Greater Copenhagen offers many opportunities for businesses to work with other companies and research institutions.
Albertslund's Business and Development Center also has the network and know-how to connect you to the right Danish authorities and business networks.
Universities and Research InstitutionsAlbertslund engages with universities and trade associations aiming for green growth in commerce and welfare
Greater Copenhagen is home to numerous universities and research institutions that can help your business with R&D and provide highly-skilled employees.
Many of these universities have networks of their own, often all around the world, that can additionally benefit your business.
Universities in the Copenhagen Region
Danish Lighting Innovation Network (Dansk Lys)The innovation network promotes the Danish lighting industry and supports the industry to be at the forefront of the global light market
Albertslund serves as chairman of Dansk Lys that brings together companies, research institutions, and government organizations wishing to participate in tomorrow's developments in lighting.
The network promotes an innovative usage of light in Denmark in both public and private space.
Dansk Lys is also a founding member of the European Lighting Alliance Cluster (ELCA) which is an umbrella organization of 10 European lighting organizations administered by Gate 21.
Danish Outdoor Lighting Lab (DOLL)Addressing the needs of the emerging smart and connected cities, DOLL is set out to create an innovative playground and transparency in the new complex markets. DOLL is the largest Living Lab for outdoor lighting and Smart City in Europe.
DOLL is a platform for developing LED lighting solutions and Smart City technologies and is formed as a consortium consisting of the organization Gate 21, the Technical University of Denmark, and the City of Albertslund. DOLL has an extensive network of partner organizations, including municipalities, regional governments, private companies, and research institutions. DOLL's network is particularly helpful to companies specializing in photonics and Smart City technologies.
Danish Authorities and organisationsDanish Authorities work closely together and set up common projects promoting growth and welfare in Denmark. Knowing Albertslund gives immediate access to networks and knowledge of authorities and organisations at a regional, national and European level
Albertslund's Business and Development Center has extensive connections to the Danish authorities and organisations that can be helpful to you when you wish to establish your business or expand to Danish markets. Let us connect you with the right people.
CopCap - promoting growth in Copenhagen
Learn more from CopCap about setting up business in a regional perspective.
CopCap promotes business opportunities in Copenhagen, and will give you insight into the key industries: life science, cleantech and ICT, and identify specific market potential.
Also they provide:
- Business Start-up Services, that will reduce your time-to-market in Copenhagen
- Land and Property Search, that will help you find the right premises for your operations
- Partner Search and Matchmaking, that will connect you to their extensive network to build powerful technology partnerships, strategic company alliances and strong investment portfolios
- Build a Business Case for Copenhagen, that will help you in building a strong, convincing business case that will prove the value of your investment or set-up in Copenhagen.
CopCap has knowledge of Scandinavian, European, Asian and Middle Eastern languages.
The Danish Business Authority
Learn more about setting up businesses in Denmark in a national perspective. The Danish Business Authority endeavours to create the best conditions for growth in Europe, and to make it easy and attractive to run a business in Denmark.
Business AssociationCompanies in Glostrup, Brøndby, Vallensbæk, and Albertslund participate in the Business Association, a network of companies in Copenhagen West
Through the network, your business can improve its professional profile, find new customers, and prepare for growth and development.
The Business Association hosts professional events to bring together participants and create networks between companies. Albertslund's network contains approximately 150 companies.
Business NetworksAlbertslund has an ongoing dialogue and a close cooperation with local and international businesses, trade associations and unions
The local companies actively took part in forming Albertslund's business strategy and Albertslund seeks to involve them in continuous dialogues on visits and meetings with the companies in the City.
To promote the development of the Photonic Science Park, Smart City and companies with a high-tech focus, Albertslund engages in national, European and global networks e.g. ELCA (European Lighting Cluster Alliance) and the Danish Lighting Innovation Network.