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Bedrijf en regio


Bedrijf en regio

Logo UHasselt Universiteit Hasselt - Knowledge in action


28, 29 & 30 October 2020

3 days workshop @ Hasselt University
Old prison - Martelarenlaan 42, 3500 Hasselt

Overnight stay (2)
YUP hotel 

Cost per participant: € 100
Includes the 3 day seminar, 2 overnight stays, catering
No show fee: € 100 (cancel after 15th of March 2020)


Workshop info

This workshop can be honored within the doctoral schools.
You will receive a certificate after attending this workshop.


The workshop consists of 2 parts:

  1. Online preparation
    You will receive a login for the virtual learning environment (powered by EIT) six weeks prior to the start of the workshop. Here you will be able to read the theory and case study and apply it to your own research.
    You have to take into account you will spend an estimated 3 hours a week during the six weeks prior to the workshop.

  2. A face-to-face workshop
    Theory will be combined with hands-on coaching via the flipped classroom approach. The workshop includes research communication and opportunity identification, defining applications and value proposition design, product vision, pitching and dragon's den:

    Day 1: From Academic Research to a Value Proposition
    Day 2: From a Value Proposition to a Business Proposition
    Day 3: The dragons Den (final presentations & review)

    Each day from 9 a.m. till 9 p.m., residential with 2 overnight stays

    The coaches are Koen Vriesacker en Marc Sonnaert (Noventus), Steven Van Hoof (Tech Transfer Office), Nils Wuytens (researcher Tacit Knowledge in Entrepreneurship from Research Center for Entrepreneurship and Family Firms UHasselt)




About the EIT
The European Institute of Innovation & Technology (EIT) is an independent body of the European Union set up in 2008 to boost innovation and entrepreneurship across Europe. The EIT brings together leading higher education institutions, research labs and companies to form dynamic cross-border partnerships – Innovation Communities - that develop innovative products and services, start new companies, and train a new generation of entrepreneurs.