From Science to Business

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  • Venue: ESADE Barcelona
  • Address: Pedralbes Campus, Building 3, Av. Esplugues, 92-96, E-08034 Barcelona
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The Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology (BIST) and its participating centres are pleased to announce the organisation of “From Science to Business”, a hands-on workshop with 5 one-day on-site sessions on entrepreneurship in research, delivered in collaboration with ESADE Business School during a 2-week period.

From Science to Business 2023 will prepare participants to:

  • Get acquainted with the business world and learn how companies create value for society and for themselves: providing more, better and healthier food, a cleaner, healthier and safer environment, and a better quality of life and wealth.
  • Understand the framework within which companies work and how they create value in a competitive environment.
  • Get a handson approach to the new venture creation process in the workshop session, and the role that science/technology plays in it.
  • See that new venture creation needs scientists and engineers, and that entrepreneurship can be an attractive career path.


Welcome event9 October 2023

Classes and workshop – 10,11, 19, 20 October 2023 from 9:00h 18:00h (except Friday 20: from 9:00h 14:00h)



Classes and workshop at ESADE – EXECUTIVE EDUCATION Building, Av. Esplugues 9296, Pedralbes, 08034 Barcelona


Addressed to

Senior and postdoctoral researchers, staff and graduating doctoral students, members of the BIST community. Researchers from other institutions are also welcome upon request and subject to availability. You can address your requests by email to

This course is designed to take place onsite at the ESADE premises to benefit from the facetoface interaction and collaborative work with professors and participants. Should the onsite format not be possible due to health restrictions, all sessions will have the option to be followed online.


BIST Community researchers or staff that wish to register should contact the Training/Talent/HHRR department from your centre. Researchers from other institutions, should email to

Cancellation policy: If you are not able to come, let us know with a minimum of 48 hours from the first session so we can offer your seat to another participant.
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