The Tech Week Ahead

8 Mar 2010

Financial results and technology events taking place the week of 8-12 March.

Monday, 8 March:






BizSparkCamp 2010

Software giant Microsoft and Enterprise Ireland are holding a free day-long conference that will feature tech entrepreneur Brian Caulfield and a PitchSlam event that will provide the opportunity to be identified as one of the world’s most promising technology start-ups.

Web Content & Writing for the Web

The Web Content Master Class will provide participants with a thorough grounding in how to write and position content for the web, how offline and online content differ and how to deliver compelling online content to attract and convert visitors.

Certified Information Systems Security Professional 5-day Boot Camp

Clement Dupuis, Master CISSP and owner of, will be teaching the upcoming Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) Boot Camp, hosted by IT security company Espion.

Tuesday, 9 March:


Aer Lingus Group PLC

Analogic Corporation



GDC 2010 – Game Developers Conference

The Game Developers Conference (GDC) is the world’s largest professionals-only game industry event.

Training Staff in Data Protection

Having responsibility for training staff on data protection issues can be a daunting prospect. Yet it is essential that all staff who handle personal information understand the fundamental principles and the practical requirements for complying with data protection rules. It is also important that staff are able to identify breaches or potential breaches of data protection law, and to react appropriately.

Start Your Own Business course

On completion of the eight modules, participants will have learned how to develop a business plan, incorporating marketing, financial and management strategies.

Wednesday, 10 March:




Tullow Oil plc


NGN Test Centre Launch

Technology providers worldwide working on new mobile phone applications can now test, trial and validate products, services and functionality on a private, carrier-grade test network before bringing them to market.

I-COM Global & Ibero-American Summits 2010

The I-COM is an industry-backed global forum for exploring measurement issues facing the digital advertising industry, with the goals of international co-operation, information sharing and working toward consensus on best practices.

New Directions for 2010 – Donegal

This free seminar will focus on new ideas and new directions for businesses in 2010 and how the internet and technology can boost the bottom line.

Thursday, 11 March:


Johnston Press

JP Morgan American IT

National Semiconductor


Google Apps Cloud Seminar

Baker Security & Networks, in partnership with Google Enterprise, are hosting a free cloud computing seminar on Thursday, 11 March, at 11am, in Google’s European headquarters at Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4.

SharePoint for Collaboration

Ireland’s first “SharePoint for Collaboration” One Day Master Class, hosted by Storm Technology and led by industry guru Michael Sampson, will debate, discuss and provide the blueprint for the right approaches for planning and governance to make SharePoint a success in organisations. 

R&D Tax Credit & R&D Grants Seminar

R&D Finance experts, Leyton will host an R&D Tax Credit and Grants Seminar specifically aimed at the IT/Software industry.

Friday, 12 March:


Atoss Software



SXSW Interactive 2010

SXSW Interactive features five days of presentations from the brightest minds in emerging technology, scores of networking events hosted by industry leaders and a line-up of programs showcasing the best new websites, video games and start-up ideas the community has to offer.

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