february, 2018

07feb1:00 pm2:00 pmEntrepreneurial Masterclass with Sandy McKinnon - Pentech VenturesOur Masterclasses are lectures (open to students, staff and the general public) led by entrepreneurs from across Scotland.

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Our Masterclasses are lectures (open to students, staff and the general public) led by entrepreneurs from across Scotland to allow them to share their business journey and knowledge of a cutting-edge area which they have become experts in, followed by Q&A.

The first Masterclass of 2018 will be hosted by Sandy McKinnon.Sandy has been a Pentech partner since 2001. His areas of interest include security technology, the applications of machine learning and artificial intelligence, and new infrastructure technologies such as blockchain and microservices.

Sandy has been deeply involved in commercialising technology from Universities for most of his life and still helps Old College Capital at Edinburgh University. He has recently been involved in setting up and making operational techstartNI, helping the team there deliver a micro-seed fund for Northern Ireland. Sandy had a Research Fellowship at Cambridge University, working in Nanotechnology with many of the pioneers in the field, and he has a Ph.D. and B.Sc.(first) in Physics from the University of Dundee.

Time

(Wednesday) 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm GMT

Location

Dalhousie Building, University of Dundee

Dalhousie Building, University of Dundee, Old Hawkhill, Balfour Street, Dundee DD1 4HB

Booking Link

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Cost

Free

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