Over 120 founders will participate in the third edition of the Venture Day on 20th November this year. The event, held in Gdansk Science and Technology Park belonging to the Pomeranian Special Economic Zone, is a chance to find investor or to cooperate with a large corporation. This year founders will participate not only to raise funds but also to establish business partnerships with major companies operating in open innovation.

Venture Day is modern, but already proven formula of networking and awareness raising.

This is a unique chance to cooperate and verify your business idea which originates in science. Patronage over the event covered, as each year, the National Centre for Research and Development, which also invites to Science & Business Mixer, hosted by the City of Sopot at the end of the conference.

21 inventors will present their ideas to capital funds and representatives of R&D centers. This year organisers went a step further. Well, anyone who does not qualify for speed dating still has the opportunity to actively participate in Venture Day. A key element of this event is an opportunity to meet the originators of the institutions that can support scientists in further business development. A capital fund Black Pearls VC will provide them with individual consultations.

An important element of the event is a seminar part. It has been divided into three sessions: R&D, VC and Technology Transfer & Commercialization. During these sessions outstanding professionals, experts R&D centers of major corporations, such as, among others, Philips and Samsung, representatives of such institutions as m.in National Centre for Research and Development, Foundation for Polish Science, Venture Capital funds, business angels and experienced scientists will share their knowledge in the broad sense of innovation, inventiveness and implementation of R&D results to the market.

Agenda and registration available at the official website of the event: www.ventureday.pl