It is no wonder that Galway, the city of tribes has many different facets to offer the international company looking to locate in Ireland. Not only is the city perfectly equipped to welcome the largest multi-national but it is also perfectly equipped to house and scale the internationalising start-up. The city has designed itself to meet the different needs of both sizes of companies very well.
The NEVYs are THE unifying celebration for New England's Tech and Life Science communities; a night for investors and entrepreneurs across all stages and industries to take a break from their hard work and soak up the spotlight in style. Two parts cocktail party and one party high-energy awards show, the NEVYs celebrate the rising stars and living legends building the next generation of world-leading companies in New England. #NEVYs16
St. PaDDy’s Day NOT St. PaTTy’S Day!! Greetings my North American Cairde (Canada you’re not off the hook!) - Cairde is the Irish for friends pronounced uh KHAR-uh-juh!
Gartner Research says 1/3 of all Americans will be out of a job by 2025 due to automation. This will be part of the debate at #SXSW, the "Dispensables: Automation, Humans and Brands”, on March 15th. Certainly in #Ireland, the impact of Robots has been seen across industry, both on the ground, in the air and under water.
The Irish Matriarch
The personification of resilience, fortitude and triumph through adversity, she is the backbone of a country rich in the histories of art, culture and enterprise. She represents the strength, courage andconviction of countless generations of explorers, pioneers and adventurers.
SXSW’s big screen will be graced on Friday 11th March at 6.15pm with another exciting movie –‘Sing Street’– which is fresh from its recent acclaimed outing at the Sundance Film Festival.
This year #SXSW is going to have a strong tint of green with amazing productions from Macnas, an internationally acclaimed Irish spectacle company creating interactive large scale outdoor public performances and a presence from many Irish organisations including the IDA Ireland, Enterprise Ireland, Irish Film Board, Culture Ireland, Dublin Start-up Commissioner and many more.
#IrelandOn6thSt Ireland is set to rule again at SXSW bringing Innovation, Creativity and Talent to the core of our presence in Austin next month.
Are you a new tech company recently set up in Ireland? Or maybe are you working in Ireland for a multinational company and spending your first Christmas in Ireland? Well I thought it would be fun to share six Irish traditions which I (the New Zealander) found novel in the run up to my first Christmas in Ireland…..