Many scientific and technical professionals, while experts in their respective fields, have little academic and professional background in business management. Managerial and business skills however are key to making science- and technology-based projects and research implementable, feasible and sustainable.
Accelerate: Building Business from Science and Technology* provides participants with much-needed managerial skills, with modules on strategic thinking, finance, marketing, human resources, entrepreneurship, and legal issues.
Participants will learn in an optimal period of time to develop their entrepreneurial skills, acquire a command of management tools, and apply their knowledge and research in the business world. The program therefore aims to realize their full managerial potential and broaden their professional opportunities.