High-Flying Alumni Series: From Idea to Startup

Jan 31, 4:00 – 6:30 PM

ONE Tech Hub, Schoolhill, Aberdeen City, AB10 1JQ

πŸŽ“ Calling all students from the University of Aberdeen, Robert Gordon University, and NESCOL! 🌟 Join us for an unforgettable evening of inspiration and innovation at our High-Flying Alumni Fireside Chat.

In-person event
Panel Discussion

About this event

Are you ready to be inspired and learn how to turn your academic passion into a thriving startup? πŸš€ 
Join us for an engaging evening at the High-Flying Alumni series Fireside Chat on January 31, 2024, from 4 pm to 6:30 pm at ONE Tech Hub.

✨ Inspiring Alumni:

1. Dr. Rotimi Alabi, Founder of RAB-Microfluidics

2. Dr. Eve Wildman, CEO of RIPCELL

3. Erin Smith, Founder of Pink Sphynx Media

Learn from their journeys as they share how they transformed ideas from coursework, thesis, practical, and everyday conversations into successful ventures.

🀝 Networking Opportunities:

Connect with these high-flying alumni and explore the potential for collaboration, mentorship, and shared experiences.

🌍 Support Systems:

Discover the support available to you from Aberdeen Ventures and RGU Innovation Group, crucial pillars in the startup ecosystem.

πŸ“… Event Details:

Date: January 31, 2024

Time: 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Venue: ONE Tech Hub

Don't miss this chance to gain insights, build connections, and unleash your entrepreneurial spirit! πŸš€

Check out what happened


  • Dr Rotimi Alabi



  • Eve Wildman



  • Erin Smith

    Pink Sphynx Media




Wednesday, January 31, 2024
4:00 PM – 6:30 PM UTC


  • Oluwaseun Olabode

    Startup Grind Aberdeen



  • Oluwaseun Olabode

    Startup Grind Aberdeen

    Chapter Director - Aberdeen

  • Dec McLaughlin

    Startup Grind Scotland

    Director Scotland

  • Nick Murray

    Startup Grind Scotland

    Co-Director Scotland

  • Emma Loedel

    Startup Grind Glasgow

    Director - Glasgow


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