ISPT believes that people drive innovations and that is why ISPT launched the ISPT Innovation academy. The objective of the Innovation academy is to work on the development of students and professionals via the dissemination of state of the art knowledge about process technology and innovation. The Innovation Academy strives to increase the attractiveness of the chemical and energy sectors, recruit and develop human capital, build a learning community (HBO and University), spread state of the art technical knowledge and open innovation competences, educate young researchers to deal effectively with the implementation of innovation and build a community of practice of young researchers.
Main elements of the Innovation Academy are:
- A talent program for HBO-students in the field of process technology
- Consortium for developing digital learning in process technology
- Innovation research
- Courses related to process technology and open innovation