Entrepreneurship… in Science?!

Entrepreneurship is alive and well in the Faculty of Science!
Monday, 18 November 2019 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
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This workshop is part of Global Entrepreneurship Week. It will present two researchers / entrepreneurs who have successfully translated their research into companies and applications. They will present their inspiring journey into entrepreneurship- the paths they took to achieve their goals, the pitfalls, the insight they have gained, as well as the benefits to their students and those that decide to explore entrepreneurship. An overview of resources available to both students and professors interested in entrepreneurship will also be presented.

Agenda
  • Entrepreneurship Framework in the Faculty of Sciences - (7 minutes) André Beauchemin, Jasmine Lefebvre, Hugo Lemieux - Faculty of Science
  • The Entrepreneurship Hub - (10 minutes) Kathleen Kemp - Manager, e-Hub
  • Entrepreneurship mindset - (20 minutes) Alexandre Poulain - Department of Biology
  • Entrepreneurship experience - (20 minutes) Robert Ben - Department of Chemistry and Biomolecular Sciences

There will time for questions after each presentation.
Pizza will be served, please register early!