Steering Committee


City of Odense

Odense is Denmark's third largest city with around 200.000 inhabitants and have the advantage of being located in the heart of Denmark.

Odense gathers some of Denmark’s most interesting activities, within robotics and health tech and that makes Odense a great meeting point. We provide strong public support to new investors and companies that relocate to Odense, and over the next 10 – 15 years, investments to the tune of Euro 3.2 billion will transform Odense into an internationally renowned city of knowledge.

Healthcare Denmark

Healthcare DENMARK is your gateway to Danish healthcare excellence and innovation. Healthcare DENMARK’s goal is not to sell or promote specific products or solutions, but to convey and communicate strongholds and efficiency of Danish healthcare solutions and innovations that have contributed to and continuously future-proof Danish healthcare. Denmark is already an international frontrunner in the field, and Healthcare DENMARK supports this leading position and promotes Danish visibility internationally.

Odense University Hospital

Odense University Hospital (OUH) is one of the three university hospitals in Denmark. Here all medical specialities are represented in one place.

OUH is one of the largest education and training centres in the South Denmark Region, and we have close collaboration with the University of Southern Denmark - Campus Odense.

Region of Southern Denmark

Region of Southern Denmark is one of five administrative units in Denmark. The Region is among others responsible for health care, social institutions, and regional development. The primary responsibility of Region of Southern Denmark is health care, which implies responsibility for hospital services, psychiatry, health insurance, general practitioners, and specialists.Furthermore, the Region runs a number of social institutions.

The Region of Southern Denmark consists of 22 municipalities, and has 1, 2 million citizens. The administrative seat of the Region of Southern Denmark is located in the city of Vejle.

The Region of Southern Denmark is the largest work place in the region, employing around 25,000 people – mainly health professionals. The Region of Southern Denmark has an annual budget of DKK 20.3 billion.

University of Southern Denmark

SDU Business gathers all vocational activities of the University with the intention of strengthening the interaction between the surrounding society and, in particular, the companies situated in the Region of Southern Denmark.

We work proactively with reaching out to companies, the transmission of technologies, business partnerships, courses relevant to private companies and public organizations, career counseling to students and the establishment of contact between companies and our students.

Welfare Tech

Welfare Tech operates a national cluster in Denmark. It is a hub for innovation and business development in healthcare, homecare and social services. Welfare Tech is a membership organisation with members from private industry, public organisations, and research and education institutions. Welfare Tech operates as a national entry point and test bed for international companies who want to enter the Danish and European market.