Innovate | Transform | Inspire
25 – 27 May 2021
Join us on 25 – 27 May for our annual Tech Conference to hear from legends, luminaries and thought leaders on everything tech and future forward. We have lined up a superb 3 – day event of keynotes, panels and workshops for you to choose from. Each ticket will give full access to the three day event and it promises to a highly engaging virtual technology festival. We will have speakers from around the globe, interactive panel discussions, technical workshops, one-to-one networking opportunities and an exhibition area.
it@cork Skillnet have kindly sponsored the next one hundred tickets so sign up quickly to get your free ticket here.
To see an overview of all events check out: it@cork TechFest Schedule
To get more details on tracks, keynotes, speakers and breakout sessions check out: it@cork TechFest Event Brochure
Group tickets are available upon request please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
TechFest is our annual flagship tech conference showcasing legends, luminaries and thought leaders on everything tech and future forward. Partner organisations are Trend Micro, it@cork Skillnet, KPMG, Cork City Council, Berkley Recruitment, Springboard Communications, Glandore, TELUS International, Dell Technologies and the River Lee Hotel.
Track 1 | Innovate | 25 May 09:30
Inspire Keynote: 10.30 – 11.30 – Marcus Weldon, Former President of Bell Labs, Corporate Chief Technology Officer, Nokia
Panel Discussion: 11.45 – 12.30 – Innovating for People, Prosperity & Planet
- 12.30 -1.15: Funding & Supports to Innovate In-house or in Partnership
- 12.30 -1.15: Open Source Innovation
- 12.30 -1.15: Workspace Connectivity – Future Trends & Innovation
- 12.30 -1.15: Applied Intelligence for a connected world
Track 2 | Transform | 26 May 09:30
Transform Keynote: 09:40 -10:10 – Rory Fitzpatrick, Managing Director at National Space Centre
Panel Discussion: 10:10 – 10:50 – The Future of Transformative Tech: AR/VR
- 11:00 – 11:40: The bots are coming: how to start your own digital workforce
- 11:00 – 11:40: Transforming Cybersecurity Skill
- 11:50 – 12.30: IT Today and Tomorrow: Application modernization as a driver to minimize your environmental footprint
- 11:50 – 12.30: Transformation Leadership in the ICT Sector
Track 3 | Inspire | 27 May 09:30
Inspire Keynote: 09:40 -10:10 – Caroline Dowling, Plural Non-Exec Board Director & Board Advisor
Panel Discussion: 10:10 – 10:50 – Start-Ups Change the World
- 11:00 – 11:40: Communication Insights From The World Championship of Public Speaking
- 11:00 – 11:40: Inspiring a new Generation: Why Cyber Security is the New Tool to Have
- 11:50 – 12.30: How to unleash the collective communications power of your team and deliver results.
- 11:50 – 12.30: How IT Leaders Can Make Diversity, Equity and Inclusion the Engine of Antifragile Teams
- 11:50 – 12.30: TELUS International Ireland – The evolution of a Cork start-up to a leading global CX innovator