Inspiration session From Research to Business

Inspiration session From Research to Business

Do you believe your research has market potential and that it could be successful? And would you like to know more about the process of marketing your research and how we can support you?

Then the Inspiration session From Research to Business on Thursday the 8th of December might be just the thing for you!

During this session:

  • You will learn more about the market potential of your research and what is needed to successfully market your research (possibly through a collaboration with an established business.)
  • You will meet entrepreneurial researchers and you will learn about their successes and failures.
  • You can ask all you ever wanted to know about marketing your research.


14.30 – 15.00: Welcome with coffee, tea and refreshments

15.00 – 15.10: A brief introduction by Anne Been, Director of Business Generator Groningen

15.10 – 15.40: ‘Great idea! Now what?’ A session with Herman Groen, Business Developer, Business Generator Groningen and Joost Breukink, Patent Attorney at the RUG

15.40 – 16.30: ‘The Road from Research to Market’ with Professor of Pharmaceutical Technology and Biopharmacy ánd entrepreneur within the field of effective medication administration, Erik Frijlink and the founders of the successful start-up Ancora Health 

16.30 – 17.00: Feel free to stay for a chat and a drink, our experts will be there to answer all the questions you might still have


Business Generator Groningen, The RUG IP team and The UMCG Innovation Center are responsible for the organisation of this event.


Space Werkcafé (Innovation Center Chemistry & Engineering, top floor, Blauwborgje 31, Groningen).


Researchers from the RUG and the UMCG can attend for free. However, we would like you to register. We look forward to meeting you!

8 december 2022

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