Scale Ireland hosts special webinars, conferences and 'Ask Me Anything' (AMAs) sessions to support and promote indigenous tech start-up and scale-up companies. Scale Ireland also collaborates with our partners in the ecosystem including Dogpatch Labs, the NDRC and the Irish Tech Hub Network to host events.
He was joined by a panel of start-up representatives at different stages in their journey, including Eileen O’Mara, Go-To-Market Lead of EMEA at Stripe, John Purdy, Co-Founder and Non-Executive Chairman of Ergo, & Sohini De, Founder & CEO of Empeal.
He was also joined by leading investors who will give us their insights on the funding landscape and sector. Elaine Coughlan, Managing Partner & Founder of Atlantic Bridge & Alan Merriman, Founder and Executive Chairman at Elkstone. The event was streamed from Dogpatch Labs.
Scale Ireland launched our Slack channel activities with a special expert event with guest speaker Mark Barry, the Head of EMEA Start-ups and SMBs with Stripe.
Mark has over 20 years of experience in sales, technology, payments and media, building and leading multi-market teams. Based in Dublin, Mark works with start-ups across Europe, the Middle East and Africa to ensure they make the most of Stripe's services.
He will g a presentation on 'Go-to-Market Strategies for Start-ups', with a focus on data-driven decision making, building a sales culture and rewarding talent. He was joined by Liz Fulham, CEO of SalesOptimize and Brian Caulfield, Chair of Scale Ireland.
Scale Ireland hosted a special webinar with guest speakers: the Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment, Leo Varadkar with Bobby Healy, CEO of Manna Aero, and Claire McHugh, CEO of Axonista.
Scale Ireland hosted a special all-island webinar with RDI Hub (Kerry) and the Awaken Hub (Derry) to mark and celebrate International Women's Day. The theme of the event was #WomenRising and it was supported by InterTradeIreland. The guest speakers included four female founders including Áine Kerr, Dr. Susan Kelly, Lizzy Hayshida and Dr. Patricia Scanlon.