WASup Kerry 2014
Friday, 17 October 2014 from 11:00 to 21:00 (IST)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Wild Atlantic Startup is coming to Kerry
The Wild Atlantic Startup (WASup) is a vibrant new initiative and series of events taking place along the Wild Atlantic Way. Our goal is to shine a light on the incredible Innovation and success taking place along the worlds Longest tourist route.
WASup is about embracing entrepreneurial mindsets while driving engagement across a range of disciplines. This is not a normal Startup/Entrepreneurial event. We see WASup as a groundbreaking opportunity to create a Collaborative ecosystem with simply huge potential to scale. It is our belief that aligning Startup hubs with Entrepreneurs, Innovators and Educators through this ecosystem is imperative for changing the future landscape of the Wild Atlantic Way community.
Our Kerry event has an incredible lineup coming together some of the names include:
Edmond Harty (@edmondharty) - Dairymaster and ex EY Entrepreneur of the Year.
Bernie Goldbech (@Topgold) - One of Irelands leading Educational Innovators.
Cristina Luminea (@cristinaluminea) - Thoughtbox - A lead partner for European Pioneers €4.5m start-up accelerator.
Ian Lucey (@ianlucey) - Lucey Technology Fund - Ian is founder, CEO and an Angel Investor through the Lucey fund.
Gillian Horan (@GillianHoran) - The Pudding - Gillian Horan is a certified brand consultant, author, keynote speaker and a lecturer of Marketing and Entrepreneurship.
Aoife Ni Mhuiri - CEO and Founder of Salaso - Also lecturing in health and leasure studies at ITTralee where Aoife was responsible for developing innovative elearning modules for students, using multimedia and technology.
Keep an eye on http://wasup.ie/kerry2014 for schedule updates
When & Where
Shane McCarthy - CEO BlueChief and WASup Founder, Karen O'Connell - WASupKerry Champion
WASupKerry is being run by Shane McCarthy, CEO of BlueChief solutions and founder of WASup, and Karen O'Connell, champion for WASupKerry and freelance IT contractor.
Our partners for WASupKerry are the Centre for Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development (CEED) at IT Tralee which supports and promotes the entrepreneur ecosystem surrounding IT Tralee and Startup Hiking which organises hiking events as networking opportunities for those involved and interested in Ireland's startup scene.
Full details of WASup can be seen here: wasup.ie