Science for Society aims to create more awareness among PhDs and Postdocs about the possibility of pursuing a career as an entrepreneur. We organise free workshops and events on entrepreneurship, have close collaboration with the AAU Inkubator, and seek to inspire young researchers through stories of AAU PhD entrepreneurs.
Upcoming Entrepreneurship events
31 May - 1 June 2018: From Research to Business (PhD course - 2 ECTS)
19-21 Sep 2018: Social Entrepreneurship Seminar 2 (TBA)
Join the AAU Inkubator
Do you want to test your business idea and find out how to commercialize it? Do you want to meet like-minded people and talk to professionals? Then join our Inkubator ASAP!
The AAU Inkubator is a place where AAU startups can get an office space and receive support, training, and counseling by AAU business developers. Also, it is a place for learning and professional back-and-forth with the other startups residing there. Check out the AAU Inkubator to find more information on opening hours, contact info, and current Inkubator residents.
Furthermore, the AAU Inkubator is always looking for experts within various fields, who are interested in joining or collaborating with start-ups residing in the AAU Inkubator. Please contact Ulla Egidiussen Egekvist for more information.
If you are interested in joining our mentorship program and having a mentor who is him- or herself an entrepreneur, please contact Ulla Egidiussen Egekvist, and we will try our very best to create a match for you.
Portraits of PhD Entrepreneurs
Hammam Abdelaal Hammam Soliman, PhD in Energy Technology, Senior Sales and R&D Engineer at Aalborg CSP and CEO at ENENCO (TBA).
Selected previous events
15 May 2018: Social Entrepreneurship Seminar 1
14 May 2018: Startup Dating
18 April 2018: Meet PhD entrepreneurs and learn about the AAU Inkubator
12 March 2018: Entrepreneurial Talent - workshop 2
7 March 2018: Entrepreneurial Talent - workshop 1
12 February 2018: Meet an AAU entrepreneur and learn about the AAU Inkubator (AAU CPH)
16 November 2017: From AAU-CHP to Silicon Valley (Plus free start-up advice)
16-17 November 2017: Science for Society Conference "Impact on Society"
23 November 2017: Women & Startups
9 October 2017: Meet PhD entrepreneurs and learn about the AAU Inkubator
3 October 2017: Idea validation & testing (in Copenhagen)
3 October 2017: Pitching, funding & startups (in Aalborg)
11 September 2017: Value in Research Workshop (in Aarhus)
31 August 2017: AAU at Work - Iværksættergrill hos Debito (in Danish)
get in contact
If you have any questions regarding entrepreneurship as a PhD or Postdoc at AAU, please contact SEA (Supporting Entrepreneurship Aalborg University) or Ulla Egidiussen Egekvist.