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Commercialization of Research (NorDoc Summer School 2021) Online
Provider: Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Activity no.: 3906-21-00-00There are no available seats 
Enrollment deadline: 01/08/2021
Date and time16.08.2021, at: 08:00 - 17.08.2021, at: 16:00
Regular seats20
Course fee2,520.00 kr.
ECTS credits1.60
Contact personRafel Simo Vicens    E-mail address: rafel@sund.ku.dk
Enrolment Handling/Course OrganiserPhD administration     E-mail address: fak-phdkursus@sund.ku.dk

Aim and content

Learning objectives
A student who has met the objectives of the course will be able to:

1. Ability to identify commercial potential in basic research

2. Understand the steps and processes in the commercialization process

3. Learn how to pitch a project

4. Gain insight in how to start a business

The 2-day Commercialization of research course is designed to give the participants a quick overview of how to commercialize basic research. Additionally, it will give the participants an overview of the steps when going from basic research to forming a company. The course will consist of lectures and group-work The content in the Commercialization of Research course will cover translational research, commercialization, pitching and team work.

PhD students at all levels can participate. No further experience or qualifications are required.

Relevance to graduate programmes
The course is relevant to PhD students from the following graduate programmes at the Graduate School of Health and Medical Sciences, UCPH:

All graduate programmes


Lecture, group work, discussions, oral presentations

Course director
Rafel Simo Vicens, Innovation Consultant, rafel@sund.ku.dk

Nadia Storm, senior consultant, SUND
Kamilla Rolsted, Senior Business Unit manager, SUND
Rafel Simo Vicens, Business Unit manager, SUND

16 – 17 August 2021

Course location
Online via Zoom

Please register before 1 August 2021

All applicants are asked to submit invoice details in case of no-show, late cancellation or obligation to pay the course fee (typically non-PhD students). If you are a PhD student, your participation in the course must be in agreement with your principal supervisor.

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