BioBusiness Summer School is an introductory course for academics who are contemplating a career switch to industry and young professionals in their first industry jobs. This course will help you jumpstart your business career in the Life Sciences industry. During the five day programme you will learn the basics of the main business topics, such as product development, intellectual property rights, business models and finance. You will also gain insight into the world of Life Sciences companies, meet leading business people and expand your international network.
By the end of the course, participants will:
SUBJECTS TAILORED TO THE LIFE SCIENCES INDUSTRY
The first four days (24-27th of June) of the BioBusiness Summer School takes place at the WCW Congress Centre located on the Amsterdam Science Park. Address: Sciencepark 123, 1098 XG Amsterdam (see map below) The entrance is located on the left side of 'Hoofdingang CWI'
The location of the last day of the programme (28th of June) will be announced soon.
The BioBusiness Summer School was set up in 2008 as an initiative of the Academic Medical Center Amsterdam. It was set up in close collaboration with several Life Sciences research institutes and companies in The Netherlands. Since 2011 BioBusiness Summer School has been organised by Hyphen Projects.
Hyphen Projects is a specialized project office that initiates, develops and organizes career fairs, network events, websites and other formats for the Life Sciences and related sectors. Our projects, originating from our own initiative but also in collaboration with other parties or at the request of clients, aim at bringing professionals and organizations within the Life sciences field together. We specifically strive to connect science to business.
Founded in 2004, Hyphen Projects has built an extensive track record in developing and organizing sector-specific exhibitions, conferences and related projects. For instance, Hyphen Projects is initiator and organizer of the biggest Life Sciences career fair in Europe: BCF Career Event, organised since 2005 in The Netherlands and since 2016 in Belgium. Other projects that have succesfully been launched and organized by Hyphen Projects are, amongst others BCFjobs.nl, Innovation for Health and BDP Life Sciences.