UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHAMPTONVisiting FellowUnited Kingdom
What are the key factors of success in the relationship between an academic institution and a resulting spin-off?

Dr Brigitte Lavoie is a neuroscientist and  an entrepreneur who loves to solve puzzles and find out how systems interact.   She worked for over 20 years in sensori-motor interactions, giving her a keen interest in multidisciplinary teams.  She combines her passion for science and technology and her desire to generate value from innovation to identify the best way to help innovators reach their goals.  She has spent years developing and supporting collaboration between academia and industry in order to progress biomedical research along the translational pathway.