Organized by Sujin Lee, from the Korean-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry, AHK Korea, https://korea.ahk.de/en/, and with my colleagues from Bayer Radhika Das Chakraborty, Min Wei, Pei Sze Ng, Min Pang, John-Edward Butler-Ransohoff, and Joerg Knaeblein, we had yesterday a wonderful get-to-know session with Korean Biotechnology startups.
I love these meetups where you learn a lot about what others are doing, exchange, and open your mind about new science. Amazing.
AUTOTAC Bio, http://www.autotacbio.com/eng/company/index.php. Founded 2018, they are working on a new approach for proteolysis targeting chimera, called AutoTac, focusing on neurodegenerative diseases, amyloidosis, certain cancers and rare diseases.
UK 2021 Edition
I recently met a group of students of the University of Oxford. Jonathon Lee, https://www.linkedin.com/in/jonleept/, a brilliant Physical Therapist currently doing his MBA there, gathered a group of friends and we spoke essentially about how much they can learn and contribute while they do an Internship at a company. While preparing and thinking about it, I went through different websites and Top X lists searching for “great places” in the UK. Which was, is, and will always be a top innovation hotspot so there are many companies to look at. At the end, I settled in those…
Work @ Bayer Pharma R&D. Founder of Grants4Apps and STEM4Health. Science, Tech, eHealth, Genomics, ExoBio, Intrapreneurship, Startups. #IWantToBelieve.