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Taking place in the Europe Hotel and Resort in Killarney, this conference continues until April 1 and is geared around product development, taking Apple as inspiration.
Keynote speaker Professor Alfredo de Massis, Director of Centre for Family Business, Lancaster University Management School
Organised by UP Global and taking place in the Nexus Innovation Centre, UL, this event runs from April 10 to 12. The 54-hour event will include pitches, testing and prototype creation. Tickets from 30.
Drogheda & District Chamber's business expo will take place in the Westcourt Hotel, Drogheda, from 9.30am till 6pm. Admission is free but attendance at the semiars scheduled throughout the day need to be prebooked.
Taking place in DCU, this free event features discussions by over 30 business leaders and experts on cloud computing. It runs from 9.30am till 6pm.
Taking place in the Button Factory, Dublin 2, this event will feature speakers such as Kieran Flanagan from HubSpot, who will discuss the latest tools, tactics and strategies in content marketing, SEO and more. It begins at 6pm. Tickets 30.
Taking place in the Grand Canal Hotel, Dublin, this one-day conference is focused on European-wide issues around digital privacy, digital security and data protection. Tickets (early bird) from 65.
This conference takes place in the Green Isle Hotel, Newlands Cross, beginning at 9am. It will provide business owners with a chance to network and collaborate with others on all aspects of owning an SME in Ireland today. Tickets: 40.
Continuing until April 19 in the RDS, this show will showcase brands, new designs and a range of ideas for the home.
Taking place in the Crowne Plaza Dublin -- Northwood, this full-day event will focus on key issues around SEO, digital marketing, tax, logistics, fulfillment, web design and of course e-commerce. Tickets from 149 (early bird).
The Imperial Hotel, South Mall, Cork, 8am-10.30am.
Running from 9.30am till 2pm in Killashee House Hotel, this expo will bring together industry leaders based in Kildare from the manufacturing, innovation and technology sectors. Events include a 'meet the buyer' session.
Taking place in the RDS over April 22 and 23, the Smart Business Show will feature a range of key exhibitors and speakers from various industries, as well as workshops, tech talks and networking opportunities.
Taking place in the DoubleTree by Hilton in Dublin on the day, this event will reward the countrys most successful and innovative tourism products, services and experiences. Tickets: 153.75 each.
Taking place in Croke Park Conference Centre, a range of international interactive experts will discuss AR for efficiencies, engagement and innovation in several sectors, including medical. It begins at 9.30am. Tickets from 235 (plus VAT).
A half-day event designed to help SMEs understand the range of state aids/support avaiable to them. Representatives from over 30 state agencies will be present. It takes place in the Tower Hotel, Waterford, from 8.30am till 1.30pm.
Taking place in Croke Park, this summit will provide participants with a chance to hear insights from business leaders and network with exhibitors and SME support organisations. It runs from 10am to 5pm. Tickets: Free (early registration)/20.
Focus on Private Equity. Grant Thornton offices, Dublin. Time 8am-10.30am
Taking place in Croke Park on May 14 and 15, over 200 senior industry executives, thought leaders and solution providers from across the world will gather to discuss global challenges facing the re/insurance and captive industry.
The Clayton Hotel, Ballybrit. Time 8am - 10.30am
Taking place in the CityWest Hotel in Dublin, the theme for this year's conference is 'Going for Growth'. Various speakers from around the globe will discuss recruitment trends and future prospects for the recruitment industry in Ireland.
Now in its third year, the annual Data Solutions forum focuses entirely on computer security, and in particular on the rise of third-platform threats. It takes place in the Lighthouse Cinema, Dublin, from 9am till 4.30pm. Registration required.
Taking place in Google Dublin and continuing on May 15, this Usenix advanced computing systems conference will include talks and tutorials on system design, cloud-scale automation, SDN and failure diagnosis.
This SME conference will be held in the Aviva Stadium and continue through the day. Over 20 speakers will participate and masterclasses/workshops will also be held.
This content and social media marketing conference and exhibition will take place in Croke Park and includes speaker from Facebook, LinkedIn and the Digital Marketing Institute. Speeches begin at 9am.
Continuing until May 26 in the RDS, this trade fair is aimed at trade buyers in the the pharmacy, beauty and gift sectors.
The summit is being held in Carton House, Kildare, and will address a range of bank-related themes. Speakers include Colm Lyon of Realex and Ken Moore of Citibank. It runs from 8am till 5pm. Tickets cost around 608.
Taking place in the Convention Centre Dublin from May 26 to 28, this conference will be organised around five key content areas related to the overall theme of 'Implementation for Impact'. Tickets range from 160 to 500.
Taking place in the DoubleTree by Hilton, Dublin 4, ISME's annual lunch begins at 12.30pm. Guest speaker is finance minister Michael Noonan. Tickets from 60.
Continuing until May 31 in the RDS, this event will include fashion shows and masterclasses, a food village, an outdoor living arena and a style bar.
The Sockies 2015 will be held in the RDS and will reward innovation and creativity in social media and digital marketing. Tickets cost 50.
Taking place in the IMI Conference Centre, Dublin 16, this conference will feature over 15 speakers discussing the latest NoSQL and big data developments and trends. It begins at 8.30am.
The summit will be held in the RDS and the principal theme is 'Sustainably Rebuilding Ireland'. Key stakeholders from the construction sector will speak at the event. Tickets: 295.
Taking place in the Bord Gais Energy Theatre over June 18 and 19, this event offers perspectives on leadership, innovation and diversity in STEM. Tickets from 225.
Running until June 30 in the RDS, this event will explore ways of harnessing marine bioresources for innovations in the food industry.
After a successful first outing in 2014, the coffee and tea festival returns to the RDS, continuing until September 13. The festival will showcase tea and coffee-making equipment, artisan brewers, masterclasses and other attractions.
This half-day summit takes place in The Convention Centre Dublin, and will feature discussions on the current state of play in corporate restructuring, as well as trends and projections in the sector. It runs from 7.30am till 1.30pm. Tickets: 225 plus VA
Some 50 startup-related events will be held in five cities over five days (until October 10), kicking off with a national conference on October 5.
The Dublin Web Summit returns to the RDS from November 3 to 5, featuring a busy lineup of big names from the tech sector.