Brazilian and Swiss researchers transforming their researches into market innovations
The Swiss Federal Council has reconfirmed the importance of Switzerland’s bilateral collaboration with Brazil on Education, Research and Innovation for 2017-2020, University of St.Gallen (HSG) is at the core of this strategy due to its national role as “Leading House.”
swissnex Brazil in collaboration with the University of St.Gallen (CLS HSG), HSG Center for Entrepeneurship, the National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq) and the Brazilian Ministry of Science, Technology, Innovations and Communications (MCTIC), executes a training camp for Brazilian and Swiss entrepreneurial researchers: the “Academia-Industry Training” (AIT).
AIT aims to connect promising researchers-entrepreneurs with the industry in order to develop the market application of their high-level research. It also makes international researchers working together to share best practices, understand new markets, develop new market applications and create synergies.
Open to 30 carefully selected, high-level Swiss and Brazilian researchers (Master, PhD and Postdoc level) who want to transform their research into market innovations.