2015 International Forum

2015 International Forum From Research to Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Date: December 8, 2015
Venue: The Shanghai Science Hall, Shanghai, China

Opening Ceremony
9:30-9:45 Moderators:
Charlotte LIU, President, Springer Nature Greater China
Lin LU, Vice Chairman of the Shanghai Association for Science and Technology;
9:30-9:45 Introductory remarks
Presentation and Panel discussion
09:45-10:15 Keynote presentation 1: Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
10:15-10:45 Keynote presentation 2: The Components of a Successful Research to Innovation pipeline
10:45-11:15 Coffee Break
11:15-12:00 Panel discussion 1: The role of research institutions in creating innovations with societal impact
12:00-13:15 Lunch
13:15-14:00 Panel discussion 2: From idea to startup
14:00-15:00 Nature Awards for Mentoring in Science Ceremony - chaired by Sir Philip Campbell (Editor-in-Chief, Nature)
15:00-15:30 Coffee Break
15:30-16:15 Panel discussion 3: Researchers, innovators and entrepreneurs: the talent that drives the innovations that matter
16:15-17:00 Panel discussion 4: Creating technologies that the world wants and needs
Closing Ceremony
17:00-17:15 Moderator: Nick Campbell, Executive Editor, Nature
Closing Remarks : Kaixian CHEN, Academician of Chinese Academy of Science, Chairman of Shanghai Association for Science & Technology
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