Starting and running a startup requires skills that go far beyond those one researcher is being taught in formal academic programmes. Running any business requires a good working knowledge of financial management. Other skills include marketing, communication, negotiation, delegating work, leadership, time management and many others.
Learn about the entrepreneurship education and skills, find out about the academic programs, learning resources, tools and best practices.
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Which competencies do you need to provide effective services to startups?
Scientific startup entrepreneurship requires diverse skills and challenges which can be addressed by a range of services, to be provided to R1-R4 researchers..
IPR offices in universities encourage their employees, colleagues and students to develop and recognise intellectual property; they undertake to disseminate works developed by their employees and students, while making all reasonable efforts to respect the intellectual property rights of third parties..
Support in the early stages of the product conceptualisation
The Ideation (Tnufa) programme is intended for fledgling entrepreneurs who are interested in formulating and advancing an innovative technological concept to the initial R&D stage, in preparation for Proof of Concept (POC) and/or construction of an initial prototype..
Facilitating the transition from basic to applied research
Bina (Bridge. Innovate. Nurture. Advance) is a newly created scientific applied research unit, at the Weizmann Institute of Science with a mission to create an ecosystem of applicative research in which basic, fundamental research ideas and technologies are identified, nurtured, and developed into applied projects..
The Service Innovation Lab (SIL) of the innovative and entrepreneurial University of Applied Sciences of the Grisons performs education and applied research in various disciplines contributing to the development of innovations, knowledge, and solutions for society..