Northern Europe's hub for science and innovation

The Medicon Valley ecosystem and research infrastructure provides you with an exceptional environment in which to invest or locate your business. You will have access to one of Europe’s leading life science clusters with state-of-the-art research infrastructure including world-class life science universities, hospitals and science parks. With a deep talent pool of 44,000 high quality people working in the life science sector, 14,600 researchers and 6,000 PhD students in life science, you have an exceptional quality of talent to draw upon.



Medicon Valley is a world leading research hub for materials science and life sciences, which will be further reinforced, with the synchrotron facility MAX IV Laboratory inaugurated in 2016 and the opening of the European Spallation Source ERIC in 2023. This will enhance the innovative reputation and opportunities for the Medicon Valley cluster.