Pitch@Palace BootcampOct142015
Event: 14 October 2015

Pitch@Palace Bootcamp

Three Imperial Tech Foresighters, Esther Rodriguez-Villegas, Guang-Zhong Yang and Julie McCann, joined Imperial academics, Maja Kecman and Erkko Autio, for a panel discussion on the future of smart cities and the internet of things at the Pitch@Palace Bootcamp in London.

Pitch@Palace, supported by the Duke of York, aims to support entrepreneurs by connecting them with potential supporters and investors. Imperial is the first university to host Pitch@Palace Bootcamp.


Prof Esther Rodriguez Villegas


Esther highlighted the potential for miniature wearable sensors to transform self-monitoring for healthcare.

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Prof Guang-Zhong Yang


Guang-Zhong spoke about the future of robotics and sensing technology in surgery and medicine.

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Prof Julie McCann


Julie highlighted progress towards miniature, self-organizing systems of sensors for smart cities.

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Panel Development: Kit Huckvale