Academia Industry Training AIT 2018-2019 The Academia-Industry Training programme (AIT) is conceived to support young scientists from Switzerland and Brazil. The AIT aims to transform high-level applied research into market applications. Entry is awarded on a competitive basis to selected projects with entrepreneurial potential and to advance business plans, establish further contacts with the industry and clarifying intellectual property issues. The AIT will provide the opportunity to network at an international level, to foster new partnerships and collaborations, and to have access to emerging markets. The programme is meant for Master, PhD, Postdocs and researchers from Swiss universities, Universities of Applied Sciences, and research institutes or centres of technological excellence with research track record working on a non-profit basis. The Brazil AIT Camp will take place in Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo in November 2018, and the Swiss AIT Camp will take place in April 2019. Deadline for applications closed June 25, 2018.