Elsa Sotiriadis Speaker

Elsa Sotiriadis

Scientist-turned VC-turned futurist, entrepreneur, author & inspirational speaker

Elsa Sotiriadis: Biography highlights

Founder of the Biofuturist, Dr. Elsa Sotiriadis background is shaped by international PhD in synthetic biology from Imperial College London and Hong Kong University.

Known for:

Scientists

Based in:

United Kingdom

Languages spoken:

English

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Elsa Sotiriadis’ background

Dr. Sotiriadis founded a ‘cancer moonshot’ project on programmable DNA as anticancer agents where shas won multiple awards, including from MIT and the Swiss Academy of Sciences.

She helped invest in, build and launch 25 innovative deeptech and science start-ups as a venture capitalist. A highly sought-after, international keynote and tech speaker, Elsa brings a unique expertise to audiences with her experience in emerging technologies and disruptive innovation.

She has also co-lead a futurism study and provided strategic advisory on innovation technologies to governments and F500 companies. In 2018 Dr. Sotiriadis became a director of the Carbon Trust.

In her spare time, she writes science fiction, with one work becoming a #8 UK Amazon Bestseller. She has also published critically acclaimed poetry and her mainstream work has been featured in publications like Singularity Hub.

 

 

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After Dinner Engagement

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Gather 2019 featuring Elsa Sotiriadis
Gather 2019 featuring Elsa Sotiriadis
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Science Fiction or Fictional Science? I Anne Charnock & Elsa Sotiriadis
Science Fiction or Fictional Science? I Anne Charnock & Elsa Sotiriadis
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The next big tech revolution could change us forever | Elsa Sotiriadis | TEDxUniversityofNicosia
The next big tech revolution could change us forever | Elsa Sotiriadis | TEDxUniversityofNicosia
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Elsa Sotiriadis on Moonshots (RebelBioFuture)
Elsa Sotiriadis on Moonshots (RebelBioFuture)
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Imperial Enterprise Labs

Elsa is a superb speaker ... The audience were gripped from start to finish and Elsa could have stayed all night to answer questions and she still wouldn't have finished! I have no problem at all recommending Elsa. She is a highly gifted speaker and would be an asset to any event.'

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Manager
Oredev AB

'Elsa has been incredibly receptive to our suggestions and managed to weave a red thread throughout her inspirational opening keynote'

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Communication, Program Committee Grandmaster

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