Venture Science Series

Interactive workshops  and talks introducing early career researchers to the building blocks of developing an idea or technology for commercial environments.

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Broaden your skillset

A series of interactive workshops and talks that will broaden your skillset and give you exposure to industry.

Hosted by the Postdoc and Fellows Development Centre and Imperial Enterprise Lab, this series will introduce early career researchers to the building blocks of developing an idea or technology for commercial environments, covering ideation, testing an idea, business strategy, building a team and more*.  During this series you will also develop transferable skills to manage your entrepreneurial journey and succeed.

*Please note IP knowledge, strategy and development will not be covered by the series as this is covered in the course How Intellectual Property Rights Can Impact Your Research. You can also watch the Imperial IP strategy video here and a talk about IP and IP law here.

ECRs who attend the series as a whole course and will be given a certificate at the end, however you are invited to attend only the sessions you feel more appropriate for you. If you are considering participating in Techcelerate or MedTech SuperConnector we strongly encourage you to register for a few of the sessions.

If you have any questions please contact Eleni: e.assargiotis@imperial.ac.uk

What’s on

Upcoming Venture Science Series events

Venture Science Series: Entrepreneurial Finance
Venture Science Series: Entrepreneurial Finance

Event dateDecember 15, 2021

Businesses formed around early-stage technologies have unique funding needs and constraints, making it a difficult landscape to navigate. This session is focused on learning more about how these ventures can be funded, how to cost them and overcome barriers and challenges involved in getting funding. Sign up

Venture Science Series: Building a Team
Venture Science Series: Building a Team

Event dateJanuary 13, 2022

Learn how to build the best team for your business with Higson consulting. Sign up

Venture Science Series: Business Strategy for Beginners
Venture Science Series: Business Strategy for Beginners

Event dateJanuary 27, 2022

Learn from Jason Mellad the best practices for building a successful business strategy, how to build a business around a concept or technology, and how to identified customer problems. Sign up