Dublin Web Summit Series

Dublin Web Summit Series


  • Over 100 CEOs
  • 12 world class speakers
  • 1 Amazing Event

Only 1 week to go! | June 24th, 2010

Why Attend? Three Simple Reasons…

1. Networking
With over 400 confirmed attendees, it’s a great opportunity for you & your business. Just check out our attendee list here.

2. Learning Opportunity
Whether the burning issue for you is social media, business expansion or new technology, we’ve got them all covered. Check out our schedule here.

3. Business Opportunity
With hundreds of key decision makers from businesses of all sizes and areas, it’s a great business opportunity. Check our our attendee list here.

The 2011 International CES(r) – Call for Speakers is now open!


Be considered for a prestigious speaking opportunity. Enter the 2011 CES Call for Speakers online at CESweb.org through Wednesday, July 21, 2010.

More than 120,000 industry professionals from across the globe converge on Las Vegas, Nev., to see cutting edge technology at CES, including four days of dynamic conference sessions, keynote addresses and consumer electronics (CE) exhibits. CES attracts an impressive number of financial analysts, media, bloggers, venture capitalists, developers, manufacturers, corporate buyers and retailers.  A speaking position in the CES conference program is your ideal opportunity to address the breadth of the CE industry.

Pick your topic.

The 2011 CES hosts conference sessions addressing a range of topics including:

  • Wireless technology
  • Home networking
  • Mobile electronics
  • Emerging technologies
  • Retailing trends
  • E-commerce
  • Digital content
  • Analyst research
  • And much more.




Ireland’s Ambassador to the US Presides over Event and
Launches the Seattle Irish Network

SEATTLE, WA, Jun. 8, 2010—Ireland’s growing influence on Seattle’s technology landscape is on display here today at an Enterprise Ireland-sponsored event that gathers Irish software experts and executives from Seattle’s leading technology companies to discuss next-generation wireless infrastructure/mobile applications and cloud computing innovations.  Ireland’s Ambassador to the US, His Excellency, Michael Collins, will preside over the event.  Separately, Ambassador Collins will also launch Seattle’s Irish Network, marking an expansion of this Diaspora-led organization that is already entrenched in New York, Boston, Chicago, Washington DC, San Diego and San Francisco.

“Today’s events reflect Ireland’s increasing contribution to information technology (IT) innovation in the region,” said John McIntyre, west coast manager and senior vice president of software and services at Enterprise Ireland.  “Companies like Newbay, a leader in the converged digital lifestyle services sector, and InishTech, which provides Software Licensing and Protection (SLP) Services, are planting their US roots in Seattle for proximity to the world’s software giants and to tap into the City’s culture of innovation and entrepreneurship.”   (more…)

Eight Leading Irish Medical Technology firms at OMTEC Conference, June 16-17

Eight Leading Irish Medical Technology firms at OMTEC Conference, June 16-17


Enterprise Ireland will be showcasing 8 leading Irish medical technology firms from the orthopaedic space at the OMTEC conference in the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Chicago on June 16th and 17th.

Enterprise Ireland staff from both our Boston and Dublin offices will be on hand to promote the world class orthopaedic technology cluster in Ireland. Representing this elite industry group will be;


If you or your colleagues plan to attend OMTEC, please drop us a message – we would be delighted to connect and share ideas.

Contact: Phil Watson, Marketing Executive, Medical Devices | philip.watson@enterprise-ireland.com

Boston IBM Smartcamp Finalists announced

Boston IBM Smartcamp Finalists announced

Five start-ups have been selected as finalists in the Boston IBM SmartCamp event. Each company (Sendsor, SkyMeter, Proxpro, Sproxil, and GIS Cloud) will do their final presentation on June 3rd after spending a day networking with 25 world-class entrepreneurs, investors and industry experts.

SmartCamp is a global program being held in seven cities around the world in 2010. The program culminates with one selected company from each city being invited to SmartCamp week in Dublin (Ireland) in November.  There one will be named “The World’s Smartest Start-up”.

Enterprise Ireland is keen to talk to high tech entrepreneurs who are interested in setting up part of their business in Ireland. Enterprise Ireland is working with IBM and will be delighted to welcome the winners to Dublin for finals week in November.

Final winners will be offered an Incentive Package to give them the opportunity to spend 3 months in Dublin to explore the advantages of setting up a part of their business in Ireland. The package with include financial support in the region of €20,000 and a mentor support programme provided by top class highly experienced entrepreneurs and business people and access to incubation space.

For details on each Boston IBM SmartCamp finalist click here… (more…)

Enterprise Ireland Financial Services Start-up Reception

Enterprise  Ireland has an initiative to attract entrepreneurs to start-up in Ireland, with an emphasis on financial software and/or service ventures. We are hosting receptions next month in Boston (June 2nd) and in New York (June 3rd) to provide an overview of how Enterprise Ireland can help and to bring together the Irish financial network.  If you happen to be in town, we would be delighted to have you join us.  Please know this is intended primarily for those with an interest in financial services sector.

Event details:
June 2nd
Irish Consulate
535 Boylston Street, Floor 5
Boston MA, 02116

June 3rd
Consul General’s Residence
240 East 39th Street, Apt 52c
New York, NY 10016

Please RSVP to Philip.McHugh@enterprise-ireland.com or call +1 212 546 0485 for more details.