Programme overview

The programme for the BioBusiness Summer School 2021 is not yet confirmed. Please find the programme of BioBusiness Summer School 2020 below.

Monday     Tuesday     Wednesday     Thursday     Friday

Friday 26th of June


  Online walk-in
 09:00 - 10:00 The bumpy road from scientist to CEO Giel Hendriks, Toxys
 10:00 - 11:00

Biotech Flagship Company Onno van de Stolpe, Galapagos

 11:00 - 11:30 Break
 11:30 - 13:00 Two parallel sessions to choose from:  


'Career options in pharma' Nathalie Jansen, YIM
'New venture creation: step-by-step' Ivo Ploemen, PLSC

 13:00 - 14:00 Lunch break
14:00 - 14:45

Meet Your Match

  • Bauke Anninga, Associate M Ventures
  • Riemke van Dijkhuizen-Radersma, Genmab
 14:45 - 15:00 Break
 15:00 - 15:45

Meet Your Match

  • Marco Timmers, CEO Synthon Biopharmaceuticals
  • Pim van Hee, Innovation Manager DSM
  • Prescilla Jeurink, Scientific Consultant D2BScience
 16:00 - 16:30 Closing


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 take place from 28 June to 2 July 2021!

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.