Engineering perspectives: journey from academia into the commercial world & experience as engineering Entrepreneur in Residence

Entrepreneurship masterclass

Engineering perspectives: journey from academia into the commercial world & experience as engineering Entrepreneur in Residence

  • Event time: 10:00am until 11:00am
  • Event date: 24th September 2018
  • Speaker: Fiona Riddock (Royal Society Entrepreneur in Residence at the School of Engineering)
  • Speaker: Ian Underwood (School of Engineering)
  • Location: Room 3307,

Event details

Professor Ian Underwood, School of Engineering, will be sharing his journey from academia into the commercial world.

Fiona Riddock will be sharing advice from her experience as Royal Society Entrepreneur in Residence at the School of Engineering.

Bring your own coffee / tea - cakes and biscuits will be provided.

About Entrepreneurship masterclasses

Entrepreneurship Masterclasses will take place the first Monday of every month. We have some inspirational speakers lined up including Physicists who have commercialised their research, either applying their know how to industry or starting a business, as well as speakers from the Entrepreneurial community who will be sharing how to develop an entrepreneurial mind-set and the importance of networking with the wider community. All staff and postgraduate students are welcome. Cakes and biscuits will be provided - bring your own coffee. Photos may be take at these events and used for publicity purposes. If you do not wish to be photographed, or for your photo to be used for publicity purposes, please inform Caroline Keir (caroline.keir@ed.ac.uk). .

Find out more about Entrepreneurship masterclasses.