2017/09/20 · All, IST CUBE

IST CUBE Launch @ IST Science Industry Day

We cordially invite you to attend this year's Science-Industry Day, which runs under the motto "Create. Connect. Translate".


The Science Industry Day features a day of inspiring entrepreneurial talks and will conclude with the IST CUBE launch event in the evenig. Please follow this link for registration.

Young Scientists’ and Founders’ Afternoon
13:00-13:30 Registration and Welcome Coffee
13:30-13:45 Welcome words by Georg Schneider
13:45-15:00 Flash Talks

  • Vicente Botella-Soler, Freelance Consultant, Spain
  • Harold de Vladar, CSO and founder, Ribbon Synthetic Biolabs, Austria
  • Heinrich E. Grabmayr, CTO and co-founder, Deoxy, Germany
  • Nadine Nehme, CSO, Medicus, UAE
  • Eva Reichhart, PhD Student, IST Austria
  • Inma Sanchez Romero, Ass. Project Manager, Research Services and Career Development, University of Vienna

15:00-16:30 Workshops

  • Workshop 1: “Prepare your CV for job applications at Biotech/Pharma companies”, Cornelia Arain, Mediatum, Mondi 2
  • Workshop 2: “Translate.” Panel Discussion with Flash Talk Speakers, Ballroom

16:30-17:00 Coffee Break, Foyer

17:00-18:00 Key Notes

  • Andreas Grassauer, CEO Marinomed Biotechnologie GmbH
  • Alexander von Gabain, Chairman Supervisory Board of the EIT Knowledge and Innovation Community

18:00-18:30 Cocktail Reception, Foyer

Registration has been closed. Registration for the evening event still open.

IST CUBE Launch & Panel Discussion “Create. Connect. Translate.”

18:00-18:30 Cocktail Reception, Registration evening event, Foyer

18:30 Welcome Words

  • Thomas A. Henzinger, President IST Austria
  • Christoph Neumayer, Director General Federation of Austrian Industries
  • Ulrich Schuh, Director General for Economic Policy, Innovation and Technology, BMWFW


  • Rupesh Chatwani, Managing Director IST CUBE
  • Markus Wanko, Head of Tech Transfer IST Austria, Managing Director IST CUBE

Panel Discussion “Create.Connect.Translate.”

  • Markus Aspelmeyer, Co-Founder Crystalline Mirror Solutions
  • Rupesh Chatwani, Managing Director IST CUBE
  • Balthasar Fischer, CEO Xarion
  • Markus Holzer, Founder ContextFlow
  • Irene Rech-Weichselbraun, General Manager Thermo Fisher Scientific AIS Austria
  • Alexander von Gabain, Chairman Supervisory Board of the EIT Knowledge and Innovation Community
  • Thomas Zimpfer, Managing Director at B&C Innovation Investments GmbH

Concluding Remarks by Georg Schneider, Managing Director IST Austria
Moderator Stefan Bernhardt

20:30 Buffet Reception