The Accelerating Australia National Conference will be held on the 27th of November in Adelaide as part of the 2018 ASCEPT Annual Scientific Meeting.
The full day workshop, “Careers and Early Stage Biomedical Translation” will focus on how you can apply an entrepreneurial mindset to strategise for your future career, as well as showcasing the work of Accelerating Australia course participants. The workshop will be closed with a keynote speech from Professor Daria Mochly-Rosen, founder and co-director of Stanford University’s SPARK program. See the full agenda below.
The conference registration fee of AU$100 includes a light lunch and afternoon tea, and attendance at both the Careers and Early Stage Biomedical Translation Workshop (10:30 – 16:45) and the keynote presentation by Daria (17:00 – 18:00). Attendance is free for anyone paying full registration for the ASCEPT meeting.
10.30-12.15 Biomedical Entrepreneurship
How an entrepreneurial mindset can help you strategise for your future career
12.45-14.30 Accelerating Australia Early Stage Innovation Showcase
Pitches from Accelerating Australia course participants
14.30-15.00 Afternoon Tea
15.00-16.45 Working with Industry
Showcasing Success stories from the current ecosystem
17.00-18.00 Keynote: Prof Daria Mochly-Rosen
Founder and Co-Director of Stanford SPARK