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Industry workshop

Invitation to industry workshop on future plans and possibilities linked to relocation of AU-Food

2015.06.22 | Nina Hermansen

Date Tue 30 Jun
Time 09:30 14:30
Location Agro Food Park 13, 8200 Aarhus N

In 2018, Aarhus University will move the Department of Food Science from Foulum and Aarslev to Agro Food Park in Skejby, Aarhus in order strengthen interaction with the food sector.

In connection with this, Aarhus University hosts an industry workshop on the future plans and possibilities linked to relocation of AU-Food. The workshop will take place in Aarhus Tuesday 30 June 2015.

At the workshop Aarhus University will present the initial plans, however, participants are encouraged to share ideas on how to strengthen and /or create new collaborations within topics such as:

  • research and development collaborations
  • joint facilities and equipment
  • entrepreneurship and innovation initiatives
  • education (student projects / placements)
  • joint positions (talent / staff)

Programme

09:30 Refreshments (coffee and light morning snacks)
10.00 Welcome, by Vice Dean Kurt Nielsen
10.05 Short presentation round (who’s here?)
10.15 Vision for Agro Food Park, by Managing Director of Seges, Jan Mousing
10.30 AU-FOOD plans, by Head of AU-Food, Michelle Williams
11.00 Process on 'How to influence'
11.15 Workshop 1: Small groups (industry-mixed) discussion / delivering ideas on topics
12.00 Light taste lunch and mixer
12.45 Workshop 2: Small groups (industry-mixed) discussion / delivering ideas on topics
13.30 Coffee break
13.45 Industry input from Workshops 1 and 2
14.15 Way forward, by Michelle Williams
14.30 Refreshments /networking

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