SalesHacking Event Dublin - July 29th

Date: Tuesday - July 29th, 2014
Time: 6:00-9:00 p.m. (FREE Beer, Wine, and Pizza)
Location: Wayra Offices - 28-29 Sir John Rogerson's Quay, Dublin 2

The Sales Hacker Series will bring together salespeople that are on the front lines of their companies and actually doing the dirty work. We'll deep dive into actionable tactics and strategies that are being deployed by proven sales teams at some of the fastest growing startups.
Our first Dublin meetup of this series is focused on lead generation and list building. We have three of the best in the business showcasing their processes, tools, and strategies in an actionable manner, so you can go ahead and implement it the same way at your company.

Medtech World

MDM East - June 10 to 12 2014

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center of New York ,
655 West 34th Street,
New York,
NY 10001.

IDA Ireland will be attending the MDM East Event - Meet us at Booth 2169

Asia Business Week

Asia Business Week Dublin, an initiative of Asia Matters and Dublin City Council, from 4 to 6 June 2014

Asia Business Week Dublin is taking place at The Round Room, The Mansion House. The event, an initiative of Dublin City and Asia Matters, will help Irish companies learn how to maximise business opportunities across Asia. 

Registration and full programmes are on


Live Invest in Ireland webinar on 29th May
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Interested in expanding to Ireland? Join us for a live-webinar on 29th May

5pm GMT / 12pm EST
11am CET / 9am PST

TMF Group, SNP Communications and IDA will cover the ins and outs of investing in Ireland.

Follow the link to register

Discover Smart Energy Solutions at the SEAI Energy Show 2014

12/3/2014 - 13/3/2014

The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland’s (SEAI) Energy Show 2014 takes place at the RDS in Dublin on Wednesday 12th and Thursday 13th March. The annual two-day business event, which sees more than 150 companies exhibit at the Show, is the key energy showcase in the Irish calendar – a must for those who want to be up to speed on the latest energy saving solutions. 

Horizon 2020
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Join us on Tuesday 10th December 2013 for the launch of Horizon 2020, the European Union’s new €70 billion programme for research and innovation to create new growth and jobs in Europe.
Hosted by Enterprise Ireland, the event will take place from 10am until 1pm in the Convention Centre, Dublin 1.

Máire Geoghegan-Quinn, EU Commissioner for Research, Innovation and Science and Sean Sherlock T.D. Minister for Research & Innovation will outline the opportunities Horizon 2020 offers industry and researchers in Ireland.

Use this opportunity to meet and exchange contact details with Ireland’s European Advisors, your first point of contact when accessing Horizon 2020. Find out how you can participate in this European programme to deliver excellent science, competitive industry and a better society for Ireland.

Read the programme for the launch and register today at

International Electronics 2013

A host of distinguished speakers have been assembled for this year’s event in Dublin
bringing senior-level international executives from the electronics industry value chain together
to debate and analyse our rapidly changing industry.

This NOT your average conference, delegates can be guaranteed to hear thought-provoking,
independent, future focused presentations from the cream of the electronics industry.

Career Zoo

Career Zoo is established as Ireland's biggest event for professionals and graduates looking to advance their careers in Ireland.  Attendees at the event meet with Ireland’s leading employers that are hiring now for thousands of jobs. Also at the event are Ireland’s top course providers with plenty of information about professional courses, upskilling and conversion programmes.
The event in the Convention Centre Dublin will be Career Zoo’s 6th event, the first of which took place at Mansion House, Dublin in January 2011.
10,000 people are expected to convene at the CCD on September 14th for what is hoped to be Career Zoo’s biggest event to date.
There are also career workshops by industry leaders, a tech-box featuring a host of tech activities and a career clinic hosted by Hays Recruitment – anyone interested in applying for the career clinic can do so at

Sponsors of the event include, Amazon Web Services, Murex, Pramerica and the Irish Research Council. Other employers include: Accenture, AOL, Aon, Boston Scientific, Cartrawler, Certus, Ericsson, Hays Recruiting Experts Worldwide, Indaver, Johnson & Johnson, Maxim Integrated, Open Hydro, Origina, SIG,, Unum and Workday

Admission is completely free of charge however those interested in attending are advised to register in advance on the website  to gain faster entry on the day.

Doors are open from 10am to 5pm on Saturday 14th September

CFO & Controller's Roundtable!

The CFO & Controller's Roundtable meets for a continental breakfast the last Friday of each month. Don't miss the opportunity to meet with Subject Matter Experts who will share their great knowledge and experience with you for a learning session, Q&A and discussion! We value your feedback and would love to hear from you on topics of interest! The Irish are Coming!

Ireland is known for its pro-business environment, highly skilled talent pool, attractive fiscal regime, and flexible proactive culture that makes it extremely easy for companies to internationalise and grow, increasing shareholder value.

Learn why so many fast growing successful companies such as Otterbox, Zendesk, Dropbox, Hubspot and Etsy well as global leaders including Microsoft, Google, Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, Cisco and Intel preferred Ireland as their springboard to Europe.

With speakers from Irelands inward investment agency, IDA Ireland and one of Irelands leading legal firms, Matheson, the discussion will focus on the booming International Tech Sector in Ireland, who is there, what they are doing and will also cover the tax and data proection implications of international expansion.

And hear Matt Clark, Otterbox's EMEA MD offer insights into their decision to locate in Ireland. He will discuss the challenges and opportunities you will likely face when choosing a strategic location for your business in Europe.

Keynote Speaker:

Deirdre Moran, VP
High Growth Companies, US West Coast, IDA Ireland
Based in the San Francisco Bay Area, Deirdre's role is to identify high growth companies for whom the Ireland model offers a positive solution for their international growth strategy and help these companies explore the opportunity fully.

Deirdre has been based in Northern California since mid 2011. Prior to relocating to the US, she was based in Dublin Ireland working with Online and Games companies who set up and/or expanded their Irish Operations including Google, eBay/PayPal, Yahoo, Zynga, Big Fish Games, Activision and GameStop.

Deirdre Moran - IDA Ireland
Overview of the International Tech Sector in Ireland
Why Ireland - High Level Overview of why Ireland is the number one location for inward investment in Europe
Case Studies of 2-3 companies - structure and European mandate/activities covered by the Irish Operation

Mark O Sullivan, International Tax Partner, Matheson
Irish International Tax Structuring and other legal considerations-
International Tax Structuring - Commonly used structures and Implications and Considerations for US companies
Irish tax incentives and favorable regimes - 12.5% rate of corporation tax, IP and Holding Company Regimes, R&D Tax Credit
Possible US and European tax reform and likely impact on international structures
Legal issues when setting up a European structure: European data protection and privacy laws; differences in labor/employment laws and corporate laws

Matt Clark - Case Study - Otterbox in EMEA

Engineers Ireland

Wednesday 27th February
Engineers Ireland, 22 Clyde Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland

Irish Contact Centre & OutSourcing Industry Jobs Fair

Over 500 Vacancies on Offer

More than 500 vacancies will be on offer at the CCMA Irish Contact Centre & OutSourcing Industry Jobs Fair taking place on Tuesday 26th February from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. in the Burlington Hotel Dublin.

MD& M West, Anaheim Convention Centre,

Meet IDA Ireland at booth Number 1649

Career Zoo

The Convention Centre Dublin,
Spencer Dock,
North Wall Quay,
Dublin 1.

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