Are you a recent graduate or are you studying towards a degree in Life Sciences or Engineering? Do you want to improve or develop your business acumen? Are you interested in meeting new people and organising events and workshops in Manchester?
Why not improving your CV by volunteering at the Innovation Forum!
Anastassia Bolotkova (Business Development Director, IF Manchester), Joie Villanueva (Marketing Director, IF Manchester), Nessima Kaabeche (Business Development, IF Manchester), Abdulmannan Fadel (Finance Director) and Octavia Borecka will be in the meeting to respond any questions you may have.
We are a non-profit organisation supported by 10,000 innovators. We seek to build connections between academia, industry and policy makers, thereby accelerating the speed of technology adoption for the benefit of the wider society.
If you love life sciences and want to develop your soft skills and gain knowledge in marketing, project management or business development, or simply want to become a STEM leader, the Innovation Forum Manchester is the place to start.
Please note that Innovation Forum is a non-for-profit organisation and this is a voluntary position.
Only a limited number of roles are available, so don’t hesitate to come along!
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
There is limited on-road parking and multi-story car parking facilities around the Manchester Campus, although spaces are limited and parking charges are expensive, so we advise that whenever possible, please use public transport.
For further information on how to arrive by Train, Bus or Metrolink please visit http://www2.mmu.ac.uk/travel/manchester/
Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?
If you have any questions, please contact Daniel Moreno ([email protected])
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Yes. If you registered but you are unable to come, you can transfer your ticket to a friend
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No, printing your ticket is not necessary
Welcome to the Innovation Forum Manchester; Daniel Moreno (President, IF Manchester)
The economy of the Innovation Forum; Peter Crane (Chief Global Business Development, Global IF)
Nicola Critchlow (Careers Consultant and link for Science & Engineering, MMU)
Daniel Moreno is the President and founder of Innovation Forum Manchester.
Daniel is a Postdoctoral Research Associate in Manchester Metropolitan University, where he investigates the effects of Ibrutinib, a Bruton's Tyrosine Kinase inhibitor, on platelet and endothelial cells in the context of chronic lymphocytic leukaemia.
Interested in entrepreneurship through leadership and innovation, Daniel has many years of experience working and leading international teams: he was Vice-chairman of the Young European Biotechnology Network, where he was also Chief Communication Officer and an Executive Board member. He has participated in the organisation of many scientific and outreach meetings in the UK, Germany, Switzeland and Spain.
Daniel is also a co-opted committee member of the British Society for Cardivascular Research, where he is working in stablishing an online presence for the society.
Careers and Employability Adviser currently involved in supporting unemployed and underemployed graduates via Graduate2Work courses. Also the faculty link for Science and Engineering
Wednesday, November 16th 2016
18:00 – 19:30 (GMT)
Manchester Metropolitan University