International staff exchange program to Israel

Mercator Launch has organized together with International Office Radboud University an international staff-training event to Israel from June 2nd until June 7th. In the context of exploring how to create successful startup companies by universities we will visit Ben Gurion University and CyberSpark, Weizmann Institute, Tel Aviv University, Hebrew University, Technion and Rambam Medical Center.

During this trip we will pay attention to four topics:

• entrepreneurship education

• bringing science/technology to society

• startup opportunities

• research collaborations between Radboud University/Radboudumc and Israel’s Universities

Our key topics are:

• digital health

• cyber security

• speech & language

• neuroscience

• MedTech

We have a very divers group of researchers who will join us on this trip ranging from junior researchers (MSc) up to professors from the Radboud University and Radboud University Medical Hospital. The 18 researches have different research areas namely arts, science, medical and brain cognition.