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New materials and materials-related challenges within Big Science, 5 December

How can companies and universities join forces to benefit from technology development, innovation and business opportunities in big science facilities?



On 5 december Big Science Sweden together with Uppsala University's Ångström Materials Academy, ÅMA is arranging a half-day event in Uppsala, focusing on the major research facilities which Sweden is co-financing.

This event is a great opportunity for companies and academic scientists with interest in the big science market to meet, learn about each other's areas of expertise, and explore ways to work together towards major research infrastructures.

Time and place:

  • Wednesday, 5 December 2018
  • 08:30 13:00
  • Hubben, Dag Hammarskjölds väg 38 in Uppsala Science Park

Are you interested in presenting your company or research during the event? Please, contact Fredrik Engelmark, project manager Big Science Sweden.

More info and registration

PhD course on intellectual property rights and commercialisation

This course is aimed for PhD students and employees and includes three seminars. It will give you basic knowledge about IPR and commercialisation of research results as well as tools to find useful information from patents in your research area. The course is given by the Swedish Patent and Registration Office (Patent & Registreringsverket, PRV) and UU Innovation.

The course is organised within science & technology and medicine & pharmacy respectively, and tailored for the different disciplinary domains.

Next course takes place in the autumn of 2018 and is aimed for PhD students and employees within science and technology. Registration is closed

More information

Contact person at UU Innovation is business advisor Nhils Forslund.

The next course within medicine and pharmacy is planned to take place in the spring of 2019.