Deep Tech Atelier 2018
About Deep Tech Atelier
The Deep Tech Atelier is a forum and a practical workshop dedicated to deep-tech start-up creation and further development. This entrepreneurship forum is a not only a place for discussion for all interested parties – entrepreneurs, scientists and technology developers, industry representatives, investors, government and public organization. This is a practical, hands-on workshop type forum with tangible outcomes – creation of up to ten entrepreneurial science based start-ups based on the Commercialization Reactor’s platform.
Event is hosted by the Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA)
Who should attend?
Entrepreneurs (current and aspiring) – to learn the commercialization techniques first-hand from seasoned players, to obtain encouragement and to be part of a new business creation opportunity on the spot.
Deep-tech start-ups – to learn from peers and industry, to showcase their achievements and to enlarge their network.
Researchers, scientists and technology developers – to obtain understanding of the multifaceted commercialization and business development process.
Early-stage investors and industry representatives – to get access to high-potential deep-tech start-ups.
Accelerators – to attract recruit start-ups.
Universities and research institutions – to promote their research capabilities and infrastructure.
Government officials and agencies– to have a better understanding of the ecosystem’s requirements.
Career change seekers, business and technology students, everybody interested in deep-tech and knowledge based business – to meet like-minded enthusiast and discover opportunities on-location!
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