FastTrac Tech Venture is a 30-hour course with a proven framework to help researchers successfully launch their own technology- and science-based businesses.

FastTrac Affiliates teach the courses in an interactive, group-oriented environment, where participants are encouraged to network with one another to grow their business ideas into the next great technological and scientific innovations.

During the course, to be held on July and September 2017 at the CREA UniCa (via Ospedale 121, 09124, Cagliari), researchers will learn strategies useful to grow their own research into an actual business capable of collecting investments.

Understanding customer development and business model, planning for financial success, building and compensating your organizational team, protecting the business and your intellectual property and identifying funding and working with investors are among the themes to be lectured during the course. Applications can be submitted no later than July 10th, 2017.

On completion of the course, a Kauffman – FastTrac certificate will be issued.

For further information on how to apply, see the CREA UniCa website.