People who have changed the world lecture series introduces Sir Hossein Yassaie

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17:00 - 18:00
Saïd Business School
Park End Street
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Student Gateway
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As part of a new lecture series, "People who have changed the world", we are welcoming Sir Hossein Yassaie to talk at Said Business School about entrepreneurship, business strategies and technological innovation.

On behalf of the Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Innovation) Chas Bountra, we are pleased to invite you to the first talk as part of a new lecture series, "People who have changed the world".

Please join us at Said Business School to hear from our first speaker, technology entrepreneur Sir Hossein Yassaie. Sir Hossein is a recognised figure in the world technology stage and an entrepreneur, with a deep belief in technological innovation and disruptions that can solve real problems, move markets and make significant differences for the better.

His activities span across technological areas from next-gen user interfaces through artificial intelligence(AI)/machine learning(ML), advanced multimedia and communications with market areas including automotive, consumer, robotics, health, professional and industrial segments. He is passionate about helping start-up and smaller companies to achieve global success and scale and continues to believe in disruptive technology and business strategies and the power of innovation.

Please come along to Said Business School on 16th December, 5pm - 6pm, to hear about Sir Hossein's career journey and his thoughts on the power of innovation. There will also be the opportunity to network and meet Sir Hossein after the talk, with drinks and nibbles from 6pm-6.45pm.