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Esbjerg Universitetspris 2021

Tue. 02. November 2021
pm. 14.00 - 16.00

Aalborg Universitet Esbjerg
Niels Bohrs Vej 8, 6700 Esbjerg

Julie Dalgaard Guldager, SDU, og Mikkel Rank Nielsen, Aalborg Universitet Esbjerg, received the prize in 2019

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Troels Larsen


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We strive to attract more students in Esbjerg and aim to create an attractive environment for students. the local business community need students as high qualified employees in their companies. That is why we pay tribute to the most talented students from Esbjerg’s two universities every year in November.

We invite students, businesses, and everyone else to the prizegiving and the celebration of talented students.

We look forward to focusing on talented students and their importance for Esbjerg and the local companies.


  1. 14:00 - 14:05 Welcome and introduction to the program, by Business Esbjerg’s chairman of the board, Flemming Enevoldsen.
  2. 14:05 The importance of this prize to the universities in Esbjerg and to the business sector in the area, by pro-rector at Aalborg University, Anne Marie Kanstrup
  3. 14:15 News from last years prizewinners
  4. 14:40 Guest speech by Peter Jørgensen, CEO Skechers
  5. 15:00 The prize-giving-ceremony
  6. 15:25 Coffee

About the prize

The prize is given to excellent students from Aalborg University Esbjerg and SDU Esbjerg to promote business orientated research.

Esbjerg has a long tradition for a strong cooperation between Esbjerg’s educational institutions and its many companies. It is possible with support from business-related funds to grant 50.000 dkk. to the prize.

Contributors to the prize:

  • The funds under Claus Sørensens Fond
  • Danske Bank Fonden i Esbjerg
  • Esbjerg Fonden
  • Lida & Oskar Nielsens Fond
  • Business Esbjerg

The selection of the prize winners are handled by Business Esbjerg based on the universitie’s nominations.

Tue. 02. November 2021
pm. 14.00 - 16.00

Aalborg Universitet Esbjerg
Niels Bohrs Vej 8, 6700 Esbjerg