Founders Science Workshop

Turn scientific research into real business.

Join us!


From Scientist to Entrepreneur

14. NOV 2019

Who should join?

THE Deep Tech Expert

As Science Lead, you will primarily be involved with the core technology of the product and its competitive advantage. This provides the opportunity for you to turn a top technological skill into a reality — your very own company.

THE Engineer

the scientist
As an Engineer, you are the builder of the technology. Through your expertise in software / hardware development, you will create the core-technology of the product – mostly by coding.

The executor

You get excited by technological innovation that shape the future and you want to participate as a first mover? Your core strength is execution, and you are looking for a promising business case to commit yourself to, and the right team to join.

Turn scientific research into real business.

From Scientists to Entrepreneurs. If you are a student, work in research or just dropped your university degree course, this half-day workshop invites you to unleash your own potential. Yes, we specifically designed this workshop for PhDs, Postdocs, Master students, MBA students, researchers and scientists. Just bring your research project with you and get to know other inspiring entrepreneurs. The beauty about it? They might work on similar ideas and are looking for co-founders just like you!



Sebastian Kortmann

Innovation Expert & Serial Entrepreneur

Our Workshop Expert

Sebastian is your “partner-in-crime”and will lead you through this workshop. He is Director of the Amsterdam MBA at Amsterdam Business School (ABS), Associate Professor for Strategy and Innovation and, of course, an experienced founder.

Open up research fields


Industrial automation


Autonomous driving


Cloud infrastructure & vertical SAAS


New logistics & mobility


Process Mining & Big Data analysis


Vertical AI solutions


B2B marketplace & platforms


Crypto Infrastructure & Blockchain

Next Founders Science Workshop

14. November 2019 | 17:00