Press releases - Society

CSIS Security Group A/S Poised for Growth in Anti-eCrime Business in UK

Increasingly sophisticated cyber threat drives decision to strenthen presence.

Conference about future Danish hospital construction projects to be very well attended

On May 24th, 2016, the Danish Minister for Health, Ms Sophie Løhde, will kick off the unique international conference, The Danish Hospital Construction Projects Conference and Expo 2016, which will be hosted by three Danish regions.

02-11-15 LAUNCH Nordic

10 Innovations That Could Create A Better World Of Materials

IKEA Group, Nike Inc., NASA, Novozymes, Kvadrat, Leading Scientists, Investors, Nordic and U.S. Gov. Representatives will team up in Malmö, Sweden, Nov. 4-5 to support 10 innovators in shaping a more sustainable world of materials.

Green energy enclosed in a forest

Gottlieb Paludan Architects has been selected as the winner of an extensive competition to design the new biomass unit on the Amagerværket power plant. The power plant is located just 2 km from Copenhagen downtown, and Greater Copenhagen Utility has very high demands t

24-04-15 LAUNCH Nordic

Cross sector collaboration aims to revolutionize sustainable materials

NASA, IKEA Group, Novozymes, Nike Inc., Kvadrat, Nordic Government Institutions, leading scientists, designers and materials innovators join the LAUNCH Nordic Summit April 28 in Copenhagen, to shape a better world of materials.

01-10-14 Coinify

Coinify Receives Multi-Million Investment and Becomes Leading European Digital Currency Platform Through Acquisitions

As the first Bitcoin company, Coinify secures continental European venture capital investment to bring digital currencies to mainstream markets. More than 6000 merchants and 7000 consumers have already experienced Bitcoin made easy by Coinify.

09-09-14 LAUNCH Nordic

Launch Nordic selects innovators to help revolutionize materials and manufacturing

IKEA Group, Novozymes, Kvadrat, leading scientists, investors and nordic gov. representatives will team up in Malmø to support nine Launch nordic innovators

28-04-14 LEGO A/S

Her Majesty The Queen of Denmark attended the celebration of new LEGO factory in China

Her Majesty The Queen and His Royal Highness The Prince Consort of Denmark attended the ceremony marking the construction start of the factory in Jiaxing, China, which by 2017 will supply LEGO® products to all of Asia.

New Danish 4-volume book maps human consciousness

Qvistgaard Publishing Releases “The Ringbearer’s Diary”: A Four-Volume Book Mapping Human Consciousness

EU summit hopes lift markets

This morning, financial markets continue to stabilise on the back of positive expectations from the latest EU summit. Traders seem to be impressed by the potential for Greece to stay in the euro, helped by Germany leaning more towards a pro growth policy. Whether this w

Global worries continue to constrict markets

This morning markets continue to be constricted by global growth concerns and persistent worries about the eurozone. In the early hours of the morning, below expectation Japanese and Australian data helped set a negative tone for the Asian session. The release of German

How can we feed the world? Economist Conferences to address food crisis at inaugural summit.

January 18th 2012. Currently, over one billion people lack access to adequate food and nutrition. By 2050, the global population will surpass 9 billion people and agricultural systems will be increasingly challenged by water scarcity, climate change and volatility. The

Woman Urges CPS To Be Tougher After Uninsured Driver Escapes Ban

Serious injury lawyers from Irwin Mitchell urge motorists to drive more carefully after victim suffers “life changing injuries” in crashA woman who was hospitalised for eight days when she was knocked down by an uninsured driver is urging the CPS to be tougher

Finalists announced for Philips Livable Cities Award

Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI) has today announced the eight finalists selected for the Philips Livable Cities Award, a global initiative designed to generate practical, achievable ideas for improving the health and well-being of city-dwellers across th

24-11-10 Øresund IT

Sweden&Denmark: Øresund’s ICT in humanitarian development

Modern technology in humanitarian operations and development can help improving living conditions and crisis situations in the third world. Øresund IT represents the strong ICT cluster of the region in a new initiative for technologies and emergency aid.ICT tod

Chance to share memories of the blitz

People who experienced the Blitz are invited to share their memories on Saturday, September 4, at Firepower, the Royal Artillery Museum in Woolwich.Firepower and the University of Greenwich have joined forces to hold a Blitz Witness Day enabling people to share

Replace the ballot box with electronic voting for fair elections

Computer scientists say that voting electronically, instead of by the traditional black ballot box, is the only way to ensure elections are secure and verifiable in the future.Experts at the Universities of Surrey and Birmingham are working on a secure system th

Being left handed may affect your career choices

It has often been suggested that left handed people are more creative and artistic and a new study aims to establish, among other things, whether left-handers are proportionally more common (i.e. more than 1 in 10 people) in professions and leisure pursuits which call f