Founders Science Workshop

Turn scientific research into real business.

Join us!

FOUNDERS SCIENCE WORKSHOP

From Scientist to Entrepreneur

14. NOV 2019

  • specifically designed for PhDs, Postdocs, Students, Researchers & Scientists.
  • Test the business-readiness of your research project.
  • Get to know other top talent.
  • Learn from academic-turned-entrepreneur, Sebastian Kortmann, from Amsterdam Business School.

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

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!

AGENDA

  • 5:00 PM Easy arrival & get to know each other
  • 5:15 PM Science pitches
  • 5:30 PM Intro Sebastian Kortmann
  • 6:00 PM First working sessions in teams
  • 7:00 PM Snacks & Drinks
  • 7:30 PM Second working session in teams
  • 9:00 PM The end
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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

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Industrial automation

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Autonomous driving

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Cloud infrastructure & vertical SAAS

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New logistics & mobility

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Process Mining & Big Data analysis

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Vertical AI solutions

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B2B marketplace & platforms

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Crypto Infrastructure & Blockchain

Next Founders Science Workshop

14. November 2019 | 17:00