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New York Climate Week 2024

A Danish delegation will attend this year’s New York Climate week to engage in discussions and highlight climate action.  

This year, Climate Week NYC is being held September 22 – 29, 2024. The event takes place every year in partnership with the United Nations General Assembly and is run in coordination with the United Nations and the City of New York.

This year’s theme: It’s Time. 

Even though we’re investing more than ever in clean energy and net zero technologies, 2024 started off with the hottest temperatures on record. Last year also broke the 1.5-degree Celsius average increase.

New York Climate Week brings together leaders from business, technology, politics, academia, and civil society to push the green transition forward and inspire others to take action. This year, the theme of the New York Climate Week is It’s Time.

AgriFood will have a central role at this year’s New York Climate week with a focus on advancing sustainability in nature and food systems. Topics include agriculture, agroforestry and forests, food’s journey, food waste, regenerative farming, Indigenous land management, carbon sequestration, climate-friendly diets, land restoration, conservation, and healthy soils.

Denmark at New York Climate Week

The Danish food cluster will be represented at New York Climate Week 2024 with an exciting program. Stay tuned for further updates on specific events and sessions where you can meet the Danish delegation.

AQUA 2024 in Copenhagen

Experience the Danish aquaculture industry August 26-30 at AQUA 2024 in Copenhagen.  

Transforming food systems is essential to reduce climate impacts and ensure food safety and security for billions. Aquaculture has the potential to contribute by being environmentally responsible, minimizing climate impact, and providing efficient protein production. 

AQUA 2024 will comprise a scientific conference, trade exhibition, industry forums, workshops, student events and receptions. The event will highlight the latest aquaculture research and innovation to underpin continued growth of this exciting food production sector. 

It will be a showcase for Denmark, and its innovation leadership in several key technologies crucial for future aquaculture, but also a meeting and exchange platform for experts from around the world. 

Look forward to the Aquaculture Industry Forum at AQUA 2024, where Food Nation will moderate several panel discussions on Tuesday, August 27.  

Exhibitors from Denmark:  

North Aquaculture  


Aquasearch Ova 




Plast solutions 

Port of Hirtshals / Hirtshals Havn 

FREA Solutions 

DESMI Pumping Technology 







MUTAG – a part of Lynddahl  

Danish Export – Fish Tech  

CM Aqua Technologies  



Dania Plast  

A-Consult Aqua  


Denmark Danish Export – Fish Tech  



Billund Aquaculture 




Salling Plast Energy 

Hydrotech by Veolia 

Fouling Cure 


Simatek Bulk Systems 

Aller Aqua 



Meet Danish companies and organisations at COP16 in Cali, Colombia

A delegation from Denmark will be attending COP16 (Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity) from October 21 to November 1 in Cali, Colombia. The delegation will showcase Denmark’s esteemed tradition of public-private partnerships and innovative solutions related to biodiversity. 

This annual conference is an important event for global stakeholders committed to environmental sustainability and biodiversity.

Engage with Danish stakeholders

While specific networking activities are still being finalized, COP16 offers an unparalleled opportunity for decision-makers to connect with Danish experts and explore potential collaborations. We encourage you to meet with the Danish stakeholders and participate in informal networking sessions.


Why connect with Danish stakeholders at COP16?

  • Discover cutting-edge technologies and solutions in biodiversity management and sustainability.
  • Explore potential partnerships with leading Danish companies and organization known for their successful public-private collaborations.

Stay tuned for further updates on specific events and sessions where you can meet the Danish delegation. We look forward to fostering meaningful dialogues and collaborations at COP16.


The Danish delegation at COP16: 

A.P. Moller Capital  


Anemo Robotics ApS  



cBrain A/S  

Circle Consulting  

Danish Agriculture and Food Council  

Danish Cultural Institute, Brazil  

Danish Shipping  

Danske Bank  

Finance Denmark  

Fonden Planetary Responsibility Foundation  

Food Nation  

Global Maritime Forum  

ISO Sustainable Finance  


Nordea Asset Management  

Novo Nordisk A/S  






Slow A/S  

Urban Agenda  


World Climate Foundation 




Danish Industry 

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark 

State of Green 

The Danish Ministry of Environment 

Join Danish delegation in California for climate smart dairy production and biogas solutions

The Danish Minister for Food, Agriculture, and Fisheries, Jacob Jensen, will lead a business delegation to California from September 9-13, 2024.

This visit will focus on exploring opportunities within dairy farming, dairy processing, and biogas sectors, aligning with California’s commitment to green transitions and sustainable practices.

Key focus areas

  • Danish dairy farmers and their suppliers are renowned for their high productivity and low greenhouse gas emissions. Their expertise and cutting-edge technologies are in high demand, particularly in California’s progressive agricultural sector.
  •  Denmark is a leader in biogas production, offering sustainable solutions that are crucial for the green transition in agriculture. This delegation will showcase these advancements, emphasizing the mutual benefits of collaboration.

Engage with Danish government representatives, companies and organizations

During the visit, the Danish delegation will meet with key decision-makers in California’s dairy and biogas industries. This is an excellent opportunity for stakeholders to engage directly with Danish experts and explore potential collaborations.


Why meet with the Danish delegation in California?

  • Discover Danish technologies and practices that lead the way in sustainable dairy farming and biogas production.
  • Engage with world-leading experts and explore partnerships that can drive mutual success in green transition efforts.

Stay tuned for further details on specific meetings and networking opportunities where you can connect with the Danish delegation. We look forward to fostering productive dialogues and collaborations during this visit.



Danish Agriculture & Food Council, Danish Industry, Danish Chamber of Commerce, and Trade Council’s food & agriculture team in North America have cooperated on this delegation with Food Nation as a branding partner 

Paris Olympics 2024: Meet the chefs driving Danish and French gastronomic excellence

How are new products and solutions changing in French and Danish high-end gastronomy?

Join a breakfast talk with the Danish Minister for Industry, Business and Financial Affairs, Mr. Morten Bødskov, French and Danish top-chefs Paul Marcon and Brian Mark Hansen, director Flemming Nør-Pedersen from the Danish Agriculture and Food Council and Wonderful Copenhagen CEO, Mikkel Aarø-Hansen, moderated by French editor and journalist David Barroux.

The panel will discuss how French and Danish high-end gastronomy are changing to adapt new products and solutions. With an increased focus on taste, organic and low emission food, high-end gastronomy can impact the food production of the future and is shaping food products and value chains for everyone in the two countries.

At this talk, the development for both consumers of high-end culinary experiences and for everyone else is discussed. A light breakfast menu, designed by Paul Marcon and Sebastian Holberg Svensgaard will be served.

The talk will take place at a unique long table designed by BRIQ Architects inside a contemporary installation made for the purpose by VisitDenmark. There will be installations highlighting the Danish products and solutions and the Danish value chain of companies that enable the high level of gastronomic excellence that Denmark is known for – and which trickles down and results in better food for more people – including in Denmark’s export destinations.

Audience: The talk is open to journalists (both consumer and business media), influencers, the Bocuse d’Or organization, business organizations, business forums as well as local and international politicians

Registration: Please send an email to with your name and title, to register for the event.


  • 9.15: Pavilion open to guests
  • 9.25: Talk starts, welcome by moderator
  • 9.30-9.35 Welcome and opening speech
    Danish Minister for Industry, Business and Financial Affairs, Mr. Morten Bødskov
  • 9:35-9.50 Chef’s dialogue: Trends and tendencies on how products and solutions in French and Danish high-end gastronomy are developing
    Mr. Brian Mark Hansen, Danish chef and Bocuse d’Or winner 2023 and Mr. Paul Marcon, French Bocuse d’Or candidate and chef at Maison Marcon
  • 9.50-10.05 Top chefs in conversation: How the agrifood value chain is part of innovation within high-end gastronomy
    Mr. Brian Mark Hansen, Danish chef and Bocuse d’Or winner 2023 and Mr. Paul Marcon, French Bocuse d’Or candidate and chef at Maison Marcon, Mr. Flemming Nør-Pedersen, Director, Members & Markets, the Danish Agriculture and Food Council, Mr. Mikkel Aarø-Hansen, CEO, Wonderful Copenhagen, Mr. Mikkel Borg Bjergsø, founder, Mikkeller
  • 10.05-10.15 Questions from journalists
  • 10.15-10.45 Danish Tasting Experience: “Make it sweet, salty, cold and hot”
    with Mikkeller, Iskilde, Lakrids by Bülow
  • 11:00 Pavilion open to the public


The event is held in collaboration with Wonderful Copenhagen, Danish Agriculture & Food Council and VisitDenmark.

Biofach 2024

BIOFACH 2024: Explore Denmark’s organic solutions at the Nuremberg fair. 

The leading organic food sector gathers once again at BIOFACH in Nuremberg, Germany from the 13th to 16th of February. Come by the Danish pavillion to visit more than 20 food companies, offering organic and innovative products; see the full list below.

Denmark will be represented at Biofach, to enhance the leading Danish providers within organic and climate-friendly food production.

BIOFACH is the world’s leading trade fair, gathering stakeholders from different areas of the value chain, that share the same values and environmental desires for the food industry. As the international interest for an organic and sustainable future continues to grow, a variety of international stands will allow for sharing of ideas, inspiration and innovation within the organic community.

Taking part in the organic food fair allows for:

  • Networking: Over 20 companies from all areas of Denmark are participating at the fair, in order to establish global connections.
  • Experiencing: The perfect place to experience the innovative trends and developments that act as a foundation for Denmark’s sustainable food production.
  • Learning: An exchange of ideas and perspectives will satisfy one’s hunger for knowledge from Danish proffesionals within the field.

The following Danish companies are present at Biofach 2024:


Danish Agro & Biogas Alliance –  Poland 2024

Advancing Sustainable Agriculture and Energy Solutions

Join us for a key event highlighting the agro and biogas sectors. The event offers a unique opportunity to connect with Danish companies at the forefront of innovative and sustainable green energy solutions.

Strengthening Partnerships

Leveraging the strong trade relations and shared commitment to climate-friendly practices, this event is focused on transforming the agricultural sector into a more sustainable and efficient model.

Connect and Innovate

Engage with leading Danish businesses to explore advanced solutions in areas like automation, biogas, and sustainable agriculture. This is an opportunity to network, gain insights into cutting-edge technologies, and discover how these can be integrated into your operations for a greener future.

Why Attend?

Participate in this event to form valuable business relationships, learn about the latest sustainable technologies, and contribute to the growth and innovation in the agro and biogas sectors. You can meet:

Gulfood 2024

Meet Danish companies at this year’s Gulfood in Dubai. Gulfood is one of the world’s largest annual business-to-business food & beverage exhibitions, welcoming food and beverage professionals from all corners of the globe.

Launched as a biennial event in 1987, the exhibition has grown to promote food and beverage trade between more than 125 countries annually, enabling 5000+ providers of raw materials and ingredients to showcase the latest trends and innovations that are shaping the future of food and beverage consumption worldwide. Traditionally, the expo attracts over 100,000 visitors from 200 different countries. Of these, 40 percent come from the UAE, and 60 percent come from the rest of the world.

The 5 days of exhibition take place in Dubai World Trade Centre – a central hub for international trade and commerce. Denmark has a strong presence at this years Gulfood at a pavillon organised by Danish Industry, DI.

You can meet the following Danish companies:

ProWein 2024

Meet Danish companies and potential business partners at ProWein on March 10th, 2024 in Germany!

For over 25 years, ProWein has been the world’s leading trade fair for wine and spirits, where professionals in the wine, trade, production, and gastronomy industries come together for three days of concentrated business activities. Normally, there’s a waiting period of around 10 years to secure a booth for wine, but with their new concept ‘Same but different,’ Mixology International has the opportunity to gather 10 innovative Danish companies for a joint export initiative at ProWein in Hall 5, the spirits hall.

German buyers have a strong focus on Nordic products, and with over 60,000 international visitors and thousands of journalists in attendance, there are high expectations for ProWein 2024 and the opportunities it creates for international sales.

You can meet following companies at the pavilion of Denmark, organised by Danish Industry, DI:

FOODEX Japan 2024

Join FOODEX Japan and be inspired by the latest product news and trends within the entire food industry. 

Denmark will once again take part in FoodEx Japan in 2024 organised by The Confederation of Danish Industries, DI and co-organised by Bio aus Dänemark. The high standard of food quality, organic, and sustainability within the Danish products will be represented at the Danish Pavillion.

Visit the Danish stand for a professional and innovative experience. Establish meaningful business connections and learn the latest trends within the Danish food sector.

FOODEX is the leading food industry’s global event since its first exhibition in 1976, representing countries from all over the world. At the FOODEX Japan in 2023, 2,562 exhibitors representing 60 countries took part, providing an exceptional experience for 73,789 visitors.

Join us at the Danish stand for delicious tasters and informative dialogues.