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Designed for young researchers curious about the possibilities of being entrepreneurial with research!
Are you keen on science entrepreneurship? Join us for this event that showcases how Oxford academics have applied their science to solve real world problems. This is an occasion to foster innovation and encourage the next generation of scientists.
We will bring together academic and industry researchers, founders and investors to explore everything from how to apply science industrially to starting your own entrepreneurial projects.
9.15 Introduction and Welcome
Spotlight on OU Spinouts:
1. Mikesh Udani (Albus Health)
2. Per Lundin (Evox Therapeutics)
3. Holly Reeve (HydRegen)
4. Aurelian Trichet (Oxford HighQ)
5. Fritz Volrath (Spintex and Oxford Biomaterials)
11.00 Panel 1: What are the needs of industry and investors?
Simon J. Hollingsworth, AstraZeneca
Noelle Gracie, Elsevier
Mary McKenna, Angel investor and Said Business School
Sam Harman – OSI associate
Don Spalinger , ICURe
12.00 Panel 2: What resources and support are available to you at Oxford?
Sarah Jones – Creative Destruction Labs at SBS
Brendan Ludden – Oxford University Innovation
Nessa Carey – Royal Society Entrepreneur in Residence
Alan Roth – Royal Society Entrepreneur in Residence
Leah Thompson – Enterprising Oxford
Chris Jones – MPLS Industrial partnerships team
13.00 Close of programme
Note: We encourage people to submit questions to the panels in advance of the event: please email your question (and indicate which panel or individual you want to answer it ) to firstname.lastname@example.org.