Business collaboration and innovation at Aarhus University

Lone Ryg Olsen

Director of Enterprise and Innovation Enterprise and Innovation

Aarhus University focuses its efforts on business and innovation and aims to create growth and development in all of society by:

  • creating an excellent framework for collaboration, innovation and entrepreneurship throughout Aarhus University, including ensuring the necessary funding.
  • forging greater visibility, overview and accessibility for external stakeholders across faculties and academic groups.
  • contributing to and accelerating cultural change towards the entrepreneurial university in which business collaboration and innovation are a natural and equal part of university life.

The business initiative at Aarhus University takes its outset in Strategy 2025 and is rooted in strategic focus on collaboration:

  • Contributing to society’s development and prosperity
  • Research-based solutions to societal challenges
  • Graduates for the labour market of the future