You are a venture team moving your focus from technical innovation to business preparation. You understand that business insights become critically important for success. You have challenges such as: What makes your company attractive for investors? How do you prepare best for a next-investor round? Which countries should your product be launched in? How do you prepare for marketing the product? What should the management team look like in a business environment?

For whom

    • Ambitious entrepreneurs (CEO/CSO/CMO-level) and Business Developers of Life Sciences, Medical Technology and eHealth companies.
    • Investment Managers, technology transfer officers and Business Developers of regional development agencies are welcome to join if they are looking to explore the US ecosystem.


You apply by filling in the online application form.

You may be excluded from participation if you do not meet the target group requirements or if the program is fully booked. You will be contacted if this is the case.

Tuition fee

Module 1 & 2: € 2.750,00

23 May / 18-19 September 2019,  Netherlands
20 – 27 October 2019, Southern California & Arizona, USA

Additional team members benefit from the reduced fee of €1.750. Investors, business developers or others who want to explore the Life Sciences ecosystem in the US but will not participate in the venture pitches and coaching during the program also qualify for the reduced fee of €1.750 (€1.000 discount from regular fee).

Dutch companies can reimburse a significant part of their tuition fee via mission vouchers of the RVO. The fees does not include (international) travel and accommodation. All prices are excl. 21% VAT.