Programme overview

Please find the provisional programme of BioBusiness Summer School 2020 below. The subjects, speakers or order of the sessions are subject to change.

Monday     Tuesday     Wednesday     Thursday     Friday

Tuesday 23rd of June


Online walk-in
 09:00 - 10:30 Introduction to Finance Jan Kooiman, Leiden University 
 10:30 - 11:00 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 break
 14:00 - 15:00 Job application: tips from a recuiter Claudia Erwich-Faaij, CLS Services
 15:00 - 16:00 Career development: Transition from academia to industry Miriam Bujny, ProQr Therapeutics
 16:00 - 16:30 Break 
 16:30 - 17:30 Jobs & Career paths in Life Sciences Remco Jongkind, Hyphen Projects

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 online from 22-26 June 2020.

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.