Growing BE (Biotechnology Entrepreneurship) is a workshop event hosted by the Masters of Medical Biotechnology Program and EPICentre taking place on February 26th, 2016
Lead to Succeed:
This Leadership Workshop is geared towards Science students that hope to become leaders in their fields - be it research or business based. The first step to building a strong Biotechnology Entrepreneurship industry is to build a capable workforce. This workshop will inform participants about the qualities of a leader, enable them to embody these qualities, and guide them to their career goals by providing key strategies to establish themselves as leaders in their respective fields.
A perfect pitch is concise, engaging, and well-articulated and is the key to securing an award or grant, job, or investor. The steps to create and tailor a pitch for a variety of applications including: job interviews, research proposals, and investor acquisition will be presented and practised in this workshop. This workshop is geared towards Science students preparing to enter the workforce or to defend their research.
There will also be a pitch competition at the end of the workshop and the top pitches from the pitching sessions will compete for various cash prizes with the top prize being $200.
The event is free for students and $10 for non-students.