1 June 2017: STEMpreneurs Guest Speaker Series Presents Dmitry Selitskiy, Founder & CEO at Thought-Wired

STEMpreneurs Guest Speaker Series Proudly Presents:

Dmitry Selitskiy

Founder @ Thought-Wired

Dmitry Selitskiy is the founder & CEO of Thought-Wired. Thought-Wired is an Auckland-based hi-tech social enterprise start-up creating nous™. nous™ uses brain-sensing technology (also known as brain-computer interface) to allow people with disabilities to communicate.
Dmitry founded Thought-Wired in 2012 with the vision of making the world accessible to everybody. Since then he led the Thought-Wired team from the early concept stage through challenges of creating world’s first technology, securing funding for it and growing the team, to preparing for commercial launch of nous™ later in 2017.

Prior to diving in full-time with Thought-Wired Dmitry had accumulated 5 years of experience in the IT industry including business and systems analysis, systems architecture and implementation, and project management. He holds a Bachelor of Business and Information Management and Bachelor with Honours in Commerce (Information Systems) from University of Auckland, New Zealand.


STEMpreneurs brings influential STEM entrepreneurs and technology leaders to AUT to share their experience starting ventures as STEM graduates, helping students onto the path to becoming successful job creators.

Previous speakers:
Mark Mackay, Co-founder of Orcon Internet,
Josh Daniell, Head of Platform and Investor Growth at Snowball Effect
Dr. Jonathan Currie, AUT engineering graduate and Technical Director at Inverse Problem
Mark Thomas, Founder of Right Hemisphere
Alan Brannigan, AUT engineering graduate and Founder & CEO at Vigil Monitoring
Nick Pattison, STEM Science & Innovation Hub Director, Rongomai School
Professor Stephen Henry, CEO Kode Biotech
Andrew McPherson, Engineer, CEO @ Experieco, Founder @ Industry ConnectFounder, NZ Big Data & Business Intelligence Meetup
Andrew Patterson, Presenter @ NBR Radio at National Business Review
Matthew Davison, Head of Operations @ Google NZ
TN Chan, Founder @ Compucon
Alyona Medelyan, Founder @ Thematic