Why invest in Odense?

Odense Robotics

– industrial robots

UAS Denmark

– development and testing of drones

Odense Health

– health and welfare technology

Odense Seed and Venture

– Bridging the gab between startups and investors

Reasons to invest in Odense

In Odense you can tap into a well-established tradition for public-private partnerships, benefit from a strong robotics network of suppliers and technology developers, get access to full scale airport allocated to the development and testing of drones and develop your products with end-user involvement throughout the process.


Get approval and access to the
European market
Get access to fully operational nursing homes and living labs with test opportunities for robots and welfare technology
Make the safe choice (Denmark has earned top rankings in the international transparency index for years)
Well-functioning cluster/ecosystem
True Triple Helix collaboration
Highly skilled workers
Municipal support
5 new startups per year (from 2016)
Invest in Odense to connect, collaborate and create with robotics, drones and health technology.
+10 institutes working with knowledge and research
+30 higher educational programs
+100 companies
+2200 people working with robotics
World class test center for drones
World class test possibilities for health technology
+10 clusters and networks
Denmark’s biggest computer at University of Southern Denmark
35.000 students
+1 mio $ invested every day in construction (2012-2022)
New light rail system (2020)
Denmark’s largest new university hospital (2022)
The joint building of Odense University Hospital and University of Southern Denmark will be one of the 100 biggest buildings in the world.
International school
Expat service system
Great social city – always something to do
Everyone speaks English
Home of Hans Christian Andersen
Denmark’s best city for cyclists (2015)

3 hours to Hamburg and 1½ hour to Copenhagen and Malmø