We are celebrating Global Entrepreneurship Week with Dr Majid Anwar

Kelvin Gallery - West Quadrangle, Main Building, University of Glasgow Glasgow, G12 8QQ - View Map University of Glasgow
Tue, Nov 19, 2019, 5:00 PM (GMT)

About this event

To celebrate the Global Entrepreneurship Week, Inspiring Leaders are joining forces with the Adam Smith Business School to host accomplished entrepreneur Dr Majid Anwar. Just this once, please book via Eventbrite.

Majid is a serial entrepreneur having raised in excess of $80.0 Million in Angels, VCs and Sovereign Wealth funds. He is a thought leader in user interface and mobile software and has lectured on these issues to institutions including the US Patent Office; and his expert advice has been sought by the likes of Apple and Samsung. He has a track record of coming up with original ideas, seeing these through productization, development of business models, building teams and turning technology into sales. He has filed in excess of 100 patents including key patents in “real time zooming” used on just about every mobile device on the planet.

His IP has generated more than $100M in revenues from Samsung alone. His innovations have been deployed by all the major players in the mobile industry, including device manufacturers, carriers and cloud providers, shipping software on billions of devices word wide. Majid has been recognised by many prestigious technology and corporate awards, including two Queen’s Awards for Enterprise, the European IST prize and the Red Herring Global Award amongst others; and created a “Unicorn” company, valued at $1.2b for IPO by Morgan Stanley.

Just this once, please book via Eventbrite.

Speaker

  • Majid Anwar

    Majid Anwar

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    Founder & CEO

    Majid is an alumni of the University of Glasgow, graduating with degree in Medicine, who created a “Unicorn” company, valued at $1.2b for IPO by Morgan Stanley. Majid is a serial entrepreneur and has filed in excess of 100 patents including key patents in “real time zooming” used on just about every mobile device on the planet.

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  • When

    Tuesday, Nov 19
    5:00 PM - 8:00 PM (GMT)

    Where

    Kelvin Gallery
    West Quadrangle, Main Building, University of Glasgow GlasgowG12 8QQ

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    • Michaela Hruskova

      Michaela Hruskova

      Startup Grind University of Glasgow

      Chapter Director

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    • Lenka Marcanova

      Lenka Marcanova

      Startup Grind

      Co-Director

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