The Web Summit, which describes itself as the biggest gathering of startups on the globe, is moving from Dublin to Lisbon next year.
After raising a series funding of 25 million dollars, the British startup Deliveroo, it launched the service in Paris, Berlin and Dublin.
The Irish Priminister, Enda Kenny proclaimed on 30 October the creation of 335 new high-growth jobs for Dublin, Cork and Limerick from nine North American and European based companies. These job openings are supported by the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation through IDA Ireland, the agency (founded in 1949) responsible for industrial development in […]
This year’s Web Summit in Dublin, Ireland concluded with Elon Musk (whom Web Summit founder Paddy Cosgrave nicknamed ,the real Iron Man’), a living legend of modern innovative entrepreneurship, founder of PayPal, of the electric cars company Tesla Motors and of the space travel company SpaceX. Musk joined on stage Shervin Pishevar, managing director and co-founder of Sherpa Ventures, and the […]
Web Summit strengthens its position as one of the top technology conventions in Europe, both as far as speakers and participating companies are concerned. The convention started at 9:00 with Paddy Cosgrave, its founder, who gave in the beginning a brief history of Web Summit. It began as a small startup convention in 2010 in difficult times for Ireland in […]