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Drone Possibilities are Endless – Joseph Dalby of Flightpath [Video]

Joseph Dalby of Flightpath Consultants spoke at the Digital Rights Europe Conference in Dublin earlier this year. They offer advice and expertise about Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, commonly known as drones, with extensive legal expertise and intrinsic knowledge of the unmanned systems industry. The range of opportunities provided by this emerging technology is highly diverse, as he explains in […]

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Women Mean Business (WMB) Awards Nominations Now Open

The Women Mean Business (WMB) conference and awards are in their 9th year and nominations are currently open. The categories of the awards are: WMB Businesswoman Award 2015 WMB Female Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2015 Newstalk WMB Social Entrepreneur Award 2015 WMB Woman in Technology Award 2015 Boots WMB Empowering Women Award 2015 Sodexo […]

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APWG eCrime 2015 Conference to Explore Crime Threat to Cryptocurrencies [Audio]

APWG, the Anti-Phishing Working Group, is the worldwide coalition unifying the global response to cybercrime across industry, government and law-enforcement sectors. Originally begun in the US, its European Foundation was recently established, and will receive a special focus this month when the organisation holds the eCrime 2015 Symposium on Electronic Crime Research, in Barcelona. Foy Shiver is Deputy Secretary-General of APWG, […]

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Digital Rights Europe Conference will Focus on Practicalities [Audio]

Blacknight is sponsoring the inaugural Digital Rights Europe Conference, in Dublin on April 15 (and we’re giving a 50% discount on the tickets – see below!) Antóin Ó Lachtnáin is on the organising team and he joins us on today’s podcast. Click on the player above to listen to the show, or download it here: 16:47; 10MB; MP3. Digital Rights Ireland is an […]

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3XE Digital Conference Highlights Explosive Growth in Mobile Marketing

Over 300 digital marketing professionals will converge on Croke Park next Thursday for the 3XE Digital Mobile Marketing Conference. The event is designed to help marketers and business owners to learn and take advantage of the explosive growth in digital marketing and mobile marketing. Smartphone penetration in Ireland alone is at 61%, which is a 50% increase over 2013. 86% […]

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Congregation is About Reflecting and Connecting – Even if You’re Not There!

I couldn’t make it to Congregation today , but I’m watching the hashtag #Cong14 with interest as about 50 participants engage in ‘huddles’ to discuss social media, marketing and content in various locations around the village of Cong, Co Mayo. The venues are bookshops, cafes, bars, and an art studio dotted around the little village famous as the location of […]

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Swams and Ducks swimming through Cong

‘Congregation 2014’ is Calling – A Podcast with Eoin Kennedy [Audio]

Eoin Kennedy joins us on today’s podcast. Click on the player above to listen to the show, or download it here: 9:59; 6MB; MP3. Eoin is the organiser of CONGregation, the one-day ‘un-conference’ on social media held in the quiet and lovely village of Cong, County Mayo, now in its second year. Technology.ie went along to the inaugural CONGregation […]

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TNW Europe Conference 10th Edition

The Next Web Europe Conference will be 10 years old next year. The 10th edition of the conference is scheduled to take place in Amsterdam on April 23rd and 24th 2015. According to the organisers over 3500 attendees were at the most recent edition this year, with the same number expected for the 10th anniversary. […]

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Web Summit Founder Paddy Cosgrave opens the 2014 Summit. Image: CC-BY Web Summit

Silicon Valley CEOs Evacuated by Dublin Fire Brigade as Web Summit gets Underway

The CEOs of Dropbox and Evernote were among a group of about 50 high profile technology figures who were evacuated from the home of Paddy Cosgrave last night after his chimney caught fire. The Web Summit founder told the story as he opened the 3-day event on the main stage, welcoming the thousands of attendees to the RDS in Dublin. […]

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Be the Disruptor, Not the Disrupted

Industry disruption will mean 50% of the current Fortune 500 Companies will have disappeared in 10 years. A conference to be held in Dublin on this Friday promises to show businesses how to be a disruptor rather than the disrupted. The recent arrival on these shores of billion dollar valued startups such as Uber and airbnb from […]

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