Pre-Seed Workshop - New York
Pre-Seed Workshop - New York
Pre-Seed Workshop - New York
"Creating economic growth in today's Knowledge-Based Economy requires that regions find ways to convert local technology assets and intellectual property into revenue producing businesses.  The Pre-Seed Workshop is a perfect vehicle to accomplish this goal."

Jim Senall
High Technology of Rochester

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Dr. Jean-Marc Brunner


Jean-Marc is a co-founder of SICHH, bringing over 10 years of experience in research within Switzerland's top uiniversities. Head of the Knowledge and Technology Transfer Fribourg from 2010, he is at the heart of academical innovation and maintains excellent contacts with all industrial actors.

Graduated in biology from UNIL and EPFL, Jean-Marc obtained his PhD in 2009 where his research focused on the pathologies in the central nervous system induced by canine distemper virus. He is fluent in English, Italian and French, and conversant in German.
He also founded an IT company providing services to private customers and SME's.

Beside his academical carreer, Jean-Marc was also a National Swiss Hockey League Professionnal within HC La Chaux-de-Fonds and HC Lausanne (LNB), winning one national title with the former team.