Some say we are entering a new decade, while others argue that the decade will start in 2021. Well, what matters is that we try to focus on our well being, make positive impacts, and surround ourselves with good people and positive vibes. It may sound straightforward, but it’s not something that quickly falls into… Read More Are we ready for 2020? – Year in review
It is finally the time to wrap up my second semester! As I mentioned in my previous blog post, it was quite intensive. Well, today I will explain more about it. Please bear with me for the next few minutes because you are about to read about one of my unexpected decisions which I may… Read More Did I make the right decision? – Final course review semester 2
Whether you come from a medical background, engineering background, or business background – the word innovation will certainly come up in your field. Innovation can mean different things to people such as coming up with better solutions, being creative or invent something original that “breaks into” the market or society. Coming from a biomedical background, I have… Read More What does healthcare innovation mean to you?
When you immerse yourself in medical school, your studying revolves around medical terms, anatomical models, dissections, or even research. Perhaps you are not familiar with certain activities that could possibly grab your attention. I was once in your position until I discovered the workshops given by the Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship (SSES). SSES provides an innovative… Read More How to learn about entrepreneurship outside of medical school
I bet you’ve heard of iGEM by now! Yes? No? Or maybe you’re not aware that our own students have grabbed life by the horns by participating? Alrighty, no worries – we have a quick fix for that. Just last month, we published a dancing overview of this grandiouse competition where we lined out how students and… Read More Why should iGEM tickle your fancy? The story behind the world’s greatest synthetic biology competition which transforms our students into peak performers (Part 2 of 2)
Hey Everyone Last week we wrapped up Product Development in the Biomedical Industry. Although not technically part of the syllabus, our class got to take part in a 3D Print workshop during this course. 3D printing has been hailed as a ‘manufacturing revolution’ with ‘infinite possibilities’. Perfect topic for our class of bioentrepreneurs to use our… Read More 3D Printing Workshop
Innovation is one of those buzz words that everyone knows but can never agree on a definition. If you ask Google you will get a hundreds million of results. If you ask your friends (like I did) you will probably get a combination of ‘iPhones’, ‘Uber’ or just ‘Steve Jobs’. Entrepreneurship sits hand in hand… Read More Innovation Day
I’ve had lots of responses when I tell people I study Bioentrepreneurship; ranging from confusion to mild skepticism. Its hard to explain what it is we actually do all day. And that’s because there is no one answer! Bioentrepreneurship means different things to different people, it all depends on who you ask. Luckily our first… Read More The burning question: What actually is Bioentrepreneurship? (hint: sometimes it involves lots of arts and crafts)
Hi and welcome, my name is Paula! Let me tell you a story about how one can assemble the jigsaw puzzle to end up in the master’s programme of bioentrepreneurship 🙂 The ultimate truth is that you can mould the pieces of the puzzle yourself. I’ll tell you a bit about my life to give you… Read More A variety of ways how to become a bioentrepreneurship enthusiast – an Estonian perspective
Stockholm is well known as “Venice of the North”, for its beauty and style, and also as one of the most environmentally cities in the world. In addition to these facts, I would like to highlight another side of Stockholm – according to The New York Times Stockholm is recognized as one of the hottest… Read More Stockholm – a right place for young entrepreneurs to be!