Programme overview

Please find the provisional programme of BioBusiness Summer School 2019 below. The programme is subject to change.

Monday     Tuesday     Wednesday     Thursday     Friday

Monday 24th of June

WCW Congress Centre, Amsterdam

 08:30 - 09:00 Registration
 09:00 - 10:30 Introduction to BioBusiness & Product Development Eric Claassen
 10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break 
 11:00 - 12:00 Introduction to BioBusiness & Product Development Eric Claassen                    
 12:00 - 13:00 Introduction to Regulatory affairs Just Weemers, Pfizer
 13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
 14:00 - 15:30 Basics of IP Marije Marsman, NKI/AVL 
 15:30 - 16:00 Coffee break
 16:00 - 17:30 IP Advanced Carine van den Brink, AXON Lawyers 
 17:30 - 18:30 Closing drinks 

TUESDAY 25TH OF JUNE

WCW Congress Centre, Amsterdam

Walk-in
 09:00 - 10:30 Introduction to Finance 
 10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break 
 11:00 - 12:00 Finance: Venture Capital Michel Briejer, Thuja Capital                                      
 12:00 - 13:00 Finance: CEO's perspective from start-up to IPO Tom van Aken, Avantium
 13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
 14:00 - 15:30 Career development I Thijn Brummelkamp, Scenic Biotech
 15:30 - 16:00 Coffee break 
 16:00 - 17:30 Career development II: Transition from academia to industry
Miriam Bujny, ProQr Therapeutics 

WEDNESDAY 26TH OF JUNE

WCW Congress Centre, Amsterdam

  Walk-in
 09:00 - 09:30

Introduction Business models Remco Jongkind, Hyphen Projects

 09:30 - 10:30 Business models I: Service company André van de Sande                   
 10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break 
 11:00 - 12:00 Business models II
 12:00 - 13:00 Business models III: Personalised medicine company Markwin Velders,
Kite Pharma
 13:00 - 14:00 Lunch 
 14:00 - 15:30 Training: the art of pitching Sangbreeta Moitra
 16:00 - 21:00 Social program & Group dinner

THURSDAY 27TH OF JUNE

WCW Congress Centre, Amsterdam

  Walk-in
 09:00 - 10:30  Business model IV: Digital revolution company Steve Glass, myTommorows
 10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break
 11:00 - 12:00  Developments & trends in biotech industry Annemiek Verkamman, HollandBIO
 12:00 - 13:00  Captain of Industry talk Cees de Jong
 13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
 14:00 - 15:30  Harvard Business Case
 15:30 - 16:00 Coffee break 
 16:00 - 17:00  Harvard Business Case

FRIDAY 28TH OF JUNE

Location tba

  Walk-in
 09:00 - 09:45 Business model V Stefan Braam, Ncardia
 09:45 - 10:30

Biotech Flagship Company Onno van de Stolpe, Galapagos

 10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break
 11:00 - 12:00 Jobs & Career paths in Life Sciences Remco Jongkind, Hyphen Projects

 12:00 - 13:00
  (2 options)

Experience story: entrepreneurship Giel Hendriks, Toxys
How to manage your employability Geertje Janssen, People in Science

 13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
 14:00 - 15:15

Meet your Match 
a.o. Friesland Campina, Merus, Genmab, Novo Holdings

 15:15 - 15:45 Coffee break
 15:45 - 17:00 Meet your Match 
a.o. Friesland Campina, Merus, Genmab, Novo Holdings
 17:00 - 18:00 Closing drinks

 

Jumpstart your career

Join BioBusiness Summer School to jumpstart your career in Life Sciences by gaining knowledge of business aspects such as product development, IPR, finance and business models. The next edition of the summer school will be organised from 24-28 June 2019 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

Why participate

The BioBusiness Summer School is a programme tailored to bridge the gap. By immersing yourself in the business aspects of Life Sciences during this programme, you will learn the basic knowledge of BioBusiness, gain insight in the world of Life Sciences companies, meet leading business leaders and increase your international network.

Employers meet talent

Is your organisation interested in early-career talents in Life Sciences? BioBusiness Summer School can get you in touch with business oriented PhDs, postdocs or Master students. More info can be found here.