U.Porto Inovação, in partnership with the Porto Business School (PBS), organizes, within the scope of the Business Ignition Program project, periodic sessions of competence development and mentoring for the academic community. The sessions are free and aimed at the community of entrepreneurs and academics of the University of Porto.

The BIP Talks are intended to help entrepreneurs in the University of Porto ecosystem acquire peripheral skills in the development of their business.

This cycle of conferences, workshops and personalized mentoring sessions is free and open to the entire academic community of the University of Porto.

The following BIP Talks took place in the week of February 5 to 14 and addressed several topics:

Ideation Workshop – FEB 5 | 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Startup formation, from the perspective of University of Texas at Austin – FEB 6 | 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Funding for Start-ups – FEB 7 | 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Marketing – FEB 8 | 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Communication and Persuasion – FEB 14 | 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

More information on the guest speakers for each of the workshops is available in bit.ly/BIPTalks.