward.

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    28 October 2021


    Marie Louise Conradsen Head of Open Science, Aarhus Universitet
    Niclas Nilsson Head of Open Innovation, LEO PHARMA



    3:45 pm Arrival and Registration
    4:00 pm Welcome!
    4:10 pm Problem from industry perspective – and Open Innovation as potential solution by Niclas Nilsson, Head of Open Innovation, LEO PHARMA
    4:25 pm Problem from academic perspective – and ODIN/Open Innovation in Science as a potential solution by Marie Louise Conradsen, Head of Open Science, Aarhus Universitet
    4:40 pm Discussion
    5:20 pm Concluding remarks
    5:30 pm Networking with drinks and snacks for physical participants
    6:30 pm Thank you for today!
    *Please note that programme might be subject to changes
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    What is Copenhagen Bioscience Lectures?

    The Copenhagen Bioscience Lectures is a series of open lectures for all researchers and other interested in and around the Copenhagen area. Every 4 weeks, on a Thursday evening, you are invited for lectures on themes with a general interest for the Novo Nordisk Foundation Research Centers and bioscience researchers in general. Often there will be a cross-disciplinary focus.

    Will it be possible to attend physically and virtually?

    This will be a hybrid lecture with the possibility of attending both virtually and physically. Please note that we have a limited capacity for how many we allow to participate physically, and seats are allocated on a first come, first served basis.

    Will it be possible to ask questions?

    Yes. We take oral questions from physical audience and written questions from virtual participants.

    I would like to know about upcoming Copenhagen Bioscience Lectures – where can I find information?

    You are very welcome to join the ‘Copenhagen Bioscience Cluster’s Linkedin and/or Facebook group. There you will find information about upcoming lectures, and much more.

    What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

    If you arrive by car, you can park for free in front or at the side of Tuborg Havnevej 19. If that is full, there is 3 hours free parking in the parking to the Waterfront shopping mall at the end of the road. Public transport by train to Hellerup station, and/or bus (1A, 21, 166), nearest by bus stop is Tuborg Boulevard.

    Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

    Contact Johan Jansen at jja@novo.dk

    How do I cancel my participation?

    Please help us respecting our speakers, as well as keeping track of the numbers and optimize lecture and catering to the audience by cancelling as soon as you know that you exceptionally will not be able to make it. You can either cancel through Conference Manager or send an email to Johan Jansen at jja@novo.dk

    Can I update my registration information?

    Yes, just log in to Conference Manager. Please use this option also in the unlikely event that you need to cancel your registration.

    Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

    No, you do not have to bring your ticket, but registration is mandatory for participation.