Ireland has a deserved reputation for producing the highest quality food in the EU with no one doubting the critical role the food and drink industry has on our nation’s growth and prosperity. Indeed, the manufacture of food and drink products is Ireland's most important indigenous industry with turnover approaching €26 billion annually. It is also deeply integrated into the wider economy with spending of €18 billion per year on intermediate consumption in other sectors and a further €2.1 billion on employee compensation.
Who should attend?
Food & Drink Companies
Regulatory and Government Agencies
Banks, Finance & Investment
In a nutshell, the summit is about the future of the industry and is a ‘must-attend' event for all key stakeholders in the food and beverage eco-system.
Inspirefest is a unique international festival of technology, science, design and the arts. The main two-day conference takes place in the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre in Dublin’s Silicon Docks. Tickets also include free entry to our legendary Fringe festival, with live music, spoken word, comedy and an unmatched networking experience.
An exciting Inspire Event at One Microsoft Place – Microsoft's fabulous new Corporate HQ in Leopardstown. This is not to be missed!
Agenda: John Hoegger, Principal Data Scientist coming in from Microsoft's global headquarters in Seattle as our Keynote speaker. John currently manages a team of Data Scientists focused on discovering rich actionable insights, driving outcomes and developing Machine Learning models. John will share his experience in building a high performing Data Science Organisation.
The Microsoft Cloud Leadership Team will discuss Artificial Intelligence and the role
As the first in a series of Analytics Institute Masterclasses , we are delighted and privileged to welcome Dr James Mc Cabe and Malcolm Mac Clancy to deliver this compelling and fascinating session.
James and Malcolm are professional story-smiths with over two decades of international experience at the highest organisational levels across industry, technology, financial services and many other sectors. Together, they have designed and delivered over three hundred coaching, consulting and creative engagements. Their global clientele has included organisations such as Microsoft, Siemens, Sony