13/12/2023 10:00h - Saló del Ple

Innovation Journey Pitch Competition (Barcelona Supercomputing Center)

Blai Carandell (NOBA Ventures)
Mariona Sanz (BSC)

The Innovation Journey is a training program in technology transfer thought and designed for researchers willing to unleash their inner entrepreneur and acquire the tools to bring their
technologies into the market.

Meet the projects participating in this year’s edition and watch them pitch on stage!

In collaboration with Barcelona Activa, Norrsken and MAP Eada.

  • 10:00 Opening and welcome
    10:15 Keynote by Mariona Sanz – Head of Innovation and Business Development at BSC
    10:30 Introducing the jury members and the dynamic of the pitch competition
    10:35 Keynote by the sponsors – Barcelona Activa, Norrsken & MAP Eada
  • Start of the pitch competition:
    10:49 Hottest Research in Climate Change: helping the scientific community stay on top of the latest research in climate change Amirpasha Mozaffari – Earth Sciences (BSC)
    11:00 OneCareAI: better predict stroke risk using AI technology Davide Cirillo & Daniele Lezzi – Life Sciences (BSC)
    11:13 Solar Dust: forecasting solar energy efficiency with a mineral dust model Luka Ilić – Earth Sciences (BSC)
    11:25 Airquads: evaluating air quality through a portable device Eulàlia Baulenas & Alvaro Criado – Earth Sciences (BSC)
    11:37 SPHINX Genomics: personalizing medicine through large-scale genetic calculations Maedeh Mashhadikhan – Life Sciences (BSC)
    11:49 DOMOBOI: taking care of our elders through a non-intrusive device Alberto Labarga – Life Sciences (BSC)
    12:01 MOCCA: guiding researchers on their AI journey Adrián Tormos – Computer Sciences (BSC)
    12:13 SimTwins: enhancing industries future by digital twins Sebastian Ares, Rubén Zorrilla & Riccardo Rossi – CASE (CIMNE)
  • 12:25 HoriZyme: preventing microplastics in water through enzyme design Ruben Muñoz – Life Sciences (BSC)
    12:37 BAR-ID: identifying antibiotic sensitivity profiles through machine learning Alonso Parrón, Carla Coll & Guillem Puigsech – Life Sciences (VHIR)
  • 12:45 Closing remarks


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