Changemaker for digital sound – Meet Uppsala-based Dirac
- Date: –13:00
- Location: Ångströmlaboratoriet, Lägerhyddsvägen 1 Häggsalen
- Lecturer: Mathias Johansson, co-founder and CEO Dirac
- Organiser: UU Innovation
- Contact person: Nhils Forslund
- Phone: 018-471 7047
Join us on 2 October to hear Dirac's co-founder and CEO Mathias Johansson tell the story of how technology from Uppsala University is revolutionising the world of digital audio.
Mathias Johansson co-founded Dirac Research as a PhD student in 2001. Today, Dirac’s pioneering digital sound enhancement technology ships in more than 200 Million devices per year. With customers as diverse as Rolls Royce, BMW, Volvo, OPPO, Xiaomi, Lenovo, OnePlus, Harman, NAD, Fujitsu PC and many more, Dirac has become a global success throughout various markets and a recognized consumer brand.
In this seminar, Mathias gives his personal account of successes and failures along the way, and how he transformed from an academic in Uppsala to an international business leader with employees across three continents.
We welcome students, researchers and employees at Uppsala University to this lunch seminar.
Sandwiches and drinks will be provided from 11:45.
Register here by 29 September.
We look forward to meeting you!