Cancer Partnerships

Become part of cancer partnerships, where academics, researchers and industry unite to advance the future of cancer research. Join this event and network, share knowledge and explore funding opportunities that can lead to breakthrough advances in cancer research.


Join us when Danish Life Science Cluster and the Technical University of Denmark invite you to an inspiring event that will bring researchers and industry together.

The purpose of the event is for participants to make (new) contacts, share knowledge and explore future funding opportunities within cancer research. The event is also a valuable platform where researchers, industry experts and healthcare professionals can meet to take cancer research one step further.


13.30 – 14.00 Arrival, Check in and networking

14.00 – 14.10 Welcome and presentation of the scope of the day

14.10 – 14.55 Presentation of the funding possibilities within Life Science
by Maria Tørnsø Østergaard, Greater Copenhagen EU office

14.55 – 15.10 Short break

15.10 – 15.30 Pfizer: Fueling Innovation in Cancer Care through Partnerships
by Hester Janssen, Oncology Medical Lead, Pfizer

15.30 – 16.00 5 pitch x 6 minutes, each with focus on the latest research, with can create a foundation for collaboration between researchers and industry

  • Peter E. Andersen fra DTU Health Tech
  • Ali Salanti fra KU ISIM
  • Tobias Todsen og Fatemeh Makouei fra Rigshospitalet
  • Ulrik Cordes fra CBio
  • Mette Trauelsen fra Solid Therapeutics

16.00 – 16.05 Wrap up and summary of today’s output

16.05 – 16.30 Networking/poster-tour where researchers and industry present cases and opportunities of collaboration

Through this event, we also want to explore whether there is a basis for a network on this topic in the future. 

The project is co-funded by the European Union.