How to write a winning business plan

Friday June 28th, 11:00 - 12:00


Anyone can write a business plan, but only a few can write a winning business plan. In this interactive session we will show you how to be amongst the winners. First, we will introduce some of the basics of business planning to you. Thereafter, we will use a real case to challenge your way of thinking and provide you with valuable insights. After this sessions you will have a better understanding regarding the goal of a business plan and how to stand out from the crowd.

About Jasper Levink

Director, ttopstart
Jasper Levink received his MSc in biomedical technology in 2009 at Eindhoven University of Technology. During his education he specialised in medical imaging and image processing. In addition, he has followed multiple courses on technical management and entrepreneurship. Upon his graduation Jasper entered a product development department of Philips. Jasper has broad technical knowledge which he combines with an entrepreneurial mindset. He has now been working for nearly three years at ttopstart where he was responsible for multiple successful subsidy applications, including a Eurostars proposal that was ranked as #1 out of 306 European applications.

About Michelle Poirot

Consultant Life Sciences & Health, ttopstart
Michelle Poirot, MSc, studied innovation management in the life sciences & health at Utrecht University and VU Amsterdam. During her studies she focused on commercialization of a broad range of health innovations, including drug development and medical technology. Over the years she developed an interest in innovation strategies both at project and organizational level.

With an understanding of both scientific and business aspects of innovation, Michelle advises organisations on their innovation strategy and business development activities. She is also a certified project manager and is part of the H2020 project UTILE that evaluates over 1200 European Health projects and facilitates further commercialisation of high potential innovations.

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 announced soon!

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.