BioBusiness Summer School 2020 takes place in Amsterdam & Leiden.

Location 22-25th of June: WCW Congress Centre

The first four days (22-25th 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'

Route & Accessibility

We advise you to travel by public transport.

By public transport...
WCW is located close by Amsterdam Science Park Station which makes it very easy to reach by train. Please take the exit 'Science Park' (Carolina MacGillavrylaan). It takes approximately 10 minute walk from the station.

If you prefer to come by bus, you can take bus 40 from stations Amsterdam Muiderpoort and Amsterdam Amstel or Spitsbus 240 only from Amsterdam Amstel. Exit the bus at bus stop 'University College'. From there it's only a 5 minute walk.

For further information on how to travel by public transport, consult the travel planner on 9292.nl

By car...
If you are travelling by car take the A10. Exit 'Watergraafsmeer/s113' and follow signs 'Science Park'. On middenweg at Kruislaan turn right. Follow road through train tunnel and go straight on the 'Science Park' road. Turn left after the 'University College' bus stop and park at parking P1E. You first drive to P1, and than follow the signs to section E.

Car park
If you travel by car, be informed that the Amsterdam Science Park counts multiple car parking's. Car park P1E is the closest car parking to the WCW Congress Centre. You first drive to P1 and then follow the signs to section E.


Location 26th of June: Leiden University Medical Center (tbc)

On the last day (26th of June), the program takes place in the J-section of Leiden University Medical Center, located in the main building.
Address: Albinusdreef 2, 2333 ZA Leiden (see map below) At the main entrance of the main building walk towards the reception and follow the signs towards the hallway on the right. When you arrive at the J-section, use the stairs to go to the first floor. On the first floor, you can follow the signs to the different rooms

Route & Accessibility

By public transport...
We advise you to travel by public transport. Take the train to Leiden Central Station. Take the back of the drive (LUMC) and walk to the main entrance of LUMC (building 1).

By car...
If you travel by car, be informed that LUMC has a spacious car park right at the main entrance of building 1.

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.