BIOTECHNICA 2011 International Workshop on Health Research Projects

Editor: Marion Henig

BIOTECHNICA 2011 will offer valuable insights into a major health research program set up by the European Union. One of the highlights will be a workshop on the 11 October dedicated to the “Valorisation of R&D results in the 7th Framework Programme”.

This international workshop is being organized by the EU initiative “Fit for Health”, which promotes and supports the involvement of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in EU health projects.

Biotechnology, Life Sciences and Genomics

The workshop is aimed at scientists and project managers in SMEs, research institutes, universities and hospitals. The event focuses on R&D findings generated during the course of the 7th Framework Programme and will provide practical information on patenting and intellectual property rights as well as on how to secure financial resources from venture capitalists and bankers. Participation in the workshop is free of charge. The proceedings will be conducted in English