WORKS4U invites you to participate in the workshop dedicated to theme “Bridging Academia & Industry in Chemistry and Life Sciences”, which will take place on May 30th, from 14:00 to 17:30, Sala Ágora, at FCT-NOVA.
We are pleased to announce the programme below and the panel of speakers for this session (see flyer). Our ambition is to promote a dialogue and discuss the gap that exists in Portugal between Academia and Industry, focusing on the Chemical and Biopharmaceutical Sectors, covering specific areas in Chemistry and Life Sciences of our Research Units.
The objectives are to discuss the needs of these Sectors and how the research developed in Academia can meet with Industry for:
1) Innovation and translation of research;
2) Technological development;
3) Training of Human resources;
4) Highly qualified scientific employment.
14:00 | Opening session: Isabel Rocha, Pro-Rector of NOVA and Coordinator for Entrepreneurship
14:15 | Stephan Hashmi, Professor & Vice-President Research & Transfer, University of Heidelberg
15:00 | Isabel Caetano, Member of the Board - Portuguese National Innovation Agency - ANI
15:20 | Heitor Costa, Executive Director - APIFARMA
15:40 | Carlos Martins, Head of Innovation and Technology GALP
16:00 | João Paulo Crespo, Coordinator of the Research Units at FCT NOVA
16:20 | Round Table: “How research in Academia meets Industry in Chemistry and Life Sciences?”
17:15 | Final Remarks & Moscatel de honra
The session is open but do please register at:
Organization of WORKS4U
Teresa Santos Silva
Teresa Sequeira Carlos