ICSD 2022 receives generous financial support from the Novo Nordisk Foundation, the Carlsberg Foundation, the Lundbeck Foundation, and the Department of Psychology and the Center for Social Data Science (SODAS) at the University of Copenhagen. We are also grateful to the University of Copenhagen for providing the conference location.
Novo Nordisk Foundation
The Novo Nordisk Foundation is an independent Danish Foundation with corporate interests. The objective of the Novo Nordisk Foundation is twofold: To provide a stable basis for the commercial and research activities conducted by the companies within the Novo Group and to support scientific and humanitarian purposes. The vision of the Novo Nordisk Foundation is to contribute significantly to research and development that improves the lives of people and the sustainability of society.
The Carlsberg Foundation is an industrial foundation that supports basic scientific research within the natural sciences, social sciences and humanities conducted by Danish researchers and international researchers connected to Danish research environments. The funds for awards mainly come from the profits of Carlsberg A/S, in which the Carlsberg Foundation has a controlling interest. The Carlsberg Foundation was founded by Brewer J.C. Jacobsen in 1876.
The Lundbeck Foundation is a commercial foundation encompassing a comprehensive range of commercial and philanthropic activities – all united by its strong purpose; Bringing Discoveries to Lives. The Foundation is the long-term and engaged owner of several international healthcare companies – Lundbeck, Falck and ALK – and an active investor in business, science and people through its commercial investments in the financial markets; in biotech companies based on Danish research and through philanthropic grants to science talents and programmes in Danish universities and hospitals. The Foundation’s philanthropic grants amount to more than DKK 500m annually primarily focusing on the brain – including the world’s largest personal prize for neuroscience, The Brain Prize.
University of Copenhagen
The University of Copenhagen is the largest university in Denmark with almost 40,000 students. Founded in 1479, it is also the second-oldest university in Scandinavia, and ranks as one of the top universities in Europe.
Department of Psychology
The Department of Psychology at the University of Copenhagen is internationally oriented and characterized by strong and elaborate collaboration with other internationally leading research departments as well as working in partnerships with public and private institutions and organizations in Denmark.
Copenhagen Center for Social Data Science
The Copenhagen Center for Social Data Science (SODAS) is an interdisciplinary social science centre located at the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Copenhagen. Combining classic social science theories and methods with state of the art data science techniques, SODAS aspires to do cutting-edge and creative interdisciplinary research, teaching and impact in the crossroads between the social sciences and data science.