This course aims to lead the PhD student through the basic concepts of understanding the potential of scientific innovation to create value for society. Skills at developing its own academic profile, powering new ideas and research delivery, and implementing technology transfer will be provided.
Course contents summary
What is innovation.
Skills to guide a professional scientific career to the market.
The impact of scientific and technological results on economy and society. Case studies in the Pharma-Biotech and other contexts. Comparison of innovation to existing solutions. Simulation of communication plans required in the different target destination. Key messages. Assessment of the economic potential of your idea. Start-up and new business: description, challenges, risks and available instruments.