This workshop will explore how entrepreneurship and innovation are driving today’s economy and helping businesses compete in the global market. It will also analyze how universities can participate in the process of technology transfer and also help educate the entrepreneurs of the future.
The workshop is jointly organized by Istanbul Aydin University’s International Academic Relations Office, Technology Transfer & Project Management Office and Incubation Istanbul. Technology Transfer Offices and Incubation Centers of universities, academics, business leaders and related public agencies are invited to take part in the workshop. We cordially invite IAU’s partner universities to attend and participate as panelists.
Topics include: Global trends in innovation; public sector innovation and innovation policies; innovative industries; funding innovation
ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INVESTMENT
Topics include: Entrepreneurship ecosystem; investment models of public and private funding of start-ups; what entrepreneurs want and investors expect; impact of culture on entrepreneurship;
Incubation Centers and starts-ups
EDUCATING INNOVATIVE ENTREPRENEURS OF THE FUTURE
Topics include: Entrepreneurship education; the skills entrepreneurs of future should have; the role of universities in educating tomorrow’s innovators and entrepreneurs.