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Finding talent in Greater Copenhagen

Find your next employee at MIT European career fair in Boston

03 Dec 2018  -  Talent

Meet some of America’s strongest science candidates, interested in a career in Europe, at MIT European Career Fair in Boston on 14-16 February 2019. You will also get invitations to two exclusive events to meet potential employees and interns from the Ivy League university, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

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ICT business opportunities in Greater Copenhagen

New fintech accelerator to attract international startups to Denmark

29 Nov 2018  -  ICT and high tech industries

Denmark has launched a new fintech accelerator, which is the first accelerator in the Nordics aiming to attract global talent and startups to the Nordic fintech ecosystem.

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Life sciences business opportunities in Greater Copenhagen and Medicon Valley

Denmark has the world’s second-best biotech policy environment

28 Nov 2018  -  Life Science

To achieve biotech success, regulatory policy should be coordinated within government, and consistent stakeholder dialogue a formalised part of the process. Denmark hits the bull’s eye ranking second in the new Building the Bioeconomy report.

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Sveriges førende it management-konsulenthus indtager i København

28 Nov 2018  -  Danske Nyheder

Netlight, der er et af Sveriges største it management-konsulenthuse, har åbnet kontor i København. Byens finans- og mediehuse og travle startupmiljø er hurtigt blevet kunder og samarbejdspartnere – og allerede næste år regner Netlight Danmark med at vækste til 30 medarbejdere.

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Fælles opslag om Greater Copenhagen-samarbejdet

Halland slutter sig til Greater Copenhagen

28 Nov 2018  -  Danske Nyheder

Greater Copenhagen-samarbejdet udvider medlemskredsen med Region Halland. Det besluttede en enig bestyrelse, som også udnævnte Københavns overborgmester Frank Jensen som ny formand fra årsskiftet. Tiltrækning af udenlandske talenter og virksomheder bliver fortsat fokus efter formandsskiftet.

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Information and communications technology expansion in Copenhagen

Denmark tops digital government ranking

22 Nov 2018  -  Business conditions

Denmark jumps at first place in the Digital Government Ranking 2018, followed by Singapore and the United Kingdom. Denmark excels in areas such as online services, digital government promotion, open government and use of emerging ICT.

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Talent hub for research and development

Denmark has the world’s second-best workforce

22 Nov 2018  -  Talent

Denmark is 2nd best at developing, attracting and retaining highly-skilled professionals in the global IMD Talent Ranking 2018.

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Life Science young people

New research centre in Copenhagen will push the boundaries of skin research

20 Nov 2018  -  Life Science

The new LEO Foundation Skin Immunology Research Center at the University of Copenhagen will pave the way to a better understanding, prevention and treatment of skin diseases. Based on a grant of more than EUR 50 million, the centre will bring together leading Danish and international researchers to enable better diagnoses and more effective treatments of skin diseases such as psoriasis and eczema.

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Greater Copenhagen is home to one of Europe's strongest life science clusters

Denmark invests 1.4 billion in research in tech, health and green growth

14 Nov 2018  -  Cleantech

All parliamentary parties in Denmark have agreed to allocate DKK 1394 million (187 million Euros) to research and development in energy and climate, green growth, food, artificial intelligence and health tech in 2019.

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eSport award

IT-talentkampagne vinder international pris

09 Nov 2018  -  Danske Nyheder

Store sportsbegivenheder er ikke bare underholdning i verdensklasse – de kan også bruges til at trække talenter til dansk erhvervsliv. Copenhagen Capacity har netop vundet en international pris for at benytte Counter-Strike turneringen BLAST Pro Series til at lokke udenlandske it-udviklere til Greater Copenhagen med facts og gåder om København skrevet i særligt kodesprog.

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In Copenhagen, you can live the good life and take a swim in one of the city's harbour baths

Kina kigger på dansk affald

05 Nov 2018  -  Danske Nyheder

København er verdensmester i genbruge affald fx til at producere el og varme. Derfor har en delegation fra Tsinghua University i Beijing netop været på besøg.

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Denmark is the third most business-friendly country in the world

05 Nov 2018  -  Business conditions

Denmark is once again ranked the third most business-friendly country in the world by The World Bank, surpassed only by New Zealand and Singapore.

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Construction and real estate investment opportunities are booming in Copenhagen. Copenhagen is cheaper than Stockholm

Denmark is the most digital country in the world

31 Oct 2018  -  ICT and high tech industries

For two years in a row, Denmark has been ranked the most digital country in the EU. Now, Denmark is also named the most digital country in the world in the International Digital Economy and Society Index 2018.

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In Copenhagen, you can live the good life and take a swim in one of the city's harbour baths

Flere internationale studerende skal i job i Danmark

30 Oct 2018  -  Danske Nyheder

Hvis danske virksomheder skal have nok af den efterspurgte kvalificerede arbejdskraft, er en del af løsningen at få flere udenlandske studerende til at blive i Danmark, efter at den sidste eksamen er bestået.

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Talent hub for research and development

Danmarks største esport-finale skal tiltrække it-talenter til København

29 Oct 2018  -  Danske Nyheder

Når seks af verdens bedste Counter-Strike-hold mødes i finalen, BLAST Pro Series, i Royal Arena den 3. november, sker det med 12.000 publikum og omkring 10 millioner onlineseere i 78 lande. Det vil Copenhagen Capacity og 15 danske virksomheder udnytte til at gøre reklame for København som it-arbejdsplads – for der skal ekstraordinære metoder til at nå de eftertragtede it-talenter.

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Construction and real estate investment opportunities are booming in Copenhagen. Copenhagen is cheaper than Stockholm

Greater Copenhagen is 10th best growth region for real estate investment

25 Oct 2018  -  Business conditions

The European Regional Economic Growth Index identifies the European cities and regions with the best economic growth and real estate investment prospects. Greater Copenhagen is number ten out of 100 cities.

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Information and communications technology expansion in Copenhagen

Greater Copenhagen is looking for tech talent in China

19 Oct 2018  -  Talent

Denmark lacks tech talents. China educates millions of graduates in IT, biotechnology and engineering every year. Can a bridge be built? Copenhagen Capacity participated at Beijing Design Week to promote Greater Copenhagen as a career destination.

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Construction and real estate investment opportunities are booming in Copenhagen. Copenhagen is cheaper than Stockholm

International investors are keen on Danish startups

17 Oct 2018  -  ICT and high tech industries

Denmark’s booming startup scene is attracting some of Europe’s strongest venture capital funds.

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Talent hub for research and development

Copenhagen is 10th most popular startup hub in Europe

17 Oct 2018  -  Business conditions

Founders and members of the tech community have voted on where they would start a company tomorrow. Copenhagen is up one place to the 10th most popular startup hub in Europe.

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eSport award

Esport-kampagne nomineret til international pris

16 Oct 2018  -  Danske Nyheder

Da 12.000 begejstrede Counter-strike fans sidste år besøgte Royal Arena, gik Copenhagen Capacity nye veje for at lokke udenlandske it-udviklere til Greater Copenhagen. Det er netop blevet belønnet med en nominering for bedste brug af sociale medier ved City Nation Place Awards 2018 i London.

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