Innovation Manager IMEC
Imec is the world-leading research and innovation hub in nanoelectronics and digital technologies. The combination of our widely acclaimed leadership in microchip technology and profound software and ICT expertise is what makes us unique. By leveraging our world-class infrastructure and local and global ecosystem of partners across a multitude of industries, we create groundbreaking innovation in application domains such as healthcare, smart cities and mobility, logistics and manufacturing, and energy.
As a trusted partner for companies, start-ups and universities we bring together close to 3,500 brilliant minds from over 70 nationalities. Imec is headquartered in Leuven, Belgium and also has distributed R&D groups at a number of Flemish universities, in the Netherlands, Taiwan, USA, China, and offices in India and Japan. All of these particular traits make imec to be a top-class employer. To strengthen this position as a leading player in our field, we are looking for those passionate talents that make the difference! To reinforce our innovation team, which is responsible for bringing imec technologies to the commercial market, we are currently looking for an Innovation Manager .
As innovation manager you boost venture projects to the market via a spin-off, a license deal or technology sale.
You are responsible for helping to create the right environment and process to:
Encourage the imec researchers to submit their ideas into the venture funnel.
Help build teams around the idea.
Enrich the idea, so it gets selected for a venture project.
Support the venture project during the various stages of development.
Successfully exit the venture project, creating a win-win situation for all involved stakeholders.
IMEC, Leuven, Belgium
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