Danish clusters for knowledge and business

The Ministry of Higher Education and Science has appointed 13 knowledge and business clusters to promote collaboration in innovation and knowledge in the most promising fields of Danish research and development.

Why are the clusters interesting for Aarhus University?

  • They are important partners in bringing new research to the companies within the clusters
  • They pave the way for entrepreneurs in the clusters' areas
  • AU and the clusters can collaborate on joint events and projects
  • There is a particularly great potential in strengthening collaborations with SMEs via the clusters


What do the clusters have in common?

  • Matchmaking
  • Knowledge sharing and dissemination
  • Collaboration and innovation projects
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Financing and funding
  • Internationalisation

Internal Cluster Network

Enterprise and Innovation facilitates an internal cluster network at AU that organises a number of meetings annually. They focus on networking, exchanging experiences and sharing knowledge across AU.