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HEPTech Symposium 2018 


The HEPTech Symposium is an event held yearly, where for one week HEPTech provides early-stage researchers in high-energy physics and related scientific domains with an opportunity to meet entrepreneurs and experienced scientists, and to learn how science can impact society!

The next HEPTech Symposium will take place in June 2018 and will be hosted by  ELI Attosecond Light Pulse Source (ELI-ALPS), in Szeged, Hungary.

The 2017 Symposium took place at GSI in Darmstadt, Germany. It provided a unique chance for the participants to meet with experienced successful professionals willing to share their challenges and stories. The workshops and training sessions covered:

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Validation funding
  • Negotiations
  • Technology valuation
  • Presentation skills
  • Project management
  • Investor readiness

To learn more about the 2017 Symposium click here.

If you want to become part of this amazing experience please register to HEPTech2018 by sending an e-mail to with a subject line "Register".



Please click here to find out more about previous events like the one below!





Call for applications will open in February 2018.