To encourage entrepreneurship, the Institut Pasteur organizes a two-day workshop on the creation of start-ups in the field of life sciences.
This event, in English and called Start-me up Pasteur, is designed for PhD students, postdocs, researchers and engineers from the Institut Pasteur and interested in entrepreneurship and the creation of start-ups.
It will provide participants with the appropriate methods and practical tools to create a start-up.
This two-day workshop will include conferences and workshops in the morning. The afternoons will be dedicated to working sessions in small groups, where participants will work on a start-up business case and prepare a formal presentation in front of a jury. Participants will be divided in groups of 5 people and present their project to a jury, composed of investors. Participants will work either on the projects they will propose or on selected business cases provided by the organizers of the event.
Applications must include:
- A CV (one page)
- A short cover letter (250 words maximum)
- A brief description of the applicant’s previous experience with entrepreneurship
Optional: the project you would like to work on during working sessions (one page). Please note that the selection of projects will be done by the organizing committee.