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Copenhagen launches world’s first city data marketplace

20 May 2016  -  ICT and high tech industries

Copenhagen, in partnership with Hitachi, has launched the world’s first marketplace for city data, the City Data Exchange, providing public and private data from the metropole. With a special focus on challenges in the city, the data enable new knowledge about, for example, traffic patterns and citizens’ energy consumption, which companies can use to develop new, innovative solutions to create smarter cities.

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Copenhagen Capacity awarded top investment agency in Western Europe

17 May 2016  -  Copenhagen Capacity

Copenhagen Capacity has been recognised as the top-performing regional investment agency in Western Europe by global specialist locations magazine, Site Selection.

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Bayer awarded German Company of the Year

13 May 2016  -  Companies

Pharmaceutical and life science company Bayer is named German Company of the Year 2016, by the Danish-German Chamber of Commerce, Copenhagen Capacity and Invest in Denmark.

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Copenhagen has the world's best school building

08 May 2016  -  Society and living

The Danish firm JJW Architects was recently announced the winner of the World Architecture News Education Award 2016 for designing Skolen i Sydhavnen (South Harbour School) in Copenhagen.

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Greater Copenhagen kan lære af Irland

01 May 2016  -  Economy

Et bredt netværk af kunstnere, kendisser og karrierefolk med irske aner i udlandet er et af de værktøjer, som Irland bruger til at tiltrække udenlandske virksomheder og investorer. Kan Greater Copenhagen gøre det samme?

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Internationale fintech-virksomheder på vej til København

01 May 2016  -  Economy

I april blev verdens største fintech-konference Money20/20 for første gang holdt i Europa – i København. 3750 personer fra 70 lande deltog, og fire-fem udenlandske virksomheder er nu på vej til at etablere sig i København.

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Visit Greater Copenhagen’s smart city living labs

01 May 2016  -  ICT and high tech industries

The conference Greater Copenhagen Smart Solutions offers you a first-hand experience of living labs as a way to create smarter, greener and more liveable cities.

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Invitation: tiltræk life science-talenter

01 May 2016  -  Cleantech

Har din virksomhed brug for de bedste medarbejdere i life science-industrien? Så tag med til gratis seminar om international talenttiltrækning den 9. maj.

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World’s largest hydrogen fuelling station factory opens in Denmark

19 Apr 2016  -  Companies

H2 Logic’s new factory facility in Denmark will be the world’s largest to date. When ramp-up and plant optimisation is complete, the facility will have a production capacity of up to 300 hydrogen fuelling stations per year.

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Early clinical trials in Denmark gets big boost

13 Apr 2016  -  Life Science

A 5.7 million euro grant from Innovation Fund Denmark enables the building of two new centres for lung diseases and infectious diseases. This will significantly increase the volume of early clinical trials and establish Denmark as a preferred country for early clinical trials in patients further.

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NASA Space Apps challenge in Copenhagen

07 Apr 2016  -  Talent

Do you want to solve some of the most pressing challenges on earth and in space? Join the NASA Space Apps challenge, the biggest global hackathon, in Copenhagen, on April 22-24.

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Fart på dansk-svensk samarbejde i Greater Copenhagen

06 Apr 2016  -  Copenhagen Capacity

Dansk-svenske samarbejder er i fuld gang med at realisere den politiske ambition om at skabe en sammenhængende Greater Copenhagen-region på tværs af Øresund, der kan tiltrække udenlandske virksomheder, investorer og talenter.

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International talentkonference

06 Apr 2016  -  Talent

Mere end halvdelen af de største danske virksomheder mangler akut kvalificeret arbejdskraft, viser en ny analyse fra Copenhagen Capacity. Den 2. april samlede Copenhagen Capacity derfor Microsoft, Novo Nordisk, Maersk, Coloplast, Grundfos og COWI samt 170 internationale talenter for at matche virksomheder med internationale højtuddannede.

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Årets tyske virksomhed i Danmark

06 Apr 2016  -  Copenhagen Capacity

En nystiftet pris hædrer tyske virksomheder, der skaber vækst, innovation og beskæftigelse i Danmark. Er det din virksomhed, eller kender du en vinderkandidat, så send en indstilling senest den 26. april 2016.

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Succesfuld MIPIM 2016

06 Apr 2016  -  Copenhagen Capacity

Internationale ejendomsinvestorer og erhvervsmæglere fra syv lande fik input om investeringsmuligheder i Greater Copenhagen på årets MIPIM i Cannes. Stor opbakning til den danske stand vidner om behovet for fælles markedsføring af regionen.

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På talentjagt i Boston

06 Apr 2016  -  Talent

Danmark mangler ingeniører, dataloger og naturvidenskabelige specialister og forskere. Derfor deltog Copenhagen Capacity, Novo Nordisk, Københavns Universitet, DTU og International House i februar på en af Nordamerikas største karrieremesser for elitestuderende.

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Europe’s most advanced air lab opens in Copenhagen

21 Mar 2016  -  Cleantech

Causing seven million deaths every year, air pollution is the greatest single bringer of untimely demise. The Danish company, Infuser, is now opening what promises to be Europe’s, and possibly the world’s, most advanced laboratories for the analysis of air quality, Infuser Cleanlabs, at the University of Copenhagen.

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Danes are the happiest people in the world

17 Mar 2016  -  Society and living

Denmark once again ranks first in the World Happiness Report 2016 by the UN, reclaiming the top spot position from 2013 and 2014.

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Denmark’s biotech sector no. 2 in the world

15 Mar 2016  -  Life Science

Denmark's biotech sector takes the second position in the Scientific American Worldview 2015 Scorecard, owing to skilled R&D personnel, available capital, patent strength and a very business-friendly environment.

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Copenhagen to host global ICANN Internet conference

11 Mar 2016  -  ICT and high tech industries

In 2017, the annual ICANN Internet Conference will take place in Copenhagen where more than 2,000 leading members of the Internet community will meet.

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