Starting a Biotechnology Business – How Badir for Biotechnology Can Help You Workshop is designed for:
1. People with a new idea for a biotechnology or related business including: scientists, engineers and clinicians
2. Participants on the Badir for Biotechnology pre-incubation program
Attendees need have no prior knowledge of Biotechnology Businesses, but should have some scientific, technical or clinical knowledge of biomedical science or biotechnology.
Badir for Biotechnology supports new businesses in medical, environmental, agricultural and industrial biotechnology and in areas such as bioinformatics and bionanotechnology.
Contents of the workshop
Starting a Biotechnology Business – How Badir for Biotechnology Can Help You Workshop
Part One – Badir for Biotechnology
Introduction – Describes the purpose of Badir for Biotechnology and explains why Biotechnology businesses are important for the future of Saudi Arabia
What it takes to start and succeed with a biotechnology business?
Programs and Services - Provides information about the Programs and Services that Badir for Biotechnology offers.
BREAK FOR A COFFEE AND TEA
Part Two - Examples – Case Studies of Biotechnology Businesses
The presenters will give examples of biotechnology businesses that they have been closely involved with. The emphasis will be on the business model that each business adopted, rather than the technology. For example, we will examine the approach to fund raising taken by each business, the style of marketing and the management of the business
Part Three - Applying for Support from Badir for Biotechnology
What is on Offer and how do you get that support.
The Badir for Biotechnology Application form –
What questions are we asking – and why.
What are our “ideal” answers?
How can we help you find the answers?
BREAK FOR PRAYER TIME
A certificate will be given to everyone who successfully participates in the Starting a Biotechnology Business – How Badir for Biotechnology Can Help You
Each attendee at the workshop will be invited to discuss their business and technology ideas individually with an experienced member of the Badir for Biotechnology team.
Attendees will be sent invitations to attend future workshops on planning and operating a biotechnology business.