ENERGHY: Global Health Innovation and Entrepreneurship Summer School

This ten-day Summer School empowers postgraduate students, researchers and young professionals to create new business models with global citizen-centric solutions aimed at democratising health.

Ready to lead change in global health? Register by 23 June 2022.

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What you get

GLOBAL CHALLENGES

HEALTH INNOVATION

DIGITAL OPPORTUNITIES

START-UP SKILLS

PERFECT YOUR PITCH

IMPROVE HEALTHCARE ACCESS

 

Tackle main Global Health challenges and reach Sustainable Development Goals through innovation

Learn how to apply an entrepreneurial mindset to drive innovation across Global Health

Develop effective strategies to fully leverage the ongoing digital transformation in global health

Acquire entrepreneurship and management knowledge and skills to create a start-up

Learn about the impact of effective communication skills and how to deliver a winning pitch

Analyse innovative business models to identify solutions to provide better access, equity and sustainability in Global Healthcare  
 

Curriculum details

Over the course of the programme, you will cover:

  • Challenges in global health
  • Needs-led innovation
  • Innovation for health equity
  • Moving to smart health
  • Market discovery validation: building successful value propositions
  • Start-up your business: product development and business design
  • Start-up your business: financials and investment
  • Pitching: coaching and elaboration
  • Key details

Format:

Online, in English

Key Dates:

Registration Deadline: 23 June 2022

Course takes place: 4-15 July 2022

Duration:

10 working days in two weeks
Monday-Friday, 9AM-6PM

Cost:

€525 plus university taxes. Tuition scholarships available for applicants from low- and middle-income countries

Credits:

Three European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (3 ECTS) credits by the University of Barcelona and TopEd network

Who should apply

We are looking for the following people motivated to lead change in global health coming from a different discipline:

  • Undergraduate students in their last year
  • MSc and PhD graduates or students
  • Postdoctoral researchers
  • Young entrepreneurs and professionals 
  • Please note that fluency in English is required.

"It was a pleasure to meet you - even online - and take part at a very well-organized summer school! You've inspired me to continue developing myself as a global health professional and change my career path towards searching for a job abroad."

SANDRA BIT-VARDA, GRADUATED IN THE HIGHER SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS (HSE), HEAD OF INNOVATION, DEPARTMENT OF INNOVATION AND PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

"ENERGHY was a fantastic experience to learn how entrepreneurship works when solving real world problems. All of the speakers and the mentors, in addition to being expert in their field were friendly, engaging and helpful which made it really enjoyable. One of the most useful things was solution validation by experts who truly understand the problem"

BLAKE BOWERS, PHD CANDIDATE IN TECHNOLOGY COMMERCIALISATION, PROGRAMME DEVELOPER AT IDEASLAB

Ready to register?

Registering is simple, just go to our registration form below and fill it in to start the process. Don’t forget to do it before 23 June 2022.

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