Breakout Sessions

  • UX
  • AR/VR
  • Smart Cities
  • IoT
  • Responsible Innovation
  • Inbound Marketing 
  • Funding Opportunities 

11:15 Inbound Marketing - Creating valuable experiences for your buyers and customers 

In this session, you will learn about the importance of understanding your buyers and the journey they take to purchase. You will learn about the importance of delighting customers and turning them into promoters to tell others about your business. Finally, you will learn about tips, best practices and metrics within an inbound marketing strategy

  • Hubspot 

11:15am Making profit with purpose? 

How to create a roadmap for your company to grow and make a profit while maintaining shared values. Find out how to apply the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to your business and use this as a unique selling point! Learn about investment trends, examples of businesses who have already successfully embedded SDGs and why this could be the next big thing for your business. 

  • Panel to be announced 

12:45pm VentureClash 2019 Challenge 

Join Dublin BIC for working lunch to find out about the VentureClash 2019 Challenge.

Following FS18 Analytics platform, CloudKPI, was awarded a $500K investment after meeting the VentureClash team at FutureScope. This session will include a presentation on Connecticut’s Global Venture Challenge for Early-Stage Companies,  Q&A and an opportunity to network directly with the team. 

Please, confirm your attendance to facilitate numbers for lunch in the room.


1:30 Is UX a waste of time and money?

UX has become hugely popular. But is it really effective? And if so, what makes it different to traditional methods of building websites and software applications.

In this hands-on workshop, Colman Walsh, CEO of the UX Design Institute, will explain how and why UX became an integral part of the technology industry. And through group exercises, will explore the five guiding principles underpinning UX that consistently produce better results. 

  • UX Design Institute

2:00pm Engage space technology without the ''rocket science''

During this breakout session, you will learn about funded project opportunities available by engaging with the European Space Agency. Learn how straightforward it can be to engage in space technology without the “rocket science”. 

How have Irish companies engaged in these programmes and how these programmes have benefited them in terms of research and development. There will be guest speakers followed by a networking session where you can engage in one-to-one sessions with programme co-ordinators, managers and past participants in the programmes

  • Presented by European Space Agency 

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