Webinars

 

 

Organized by MCAA Co-organized by MCAA

 

Upcoming

28 Jun 2019

BSB-webinar: How could scientists capture more value through blockchain technology?

The webinar will provide participants with a basic understanding of blockchain technology and how it can be used to foster innovation.
16 Aug 2019

THE SECRET LIFE OF MICROBES

In this webinar, you will be introduced to microorganisms and their role in the environment. Learn how they play a critical role to the survival of our planet and how they influence our lives in positive and negative ways.

On demand

07 Mar 2019

BSB-webinar: Design your Success

Our speaker, Mohammad Rezaei, gives a talk on the key to success. If you consider how many tons of books about success burden shelves worldwide, it's clear how many people want to achieve it. But with so many options, it can be hard to know which is the best one. In this webinar, we take a look at some time-honored truths and real examples it might be useful to remind yourself of. This webinar doesn’t lay down inflexible rules for you to dogmatically apply to your life. It rather offers brilliant and unique ideas designed to inspire you to carry out your own experiments and craft a routine that suits your needs. Dr. Mohammad Rezaei is the chair of the Marie Curie Alumni Association Austrian Chapter and a postdoctoral researcher in Johannes Kepler University Linz. He is a passionate, creative and inspirational explorer who brings excitement, focus and leadership to open-minded, engaged and curious audiences. More info: www.mohammadrezaei.ga
23 Jan 2019

Effective leadership for successful research & innovation(paid event)

In this webinar central aspects of effective leadership and management of staff are discussed, including the impact on achievement of goals in general  and as relevant to quality research and innovation as well as to the wellbeing of people.
21 Dec 2018

BSB-webinar: Oceanogami: an ongoing experiment from academia to business

Are you thinking to be an entrepreneur? Are you thinking to move from academia to the business world? In this talk, I discuss my personal experience moving from academia to the business world. I talk about an ongoing experiment (Oceanogami), including challenges and lessons learn in the very first steps of moving to business and being an entrepreneur. I hope this talk will engage you to jump from the pool to the ocean.
30 Nov 2018

BSB-webinar: The innovation journey from research results to product

The innovation journey from research results to projects webinar will provide participants with an understanding of the key steps in the innovation journey that identifies research results with potential and brings them to market. The session will be delivered by the MERLIN project and will delve into the key aspects of engaging customers and finding finance. The webinar will deal with the following concepts: - An overview of the innovation journey - What are customers and why should I care? - Converting interviews to concepts - The entrepreneurial mindset - Different strategies for financing About the MERLIN project: MERLIN aims to support researchers and SMEs in the commercialisation enterprise through equipping them with new methodologies, skills and knowledge for approaching the innovation journey, creating connections with potential partners through organised meet-ups and identifying relevant support services available for the individual’s stage and maturity. MERLIN will especially target researchers who have previously received EU financing. MERLIN has been financed by the European Union in the context of the Innovation Radar under the Digital Single Market strategy.
14 Jun 2018

BSB-webinar: Do I want to be an entrepreneur?

Our speaker, Rahul Bansal from the Climate-KIC, will give a talk on entrepreneurship and innovation. Are you thinking of your future…? Are you sitting on exciting ideas but not sure what to do with them? Will you work for a large organisation or do you want to start your own? Come to explore an entrepreneurial journey! Think through the possibilities and pitfalls of starting a venture. The objectives of the workshop will be to develop better understanding of entrepreneurship and business models. We will explore new ideas, develop ideas into business models and think through possibilities and pitfalls of starting a business. Let us come together to generate new ideas that offer solutions to world’s global challenges.