Speakers

Tim Horgan
As the Head of the Department of Computer Science at Cork Institute of Technology (CIT), Tim has a keen interest in actively engaging with industry. The department, which is one of the largest Computer Science departments in Ireland, offers a range of modern undergraduate programmes and a host of opportunities at master’s degree and at...
Robert McArdle
Robert is a Director in Trend Micro’s Forward Looking Threat Research team, where he is involved in analysing the latest Cybercrime threats, specializing in researching the future threat landscape, Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) and coordinating investigations with international law enforcement. Robert is a regular presenter for the press and at security conferences. He also lectures...
Jonathan Healy
Jonathan Healy is a broadcaster who has worked in radio, television and online media for two decades. He has been as a presenter with Newstalk 106-108fm and a senior correspondent with Sky News, with his work featuring prominently on both stations. Jonathan also has experience working with TV3, RTE, FM104, The Cork Independent and Cork’s...
Ciaran Luttrell
Ciaran Luttrell is Director of Service Operations for eSentire, a global provider of Managed Detection & Response Information Security Services. He started eSentire’s European Security Operations Centre in Cork in 2015 and oversaw it’s growth to over 30 Security, Network and Customer Support Analysts who monitor their customers networks, endpoints and logs for known and...
Eoin Hinchy
Eoin Hinchy is founder of Tines, a cyber security start-up based in Ireland. Tines allows security teams automate their manual workloads making them more effective and efficient. Before founding Tines in 2018, Eoin held security leadership positions in various enterprise security teams. He was a senior engineer in eBay Inc’s Global Threat Management team and as DocuSign’s...
Gillian Harford
Gillian Harford is the former Head of HR Strategy & Planning with AIB.  With a career spanning more than 35 years, she has been responsible for significant people change with particular focus on Culture, Career, Diversity and Agile Work.  Gillian is currently working on assignment as the Country Executive for the 30% Club in Ireland,...
Aisling Keegan
Aisling Keegan has been the Vice President and General Manager for Dell Technologies Ireland for over two years and is currently responsible for driving the company’s commercial business on the island of Ireland. This involves delivering a wide range of services, solutions and products to a diverse group of customers in the public and private sector....
Aisling Curtis
Aisling Curtis is a Commercial Director Microsoft Ireland. Aisling joined Microsoft in January 2016 after 20 years in Telecommunications. She held several senior in-market and global commercial roles leading business and consumer teams in start-up and turn around environments. Aisling’s passion is to create value for customers and develop an engaging results driven environment for...
Bill Boorman
Bill Boorman is recognised internationally as a subject expert and speaker in the area of future of work, talent management and talent tech. He has worked with companies like BBC, Oracle, Naspers and Rackspace and advises on the integration of social recruiting for corporate companies He is also an advisor to a range of talent tech...
John Riordan
John Riordan is Director of Support for Shopify. John leads a variety of different customer support teams for Shopify, including groups in Ireland, Lithuania, Sweden, Canada and the Philippines. The majority of John’s teams work from home, a business model he has been an evangelist for over the last 15 years in the US, UK...