Dedicated to operators and product managers who have experience running tech products and who now wish to work alongside entrepreneurial scientists to build solutions to some of the hardest problems.
delivered live and online
through biotech & climate tracks
by seasoned science founders and founders
Who is BSO for
We select 15 applicants per class, most will have at least 5 years of product building and management experience, typically with exposure to deep technologies.
Background of previous applicants:
Dyson, Spotify, Google, Goldman Sachs, Amazon, Revolut.
The BSO Skills
I. Science vs. Product
Getting to a product from research
II. Spinning out: the role of Tech Transfer and IP
Managing patents and the different research stakeholders
Factoring risk, time and cost of compliance in highly regulated industries
IV. Culture and Mindset
What leadership style to expect and how you can impact it
V. Who funds science
The role of grants and super-intelligent capital
Knowing your exit potential from the outset
Who is BSO for?
What is your criteria for selecting candidates?
If you are an experienced product manager or operator and are actively exploring what it takes to build and operate a science company then all you need to do is tell us what you are hoping to gain from the course.
Is there a cost associated with joining BSO
If selected, there's an attendance fee of £50. The fees cover over 6 hours of training and coaching, including at least one 1:1 session, and upon graduation, access to our growing Fellows platform for networking with peers and experts and access to resources and events. We do have limited scholarship options, once you have been accepted these can be shared with you. There are no fees to apply so do submit an application to be considered for BSO!
What are the dates for the upcoming class?
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