The summit offers investors an opportunity to network and explore business and investment opportunities in the field of science through pitch sessions and meet-and-match with researchers and spinouts from Aarhus University.
The cases attending will cover a wide spectrum ranging from biotech & pharma to nanoscience and more.
When and where
May 9, 2023
Aarhus Investor Summit | Science Edition will take place at INCUBA Navitas in central Aarhus.
Who should attend
The event is for active investors with an interest in science and commercialization of research.
Moderator: Mai Louise Agerskov, CEO, INCUBA
13:30 Check-in & Bubbles
14:00 Welcome by Mai Louise Agerskov, CEO, INCUBA and Lone Ryg Olsen, Director of Enterprise and Innovation, Aarhus University
14:15 Keynote: ’How NLC helps spinouts enter the market’ by Thomas Kousholt, Venture Partner, NLC
14:35 Keynote: ’A look at spinouts and how universities, foundations and investors can help create viable companies in the future’ by Birgitte Nauntofte, Chairman of the board, Aarhus University
14:55 Coffee break
15:30 Keynote: ‘How do business angels invest in life science spinouts?’ by Jan Mousing, Ph.D. and Founder of VPCIR biosciences
15:50 Pitch session with five spinouts, including feedback from the panel.
Moderator: Anette Miltoft, Head of Technology Transfer Office, Aarhus University
17:30 Panel debate: ‘Is there a place for business angels in life science investments?’
Moderator: Claus Hansen, Co-Creating Venture Builder
18:00 Keynote: ‘A look into the future: Which technologies will create spinouts going forward and how can investors take part early in the process at universities?’ by Brian Vinter, Vice Dean, Technical Sciences, Aarhus University
18:20 Closing remarks by Mai Louise Agerskov, CEO, INCUBA
18:30 Meet & connect – network, wine and tapas
A list of participants will be distributed ahead of the summit to support networking and enable you to reach out to relevant people prior to the event and pre-book 1:1 meetings.
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