Parallel Session 4 - Behind the scene of a business venture (Season 2)

Sunday, 29 March, 2020 - 09:00 - 10:30
coming soon

What are the factors behind the successful entrepreneurship venture or a business idea? How a researcher, being in academia, starts their own business?
- MCAA members, who started their stat-up or business, are ready to answer these questions.

After the first successful season in Vienna in 2019, second session on Behind the scene of a business venture is coming to Croatia.


Mostafa Moonir Shawrav
Mostafa Moonir Shawrav
Mostafa is a Vice-Chair of MCAA who successfully manages the internal governance & sponsorship of the Association. He led the organization of 2019 MCAA Annual Conference with more than 800 registrations and 24 parallel sessions. He is a founding member of MCAA Austrian Chapter and Research Funding working group. He was Austrian chapter chair from 2017 till 2018. His trainings and expertise include Project Management, Science Diplomacy, Intercultural Competences, and Alumni Relations. He has organized sessions and trainings on Career paths for researchers, Science Diplomacy, Entrepreneurships at national & international events including World Science Forum 2019 and European Open Science Forum 2018. He is a nanotechnology researcher based in Austria. He worked at projects funded by European Research Council, Austrian Science Fund and COST. From his masters’ work in Netherlands and research endeavours in Belgium, he gathered variety of experience and established an effective network of peers.