South Denmark European Office

We connect southern danish businesses, public and private actors to the European Union, its funding programmes and international networks and partnerships. Our team of EU consultants provide expert guidance, assistance with project development and network opportunities that enable southern Danish and international partners to share know-how and develop international projects that deliver growth, learning and development. The South Denmark European Office (SDEO) is a not-for-profit association and partnership between the Region of Southern Denmark and the region’s 22 municipalities.

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South Denmark European Office

S3 Strategy

The South Denmark European Office supports Smart Specialisation through its close collaboration with Business Hub Southern Denmark and Business Hub Fyn. These two independent public bodies support danish companies and build relationships between private-sector and public-sector organisations, to harness regional strengths that further Denmarks’s national Smart Specialisation and business development strategies.

Strategic R&I Projects

FUTE - Future Teaching

FUTE aims to support the modernisation of European education. The Erasmus+ project works to implement more design thinking into the educational curriculum in schools across Europe.

EDEN - Embracing Dementia

EDEN is an Erasmus+ project with relatives, health professionals, volunteers and civil society actors to build and support better collaborative care for people living with dementia.


The Erasmus+ SPISEY project works to improve social inclusion of European youth by creating inclusive school and learning environments for all.


The Erasmus+ DISH project aims at bridging the “missing link” between the progressive digitalisation of the healthcare sector and the lack of eHealth and innovation skills among health and social care professionals.

Co-Creating Welfare

Co-Creating Welfare aims to build skills in health and social care, education and youth. The Erasmus+ project has developed new curricula, education methods and training courses for professionals in the welfare sector.


Working Group Leaders

Latest Updates

  • By Helle Bech Sørensen-Hylle

HORIZON-MISS-2024-SOIL-01-01: Danish public-private partnership interested in joining a consortium

The Odense Fjord Collaboration is searching for a consortium to join under the HORIZON-MISS-2024-SOIL-01-01 (Living Lab).

  • By Ewa Chomicz

ERRIN welcomes new network Chairs

The ERRIN Management Board has appointed three co-chairs to the network. The three postholders will work together as a troika to guide the network in a collaborative manner in the period of 2024-2025.

  • By Allan Nordby Ottesen

Odense University Hospital search for Intereg call partners for Fair Access to Digital Health Communication

The research and innovation unit CIMT (Centre for Innovative Medical Technology) at Odense University Hospital in the Region of Southern Denmark is in search of an opportunity to join forces in a consortium to tackle the challenges in healthcare collectively. The Interreg call focuses on fair access to digital health communication.

  • By Helle Bech Sørensen-Hylle

Test bed on NEB Food Innovation looking for consortium to join

A Testbed on NEB Food Innovation is looking for consortium to join: Transforming an old factory building into a “food experience factory” in accordance with NEB principles.

  • By Gianpiero Petruzziello

Ten European cities awarded with the EU Mission Cities Label

On 12 October, the European Commission awarded the first ten European cities with the Label of ‘EU Mission Climate-Neutral and Smart Cities’ for their plans to achieve climate-neutrality by 2030.  The EU Mission Label symbolises a crucial milestone, not only recognising the comprehensive plans of these cities to achieve climate neutrality by 2030 but also serves as a catalyst for facilitating access to both public and private funding to support these ambitious goals. 

  • By Greater Copenhagen EU Office

Erasmus+ exchange hosted by the Danish regional EU offices

On 8 November, the four Danish regional EU offices (South Denmark European Office, North Denmark EU Office, Central Denmark EU Office, Greater Copenhagen EU Office) are hosting an event highlighting products and good practices from Erasmus+ projects. It will take place at Avenue Palmerston 18 from 09:00-17:00.