Design of Loving Birth Environments

Cancelled due to Covid 19: GynZone Conference 2021. Wednesday January 27th 2021 at the University College in Copenhagen

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Cancelled due to Covid 19: We aim to host an online event in January 2021.



Welcome to a full day of inspiration with lovely colleagues and the latest research.

GynZones annual conference, January 27th 2021 in Copenhagen – English edition 🙂

If you prefer Danish, come to the Danish version in Viborg 2 February 2021.

Breakfast, lunch, and refreshments are served during the conference, and after the closing keynote speaker, we wind down with network, wine, and light refreshments.

Time and place:
January 27th 2021 (Thursday)
9 am – 6 pm
University College Copenhagen
Sigurdsgade 26
2200 Copenhagen N.
  • Registration and a light breakfast 9-10
  • Keynote program 10-17
  • Wine or soft drinks, sandwiches and networking with colleagues 17-18
Early Bird until October 1st 2020: 1.000 DKK + 25% VAT.
After 1st October the price is 1.300 DKK + 25% VAT.

Keynote Speakers

Lillian Bondo. Midwife. President, Nordic Federation of Midwives

Four decades of birthplaces and workplaces in Denmark

Anna Knakkergaard. Medical doctor and clinical hypnotherapist

Hypnosis – an underestimated birth helper

Eva Sommer. Therapy Manager, Linde Gas

Nitrous Oxide and the environment. Focus on work environment for staff attending births

Tine Wrønding, Medical doctor. Gitte Ulriksen, Specialist midwife. Nordsjællands Hospital, Hillerød

Obstetrical interventions: does the birthing room environment alter the need for interventions?

Maj-Britt Schultze Romme. Head midwife, Slagelse Hospital

Sensory birth rooms - from idea to reality. A special focus on the work environment for midwives and doctors

Eva Wennerwald. CEO, Wavecare

How to design a reassuring sensory birth room

Ane Søby Eskildsen. Head of Communications, Chromaviso

Accommodating the phases of birth with sensory lighting. Experiences from Kolding Hospital

Mie Hammershøi. Midwife, Midwife, Hjemmefødselsordning Sjælland

Home births: to support and influence the birthing room when the midwife is “guest”

Louise Timm. Doula, Copenhagen Doulas

The doula and her role for comfort and continuity in childbirth