What is Entrepreneurship for Scientists?
This workshop series is targeting scientists who would like to enrich or develop a personal entrepreneurial skillset & business competencies, know more about opportunities how to navigate innovations from „the lab“ to society or who would simply like to engage in entrepreneurial thinking. These workshops are free of charge to scientists from all faculties and institutes of TU Wien. Registration required.
Take a look at our #E4s events!
#E4s - Applying circular thinking to your spin-out
09:00 - 12:30 pm | Online
Transforming the Economy to become more regenerative, restorative and circular is one of the key drivers for business in the EU as well as for the increasing amount of sustainability-minded citizens. The EU Circular Economy Action Plan, alongside the Green Deal, promotes that all products in the EU need to be developed in a sustainable way. This starts with the design for the circularity of products and services but also looking at circular solutions along the entire Value Chain. Looking into ci read more...
#E4s - Public funding for your hi-tec start-up
10:00 - 12:00 pm | Online
As a founder, you are constantly in need of financial means. Public funding by AWS (and especially grants) is a means to gain them in an early stage when neither banks nor business angles are willing to take the risk and provide them. In this session, we will give some hints about the requirements and the dos and don'ts to meet them. The Austria Wirtschaftsservice Gesellschaft mbH (aws) is the Austrian federal promotional bank. By providing reduced interest loans, grants, and financial gu read more...
#E4s - Your checklist for company foundation
09:00 - 01:00 pm | Online Event
Description of the Workshop This workshop will focus on the overall process of setting up a business in Vienna. What are the forms of business entities, their advantages and disadvantages, and what are the steps and documents needed to register your company? Learn what is a shareholder agreement, when should you sign it and discover the rules and regulations you should follow when founding a company. About the lecturer – Wolfgang Graf – Partner Graf Patsch Taucher (since 2004) admitted read more...
What to consider when splitting the founding equity
10:00 - 12:00 pm | Online Event
Description of the workshop The most successful ventures are founded by entrepreneurial teams rather than individual entrepreneurs, but a large founder team can be problematic as well. In the special case of establishing a university spin-out, the number of founders is likely to be higher, the team members fulfill various roles and have a different level of commitment to the day-to-day running of the company. As a provider of resources and permissions, you can expect the university to become a read more...
Healthy high performance
09:00 - 12:00 pm | Online Event
Description of the Workshop You are expected to perform despite high stress levels. You are expected to shine despite strong competition. You are expected to move fast despite scientifically challenging experiments. You are expected to succeed despite failing every once in a while. What if we could not only accept failure but re-learn the wrong relationship we have with things that go wrong. What if we could start seeing the positive side of failing? What if we learned to see the enormous bene read more...
How to promote your technology & yourself at trade shows like a pro!
10:00 - 01:00 pm | Online Event
Conferences, trade shows and other business gatherings can be used to super-charge your business success... if you know how. Too many founders are too shy or too uneducated about how to do it, especially now when everything happens online. The right preparation, the right behavior at the event, and the right follow-up strategy are the deciding success factors. Guest lecturers Florian Kandler - Fundraising Expert and Startup Mentor Florian Kandler, startup coach and 3-time founder will share read more...
10:00 - 12:00 pm | Online Event
Corporate Branding is said to be expensive and time-consuming, its impact on a companies success simply not quantifiable. Furthermore, brand strategies require fundamental know-how on marketing – a vital obstacle for startups, small or medium enterprises. But without authentic and convincing communication even good ideas remain unseen, their sales under their potential. Guest Lecturer Florian Hämmerle The Viennese branding experts Hämmerle & Luger want to clear up misunderstandings. B read more...