Event by Novo Nordisk Foundation Science Cluster

    Lecture: Microbial Communities

    We are excited to announce that this month’s Copenhagen Bioscience Lecture will once again take place at the Novo Nordisk Foundation. However, following the guidelines from the Danish authorities, there will be a limit of 45 participants.

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    25 June 2020


    Per Halkjær Nielsen Head of Center for Microbial Communities, Aalborg University
    Mads Albertsen Professor, Department of Chemistry and Bioscience, Aalborg University

    To accommodate the high interest in the lecture, we will be streaming the talks live in the video below.


    If you, as an online attendee, have a question for our speakers during the Q&A, send it toJJA@novo.dk – Remember to mark it with the name of the speaker that your question is directed at.



    Per Halkjær Nielsen,Head of Center for Microbial Communities at Aalborg University
    – Revealing structure and function of Microbial Dark Mater in global wastewater treatment and resource recovery systems

    Mads Albertsen,Professor, Department of Chemistry and Bioscience, Aalborg University
    – The next frontier of DNA analysis of microbial communities


    For our physical attendees, we ask that if you find yourself unable to attend after having signed up, please make sure to unsubscribe from the event in good time to free up your seat for someone else. We will make sure to take all the necessary precautions, provide hand sanitizer and facilitate that there is enough space to keep an appropriate distance.


    Deadline for registration: Monday 22 June 2020


    3:45 pm Welcome and registration (coffee, tea and water available) / Video stream opens up
    4:00 pm Start of the lecture
    5:30 pm End of lecture / Networking with drinks and snacks for physical attendees / Video stream ends
    6:30 pm Thank you for today!
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    What are Copenhagen Bioscience Lectures?

    The Copenhagen Bioscience Lectures are 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 various themes on research related to the Novo Nordisk Foundation Research Centers and often with a cross-disciplinary focus.

    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’ LinkedIN and/or Facebook group. Here, you will find information about upcoming lectures, events and much more. Also, you may want to sign up for our newsletter on our website.

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

    If you are by car, you can park for free in front of, or at the side of Tuborg Havnevej 19. If the parking lot is full, there are 3 hours free parking by the Waterfront shopping mall at the end of the road. You can also use public transportation by taking a train to Hellerup station, and/or bus (1A, 21, 166) to the nearest bus stop, Tuborg Boulevard.

    Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

    Contact Laila Schultz at lsc@novo.dk

    How do I cancel my participation?

    You can either cancel through Conference Manager or send an email to Laila Schultz (lsc@novo.dk). Please cancel as soon as you know that you will not be able to attend.

    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