Inspirefest 2017

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‘What Inspirefest packs into 2 days is truly extraordinary. Mind-blown. Again.’

Kathryn Parkes, Director of UX & Design, Swrve


Inspirefest is a truly unique international festival of technology, science, design and the arts, which also happens to place diversity and inclusion at its heart. The core conference takes place on July 6th & 7th in the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre in Dublin’s Silicon Docks. Spend two days immersed in inspiring talks and discussions with incredible international thinkers who are leading the way in science, tech and innovation.

At Inspirefest there is ample opportunity to make incredible connections with your peers and like-minded industry professionals.

Tickets include free access to our legendary Fringe festival July 6th – 8th, with live music, spoken word, international theatre premieres, art exhibitions, coding workshops and much more.

‘Best conference I have been to this year. Learnt a lot at Inspirefest’

Claire Calmejane, Director of Innovation, Lloyds Banking Group


At this years Inspirefest Fringe delegates enjoyed live music, spoken word, international theatre premiers, art exhibitions, family coding workshops and much more. The Fringe took place in Merrion Square Park East, from 30 June to 2 July, 2016.


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‘Thank you, Ann O'Dea, for letting me be part of the amazing Inspirefest. You and the team have built something brilliant. ’

Dave Tighe, Head of Innovation, Bank of Ireland (2016 Sponsor)

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