Digital Dún Laoghaire Projects
DLR Summit took place the 8th June 2017 in the Pavilion Theatre in the heart of Dun Laoghaireand. DLR Summit is a headline conference on the topic of Digital Transformation. The conference brings together business owners, entrepreneurs, innovators, creators and big thinkers for an amazing day of talks and networking. Main topics covered include Social Media, Data & Analytics, Cloud Computing and Digital Marketing.
The goal of the DLR Summit, is to make it a sustainable event for the town which will position Dún Laoghaire as a hub for innovation, entrepreneurship and creativity.
In order to achieve our goal, the first step is to start bringing the community of digital/tech entrepreneurs together on a monthly basis through a Digital Dún Laoghaire Meetup. At this Meetup we discuss varies topics in an informal talk by guest speakers followed by Q&A. This event takes place in Starbucks (besides Nando’s), Marine Road from 7.30am – 8.45am. Upcoming events are announced through our Social Media channels, Meetup page or Eventbrite.
If you would like to see a detailed summary of all the previous Meetups please check out the coverage from Irish Tech News:
1st Meeting: December 2016 – How to Scale a Tech Company
2nd Meeting: January 2017 – New Year New Start New Business
3rd Meeting: February 2017 – Funding Your Growth Through Bank Finance
4th Meeting: March 2017 – Why Good Design Helps Digital Businesses Grow
Digital Dún Laoghaire Coder Dojo is a programming club for young people. At the Dojo, young people learn how to code, develop websites, apps, programs, games, and explore technology in an informal and creative environment. We meet Monday nights from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Starbucks in Dun Laoghaire (Beside Nandos).
Digital Dún Laoghaire Steering Group
The Digital Dún Laoghaire steering group meets on a regular basis and comprises of representatives from Dún Laoghaire Business Improvement District, Dún Laoghair-Rathdown Local Enterprise Offices, local tech companies and other key stakeholders.