Wednesday, 20 May 2015

Dublin to Host the Silicon Valley Global Technology Summit 2015


When:             Monday 25 & Tuesday 26 May 2015
Where:            Institute of Technology, Blanchardstown & The Helix, Dublin City University.
What:              Irish Technology Leadership Group (ITLG) Silicon Valley Global Tech Summit 2015
Who:               ITLG, Fingal County Council, Fingal Dublin Chamber of Commerce, Dublin City University (DCU) and the Institute of Technology Blanchardstown (ITB)

Dublin-Fingal will be the focus of a global technology spotlight when the Irish Technology Leadership Group (ITLG) Silicon Valley Global Technology Summit takes place on 25 and 26 May 2015.

Hosted by Fingal County Council, Fingal Dublin Chamber of Commerce, Dublin City University (DCU) and the Institute of Technology Blanchardstown (ITB) the 7th ITLG annual summit will be hosted in venues throughout North Dublin from the Helix at DCU to Malahide Castle and ITB.

The summit will address trends and topics, including: Big Data, Cloud and SaaS Boom; AgTech, Changing Trends in Venture Capital, the Internet of Things, Wearable Technologies and opportunities for innovation in education.

The 2 day event will kick off with the ITLG Accelerator program, Lab 353, Company Face Off!, as well as the pitch camps sessions on 25 May 2015.  A VIP Reception will be held in the unique setting of Malahide Castle on the eve of the forum. The Global Technology Forum will then take place at The Helix at DCU. The Forum will be followed by a Gala Networking Dinner at the Crowne Plaza Northwood Hotel, with a keynote address by Craig Barrett, Chairman of ITLG. www.itlg.org