Evening Networking Receptions
Sunday , November 4: Copenhagen City Hall
Copenhagen City Hall | Rådhuspladsen 1 | 1599 København V
Copenhagen City Hall is the headquarters of the municipal council as well as the Lord Mayor of the Copenhagen Municipality, Denmark. The building is on The City Hall and was built in 1892–1905. It was designed by the architect Martin Nyrop in the National Romantic style, drawing inspiration from the Siena City Hall, Italy. In recent years The City Hall has been used for scenes in Danish hit TV series like "The Killing" and "Borgen."
All BIO-Europe attendees are cordially invited to join us for the welcome reception. You will be able to pick up your name badge at the welcome reception between 19:00–21:00.
Sunday, November 4, 2018, 19:00–21:00
Sponsored by: City of Copenhagen and Wonderful Copenhagen
Monday, November 5: The Royal Danish Opera House
The Royal Danish Opera House | Ekvipagemestervej 10 | 1438 København K
The landmark architecture of The Opera House offers the perfect setting, with its transparent grand foyer, panoramic views, sculpted maple wood interiors and artist Olafur Eliasson's magnificent light sculptures. It is a donation from the A.P. Møller and Chastine McKinney Møller Foundation to the Danish people. The Opera House is clad with southern German Jura Gelb limestone, and the foyer features Sicilian Perlatino marble. The wall of the auditorium facing the foyer is clad with maple wood, and the ceiling in the main auditorium is adorned with 105,000 sheets of 24 carat gold leaf, equivalent to 1.5 kilos of gold.
Monday, November 5, 2018, 19:00–22:00
Co-sponsored by: Novo Nordisk
Tuesday, November 6: Lokomotivvaerkstedet
Lokomotivvaerkstedet| Otto Busses Vej 5A | Building OBV037 | 2450 København SV
This 120-year-old Central Train Workshop with floor-to-ceiling windows and a roof structure made of wood and glass creates an atmosphere filled with natural light and impressive architecture. The rustic 9,000 m2 hall has access to a magnificent garden with pavilions and an antique ticket booth. The central workshop carried out extensive inspections of the many steam locomotives serving Copenhagen, sometimes taking eight months to inspect all the components.
Tuesday, November 6, 2018, 19:00–23:00