Innosuisse - a funding instrument for research with companies

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Data: 26 Settembre 2023 / 09:30 - 12:30

Where: USI Startup Centre - Campus est Settore C Piano 2, Classroom: C2.09
When: 26 September, 09:30-12:30

This information event is designed for researchers who are interested in gaining a better understanding of how research can be developed with implementation partners and the available support measures. The event will feature first-hand testimonials from Innosuisse-financed projects, as well as insights from Innosuisse experts and reviewers.
The event is co-organized with USI Startup Centre.

Event programme

- 9.30 – 9.45  Arrival & coffee

- 9.45 – 9.50  Welcome, Francesco Lurati, Director of USI Startup Centre 

- 9.50 – 10.00 SRIT support for researchersBenedetto Lepori, Rector Delegate for Research Introduction 

- 10.00 – 10.40 Block 1: Innosuisse programmes and funding
Emile Dupont, Innosuisse Head of Knowledge and Technology Transfer & Dario Corica, Mentor Innosuisse

- 10.40 – 11.30 Block 2: what makes an innovation project successful? Panel discussion
Giuseppe Perale, USI Professor and Innosuisse Expert
Adriano Nasciuti, ZHAW Professor and Member of the Innosuisse Innovation Council
Luca M. Gambardella, USI Pro-Rector for Innovation and Corporate Relations 

- 11.20 – 11.50 Block 3: success cases of collaboration with industry (Cases: DXT, Malcisbo)
Slobodan Lukovic, USI Senior Research Associate, Fabio Grassi, IRB Mucosal Immunology Group Leader

- 11.50 – 12.00 Q&A and closing

- 12.00 – 12.30 Networking lunch

Enrollment: Click here