Business Essentials for Scientists (BES) (2 ECTS) is a course aimed at doctoral students at UTU and ÅAU. After the course the doctoral student has a basic understanding of business development and commercialisation in the academia.
Come listen to entrepreneurs, researchers and other professionals with first-hand experience in:
- Working outside the academic sector
- Selling, and why it is important
- Pitching (how to present your research/idea)
- Starting your own company
- Immaterial rights
- Management and strategy in business
The course will be held on: 8.10., 10.10., 15.10., 17.10., 22.10. and 24.10. The sessions are held in SparkUp (Tykistökatu 4, Turku). Lectures and workshops are between 12:00 and 18:00 – a detailed schedule will be available later. We’re serving coffee and snacks during the day.
Read more about the course here.
In order to pass the course, 2 ECTS, attendance in ALL sessions and completing the workshop assignments are required.
Registration opens 15th of August and ends 15th of September. Register here.
Welcome to Business Essentials for Scientists 2019, 2 ECTS!
Mikko Pohjola – email@example.com