SynBio Business Basics

Are you interested in starting your own SynBio company?

The SynbiCITE SynBio Business Basics Course, 24-26 June 2024

As part of SynbiCITE’s aim to drive the UK’s commercialisation of Engineering Biology, we will be running our Synbio Business Basics course for academics, researchers, students and others wishing to start-up a company in the area engineering biology (synthetic biology).

The course will be interactive and will focus on early-stage company development taught by experts. The topics covered will include, but are not limited to:

  • Setting up a company
  • IP
  • Business Plan
  • Funding
  • Market
  • Pitching

The course is designed for attendees who have either recently started companies or are in the process of forming a company in synthetic biology/engineering biology.

Ideally, each company attending the course will be represented by a team of two or three participants.

The course will be held on the Imperial College South Kensington Campus, the course is free, but partipants will be expected tpo provide their own accommodation. if you are interested and would like further information, please email