Tech West 2016

Join us at Tech West 2016, Wednesday, October 26th at the Gibson Hotel, from 5pm, to hear about the many jobs in the west. 

Awaken to the great job opportunities in the West and experience a quality of life only the West can offer.

  • Find out about tech jobs in the West & Midwest
  • Meet local start-up companies
  • Get expert advice on moving back West
  • Up to 100 high tech jobs to be filled before the end of the year!

When: Wednesday, 26th October from 5pm                                      Where: Gibson Hotel, Dublin


Registration opens


Overview of the event – MC Samantha McCaughren

Introduction – Michelle Murphy (Director, Collins McNicholas)

Introduction – Ian Brannigan (CEO, Western Development Commission)

6:15 to 6:45pm

Panel Discussion No.1. – Driving innovation within the West & Midwest regions

  • Gillian Buckley – Western  Development Commission
  • Johnny O’Dwyer – Innovation District, Galway
  • John Magee – Head of Enterprise, LEO Mayo
  • Niall O’Callaghan – IDA Midwest
  • Barry Egan – Enterprise Ireland

6:45pm to 7pm

Visit stands // Collins McNicholas Career & CV clinics

7pm to 7:30pm  

Panel Discussion No.2. – Opportunities for key talent in the West & Midwest

  • Joe Smyth – Alto Cloud, Galway
  • Pat Hession – Cisco Galway
  • Keith Moran – SL Controls Galway

7:40pm to 8.10pm

Panel Discussion No.3 – Opportunities for key talent in the West & Midwest

  • Martina Power – ACI Worldwide, Limerick
  • Fergal O’Connor – Happy Marketing & Media Ltd Mayo


Closing comments Samantha // Further Q&A

Visit stands // Career & CV clinics followed by Networking

Drink tasting by Pop-Up drinks Galway Finger food with food sampling


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