Entrepreneurship for Women in Technology

This event has ended

Digital Depot at The Digital Hub, Wednesday 30th November

The event takes place in our Digital Depot building from 3pm to 6pm (followed by networking and refreshments.

Be inspired by the stories of women entrepreneurs and learn about the free MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) designed to build skills and confidence in women with STEM qualifications and lead them to create their own innovative businesses.

Women represent 52% of the total European population, but only 34.4% of the EU self-employed and 30% of start-up entrepreneurs. This makes female entrepreneurial potential an under-exploited source of economic growth and creativity. When establishing and running a business, women can face particular challenges such as accessing finance, training and business support networks. These challenges discourage many women from pursuing entrepreneurship, and this is especially acute within the ICT sector where women are already under-represented.

This event will provide an opportunity for women to be inspired by the stories of other women who have followed an entrepreneurial path, and to introduce the free online course (see details on accessing this course below) hosted by the Polytechnic University of Milan which is designed to support a female entrepreneur.

Wednesday 30th November
Digital Depot at The Digital Hub, Roe Lane, Usher's Island, Dublin 8, Ireland

Google Map of Digital Depot at The Digital Hub, Roe Lane, Usher's Island, Dublin 8, Ireland

You might also like...

What's on

Gradireland Live


This event exhibits a multitude of Ireland’s leading companies and postgraduate providers with ample jobs, internships and courses available to apply for on the day. We are the leading company that put on the largest early careers event in Ireland and is free-of-charge to the public. The gradireland Live careers fair is open to all job seekers including graduates and students, from first year to postgrad. At our event, you can chat and meet with over 60+ diverse employers who are actively recruiting for hundreds of graduate jobs and internships across a broad variety of sectors. Come

What's on

Women in Project Management Summit (WiPM)

The Convention Centre

WIPM Summit speakers are key disruptors and influencers in their field, driving everything from large global corporates to awe inspiring personal projects. They explore a range of topics from workflows and best practice solutions to soft skills, emerging technologies, diversity, and scaling, while re-igniting the passions essential for those working as a project manager. Like many other professions, Project Management is capable of gender balance, especially due to the attributes required to perform the role, and this annual event is a forum for women in project management to network with t

What's on

International Women’s Day

Online and Various Locations

The campaign theme for International Women's Day 2024 is Inspire Inclusion. When we inspire others to understand and value women's inclusion, we forge a better world. And when women themselves are inspired to be included, there's a sense of belonging, relevance, and empowerment. Collectively, let's forge a more inclusive world for women. Get involved for IWD 2024 With well over a century of history and change, the first International Women's Day (IWD) was held in March 1911. IWD isn't country, group or organization specific. It's a day of collective global activism and celebration