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Webinar on Entrepreneurship by Prof. Jia- Yee Lee

ARC CMIT would like to invite you to an on-line masterclass on Entrepreneurship by Prof. Jia-Yee Lee.

Event Details:

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM (AEST)

29 June 2023


Business model canvas is a strategic management tool used by established businesses or startups to define or revaluate their business model. In the seminar, Professor Jia-Yee Lee will provide examples of how the tool can be used to commercialise medical devices.

About the Speaker:

Professor Jia-Yee Lee is the inaugural Director of the Centre for Advance Defence Research and Enterprise (CADRE-OCE) at the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology, University of Melbourne. She works alongside the Australian Defence “Operating in the Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Environments” (OCE) STaR Shot Program to foster engagement and partnerships between Defence, industry and academia to co-design and co-develop novel technologies that addresses CBRN threats. She is also the Co-Centre Manager focussed on industry engagement and research translation at the ARC Training Centre for Medical Implant Technologies. Professor Lee has expertise and experience in medical research, industry engagement, technology startup, commercialisation, and policy development, and is a passionate advocate for venture creation and entrepreneurship. Jia-Yee was formerly a virologist who led National Health and Medical Research Council-funded projects at the Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory and Burnet Institute. She has a BSc (Hons), PhD (Virology) and MBA (Melbourne Business School) from the University of Melbourne.


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