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Happy New Year! 

Wishing all of our subscribers a very successful 2019! 

We look forward to bringing you all the latest in tech news, job listings and events, as well as meeting you all at our First Friday Brekkies and other events throughout the year. 

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Want to kick off 2019 with a new job? Here are 10 New Tech Jobs To Apply For Today!

REEBOK founder Paul Fireman and US tech entrepreneur Michael Walrath are among the investors in an Irish golf app, the Irish Independent has learned. The app is expected to get a big promotional push this year after racking up about 30,000 users following a more than two-year development period. Read More
Like revellers ordering a clutch of pints before closing time, Google and the other large companies that form part of the global tech vanguard are squeezing every last drop out of the “double Irish, Dutch sandwich” tax-avoidance trick before the loophole is finally closed by the State next year. Read More
IDA Ireland has unveiled its results for 2018, highlighting the effects of Brexit on the Irish economy. IDA Ireland and Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation Heather Humphreys, TD, have today announced that employment levels in IDA client companies have reached 229,057.
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We asked entrepreneurs for the best advice they ever received. Here's what they said (via
The brightest innovators often surround themselves with worldly mentors who dispense pearls of wisdom – and spare them from repeating mistakes of the past. To help pass on that guidance, we’ve revisited some of Fora’s question-and-answer features to find out where Irish leaders get their inspiration for making better business decisions. Read More
Devices That Will Invade Your Life in 2019 (and What’s Overhyped) (via The New York Times)
Imagine a future where you are never truly alone. Even when your spouse is on a business trip or your children are away at summer camp, you will always have someone (or something) to talk to. In the morning, you could ask the microwave to heat up a bowl of oatmeal. In your car, you could tell your stereo to put on some ’90s music. And when you walk into the office, you could ask your smartphone, “What’s on my calendar today?”
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24/01/19: Talent Garden - Fireside Chat with Brian Caulfield
Talent Garden Dublin is delighted to be launching its Venture Capitalist in Residence programme in the new year, with the first event taking place on January 24th. The first fireside chat is with Brian Caulfield entrepreneur, venture capitalist and angel investor and this kicks off a whole series of fireside chats with Talent Garden's VCs in residence for the year ahead.
31/01/19: Mentorship for women in tech - Empowering women
The objective of the Girls in tech mentorship program, Stepping Up, is to build and foster an organic community promoting good mentorship. This is NOT a typical mentorship program, there will be no match making, instead they focus on substance to bring you the knowledge & tools to approach mentorship; access to mentors whom they can learn from; and with inspirational stories to pave their journey.
28/03/19: FutureScope
FutureScope brings together leaders from the technology ecosystem to share perspectives on emerging technologies and how they will shape our future world, providing crucial insights to developing businesses, innovators and investors. Now in its sixth year, FutureScope has remained very true to its purpose. This is a very focused event with numbers limited to 1200 to enable constructive networking and to facilitate an environment where new business gets done!
10/04/19-11/04/19: Dublin Tech Summit 2019
In two short years DTS has emerged as one of Europe’s largest tech conferences and it has also been labelled one of Europe’s fastest growing tech conferences. Returning in 2019, DTS promises to continue to build a community of innovators, thought leaders, and influencers that are affecting change globally, and inspiring younger generations.
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