Entrepreneur Workshop

Entrepreneur Workshops

Workshop and guidelines for young researchers interested in starting up their company

The following workshops will take place during the conference:

Workshop 1: “Am I an entrepreneur?”

Apply for this 90-minute workshop if you are interested in finding out which skills you already have for becoming a successful entrepreneur. Check yourself in the areas of risk-taking, structuredness, appearance, motivation and resilience.

Led by: Dr Holger Bengs, Entrepreneur, Managing Director of BCNP Consultants GmbH and Initiator of European Chemistry Partnering

Workshop 2

Apply for this 90-minute workshop if you are interested in learning more, how to define a working business model and to write it down in a business plan. You will get first insights into the business plan handbook of the business plan competition Science4Life, the business canvas and the presentation method by Guy Kawasaki.

Led by: Tobias Kirchhoff, Senior Consultant and Manager of Office Cologne at BCNP Consultants GmbH

Who should attend?

Curious people with a bachelor, master or doctorate degree in science.

How may I participate?

Please send us an informal email answering the following questions.

Please explain in some sentences why you are interested in one of these workshops and in which one.

  1. What is the status quo of your education?
  2. Do you plan founding a company?
  3. Do you have a concrete business idea?

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The workshop is limited to 12 attendees registered for the 5th Green and Sustainable Chemistry Conference.

Send your application to Dr Holger Bengs at bengs@bcnp.com.