EXIST Transfer of Research Adds Prof. Edith Huland to Jury

The German Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy has appointed Prof. Edith Huland to the “Life Sciences” Expert Jury of the EXIST funding programme. Responsible for implementing the EXIST programme is the Research Centre Jülich (PTJ).EXIST Transfer of Research supports outstanding research-based start-up projects that involve expensive and high-risk development work. Open to all types of technology, the objective of this programme is to promote high-tech start-up projects requiring intense development work. More than 230 start-up projects have already been funded.The Expert Jury, all of whom already have their own start-up experience, make the funding recommendation. The “Life Sciences” Jury is made up of renowned representatives. Prof. Edith Huland looks forward to this new and exciting task.