ATC7 - Workshop Research Career Private Sector [KUL]

The Workshop ATC7 - Workshop Research Career Private Sector was held on March 7th and 8th, 2016 at The Leuven Institute for Ireland in Europe in Leuven, Belgium

It will start with the visit of Imec on the Arenberg Campus. Meeting point: 9:30 at IMEC tower, Remisebosweg, 3001 leuven

This Workshop will be combined with the ATC2 lab course (March 10th, 11th) and the SBM5 held on March 9th, 2016.

The programme will be available below.

 

Traveling Guide to Leuven

By Plane

  • Via Brussels National Airport (BRU): The national airport receives flights from over 200 destinations in 66 countries every day.
  • It's easy to travel from Brussels national airport to Leuven by train. There are regular direct trains from Brussel National Airport into Leuven Station (13/15 minutes). Fare is 8.8 Euros. You can find more information about schedules at Belgian Railways (NMBS).

          Direct Flights Arrival at BRU

  • 8h25 from Birmingham: Brussels Airlines SN2050
  • 8h25 from Copenhagen: Brussels Airlines SN2268
  • 8h40 from Milan Malpensa: EasyJet EZYU22795
  • 9h20 from Tel Aviv: Brussels Airlines SN3294

 

  • Via Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL): This airport receives only low-cost flights (Ryanair, Wizz, etc. ) from all over Europe. It is located 50 km south of Brussels but has good bus connections with Brussels. You can use the shuttle service  -booking online is recommended - to Brussels-Midi station (50 min every 30 min) and take a direct IC train to Leuven/Louvain (NOT Louvain-la-Neuve).

 

By Train

The Brussels Midi station is the Belgian hub for international train traffic, receiving multiple high-speed trains per day from Paris (Thalys and TGV), Lille (Eurostar and TGV), London (Eurostar), Amsterdam (Thalys) and Cologne (Thalys and ICE). Every hour, there are several intercity trains that leave Brussels Midi and stop in Leuven/Louvain (30 min). For tickets and more info click here.

 

 

Schedule and Participants

Time Description Presenter
Monday 7th March
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Venue: IMEC tower, Remisebosweg, 3001 Leuven (Heverlee) - Arenberg Campus III
09:30 - 10:00 Registration for the Imec visit
10:00 - 10:45 General Imec presentation Jan Provoost
10:45 - 11:15 Presentation by HR Joris Reynders
11:15 - 11:45 Cleanroom Visit Mieke Van Bavel
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Venue: The Leuven Institute for Ireland in Europe
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch @ Irish College
14:00 - 15:30 Research & Development in a large company (Atlas Copco) Wim Bouwen
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee / Tea Break
16:00 - 17:30 Spinning out – challenges and success stories (CIMOSIS) Lou Hermans
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Tuesday 8th March
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Venue: The Leuven Institute for Ireland in Europe
09:00 - 10:05 European research funding for projects in collaboration with the private sector Stijn Delauré
10:05 - 10:50 Welcome and interactive session: “How to create value from your research?” Wim Fyen and Ilse Sienaert, LRD KU Leuven
10:50 - 11:10 Coffee / Tea Break
11:10 - 12:30 IP aspects for researchers (interactive session) Wim Fyen and Ilse Sienaert, LRD KU Leuven
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch @ Irish College
14:00 - 15:30 Valorization of research: Collaborative research with industry – licensing - spinoff creation Wim Fyen and Ilse Sienaert, LRD KU Leuven
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee / Tea Break
16:00 - 17:30 Testimonials: Elegnano, Fox diagnostics and Hammer Katrien Herdewyn, Filip Delport , ..
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End of ATC7
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Wednesday 9th March
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09:00 - 18:00 SB Meeting 5 at The Faculty Club
Name Affiliation
Antonio Ruiz Università di Milano-Bicocca
Ting-Wei Liao KU Leuven
Anupam Yadav KU Leuven
Wondimu Alemu Gebreyes University of Milan
Salvatore Cosentino KU Leuven
Giorgia Fiaschi TAU
Sanzone Giuseppe Teer Coatings Ltd
Rongsheng Cai university of birmingham
Bela Sebok DTU
Yubiao Niu UoB
Alexandra Raileanu University of Milan
Philomena Schlexer UNIMIB
Richa Pandey Tel Aviv University
Didier Grandjean KU Leuven - KUL
Anupam Yadav KU Leuven
Peter Lievens KU Leuven