Young Researchers for Innovation

This Thematic Group, led by DLR, explores and ways for young researchers to spark their entrepreneurial mindset and boost their individual research impact and thus take their mark in delivering their best version of themselves for society.

The Young Researcher for Innovation Thematic Group will cover various topics:

It will help find answers to the following questions:

  • How to identify the commercial value of your research?
  • Converting research discoveries into useful products and/or services – What’s the right way for you?
  • Tech transfer: IP protection and licensing basics in the US ecosystem for early start ups
  • How to deal with funding, sponsoring and negotiation?


Senior Scientific Officer,