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In-Person Event
27th June
Dundee - Michelin Scotland Innovation Parc Ltd.

Startups Ignite

MSIP Innovation Unleashed
Discover the leading start-up program for design and manufacturing

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Presented By

About the Event

The workshop will be presented by Josh McKenzie & Mark Tooley from Solid Solutions, alongside guest speakers including Dr. Alex Tsekenis EngD CEng (Ai Exploration).

Hosted at the Michelin Scotland Innovation Parc, Dundee, we invite you to an open workshop to learn about the leading start-up program for design and manufacturing. Hear about the free tools and support available to start-ups and scale-ups in Scotland.

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Interested in joining us?

Click the link below to register for free on our eventbrite page, our start-up team is excited to meet you and are looking forward to answering your questions.

Key Details
  • Location
    Michelin Scotland Innovation Parc Ltd., Dundee - DD4 8UQ
  • Date
    27th June 2023
  • Start time
    Doors open 09:30 AM, seminars begin at 10:00 AM. View the event agenda.
  • What to expect?
    Learn about great benefits for start-ups, network and get a free lunch.
Frequently asked Questions
How do I register?
Please enter your details into the form to secure your place. If you have any dietary or access requirements, please add these to the relevant fields.
Is there a cost to attend?
No, this is a free event. 
Is there parking?
Free parking is provided onsite
Refreshments and lunch are provided.
Do I have to attend for the full event?
No, if you can't make it all, or have an interest in one particular topic, feel free to visit for just this. The agenda can be viewed at the bottom of this page.

What to expect at Startups Ignite?

Program Introduction
Find out what the 3DEXPERIENCE Works for Start-ups is all about. See a LIVE demonstration of how SOLIDWORKS can bring your Ideas to life, from a simple sketch to a physical product, and see what tools and support are available to you.
Alumni Panel Discussions
Hear from existing and alumni members about their experiences as start-ups and scale-ups. Find out what challenges they faced and how they were able to navigate them, what support they had and any advice they would give to companies now.
Networking Opportunities
Network during the sessions and over lunch with peers and industry experts. Explore the facilities available at Catalyst and join their start-up community.

Event Agenda

Doors will open at 09:30 AM with welcome refreshments, the seminars will begin at 10:00 AM. There will be plenty of opportunities to explore the MSIP (Michelin Scotland Innovation Parc.) and to network with those in attendance, the speakers and guest panellists.

Join us for our seminars discussing key benefits available to start-ups and scale-ups, and hear from existing and alumni members about their experiences.

  • 09:30 - Arrival, networking & refreshments (Provided)
  • 10:00 - Welcome to MSIP by Sarah Petrie
  • 10:05 - Welcome to the session, introduction to the start-up offer by Mark Tooley
  • 10:10 - Session 1: The uses of SOLIDWORKS 3D DESIGN
  • 11:00 - Break
  • 11:15 - Session 2: The benefits of SOLIDWORKS VISUALIZE & COMPOSER for small companies (eg raising investment, protecting your IP)
  • 12:00 - Session 3: Guest speakers from program alumni including Ai Explorations
  • 12:30 - Closing remarks
  • 12:35 - Lunch, Networking, Q&A and optional tour of Innovation Labs
Quick Links

What's next?
If you haven't already signed up, Register now. If you want to learn more / join the program / speak to an expert or meet our start-up management team use the quick links below.

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