Going Global: Taking Scottish Technology International

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QikServe

4 Charlotte Lane

Edinburgh

EH2 4QZ

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Are you exploring the idea of taking your business international and interested in finding out what to expect when you do?

Join us for our next technology event, with expert insights from Daniel Rodgers, CEO & Founder of QikServe, Seonaidh MacDonald, former CEO of mLed which was sold to a US household name in 2016 and Ian Ritchie, software entrepreneur and Chair of Iomart.

About our speakers:

Daniel Rodgers

Dan is the CEO of QikServe: the world leader in omni-channel self-service solutions for the Hospitality industry. With extensive experience of early stage company development, Dan has held senior management, business ownership and consultancy positions for over 12 years before founding QikServe in 2011.

Seonaidh MacDonald

Seonaidh MacDonald was, until late 2016, the CEO of mLED Ltd: a world leader in micro-displays for Augmented & Virtual Reality products. In 2016 he led mLED to a hugely successful trade sale to a U.S household name, delivering a significant exit multiple. He is currently the Vice Chairman of The Lennox Partnership, a Social Enterprise organisation.

Ian Ritchie

Ian is the non-executive Chairman of Iomart plc, Tern plc, Computer Applications Service, and Krotos. He founded OWL in 1984 which pioneered hypertext application development (a forerunner to the world wide web) and sold the company to Panasonic in 1989. Since then he has been involved in over 40 start-up high-tech businesses.

He serves on the board of the Edinburgh International Science Festival, the National Theatre of Scotland, and Chairs the Board of Our Dynamic Earth, Edinburgh's Science Centre.


Agenda:

18.30 - Arrival and drinks
19:00 - Welcome
19:05 - Daniel – Building a sales team in the US
19:25 - Seonaidh – Market development in the US
19:45 - Ian – Building the right business structure to take your business International
20:05 - Pizza, drinks and networking
21:00 - Finish

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4 Charlotte Lane

Edinburgh

EH2 4QZ

United Kingdom

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