Both the Danish and Swedish authorities are keen to continue to develop the world-class life science industry within Medicon Valley. As a strategically important asset for both countries creating an attractive environment for investors is a primary goal.

You can be read about the authorities involved in Medicon Valley on their webpage, found below.

Region Skåne

Healthcare is the dominant activity in Region Skåne (the regional council). Region Skåne coordinates public and private healthcare in Skåne, and operates both primary care and highly specialised hospital care. It also makes ultimate decisions on healthcare. There are more than 200 surgeries in various fields in the local healthcare sector in Skåne. [source:]

The Capital Region of Denmark

The Capital Region of Denmark has a sharp focus on health research and innovation. In particular where strong collaboration with enterprises, universities and other parties forms the basis for the health services of the future. This also includes new innovative treatments, technologies and health-care services.

The Policy on Health Research 2020 strengthens the framework for health research and will contribute to launching important initiatives.

Health research also helps generate growth in the bio-health sector, which means that the bio-health cluster of the region is comparable to the best in the world.

Region Zealand 

Region Zealand's vision is to become a bridge builder that creates:

  • A healthcare system of the highest standard
  • Increased development potential for the users
  • A good business environment. 

Source: regionsjæ