ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN PHYSICS

ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN PHYSICS

TWO-DAY INTERACTIVE PROGRAM FOR MSC, PHDS, POSTDOCS AND RESEARCHERS


Do you believe that your research can be transformed into a business, but you don’t know where to start? Or are you curious about entrepreneurship, but you haven’t thought of a business concept yet?
Entrepreneurship in Physics is an intense two-day program that allows you to explore the opportunities to start your own business in the fi­eld of Physics.  Join interactive lectures, take part in workshops by top science and business experts and listen to real-life stories of startup founders to determine if entrepreneurship is a potential career path for you.

When: Nov. 3 + Nov. 10, 2017

PROGRAM FORMAT

2 days of interactive lectures followed by hands-on exercises where you learn to put theory into practice. The program will challenge you to come up with your own startup idea develop a business case and pitch it to the expert jury panel.

FOR WHOM

For MSc, PhDs, Post-docs and researchers in the field of physics, who are interested in entrepreneurship and would like to learn the tools and frameworks to determine the commercial viability of their idea or research.

YOU WILL LEARN

  • The essential steps of starting an innovative business
  • How to translate innovation into a feasible business idea
  • How to communicate research to a broader audience
  • Ways to access markets with a business idea
  • How to pitch an innovative concept

HOW TO APPLY 

Click the Register button on the upper left side of the page and fill in a short registration form.

 QUESTIONS?

Feel free to reach out to Jessica van Gendt (j.vangendt@ixa.nl) Amsterdam Venture Studio Manager at the VU University Amsterdam.

 

Entrepreneurship in Physics is an initiative by ACE (Amsterdam Center for Entrepreneurship), Amsterdam Venture Studios and the Demonstrator Lab