Confessions of a Serial Entrepreneur: Simon Poole

Event Date: 
24 April 2013
Technology Park Bentley, Innovation Centre

Presented by Dr Simon Poole Director - New Business Ventures, Finisar Australia

Dr Simon Poole, Director, New Business Ventures, Finisar Corp., Australia, is an engineer/entrepreneur with over 30 years experience in photonics research, academia and industry gained in Australia, the UK and the US. Simon has been closely involved with a range of start-ups in both industry and academia. Join us to hear his fantastic story and learn from his experience in starting successful companies. Simon will share how some of the companies and research groups (which Simon founded) got started, what they did and how they subsequently developed and thrived.

This event aims to inspire innovators who are considering taking the next step to move out of the research phase and into the brave new world of commercialisation.
This is a joint event between the Innovation Centre of WA and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (WA Section). Simon will be introduced by Associate Professor Adam Osseiran, Vice President, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (WA).

For more information about Simon Poole and the event, click here.  

This event is free, but registration is essentialClick here for more information and to secure your chance to meet and hear this inspirational entrepreneur.


WA Department of Commerce
6461 5976
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