The Atlantec Festival ’16 took place from the 16th to the 29th May 2016. During this time we celebrated Galway and the West of Ireland’s diverse Technology Culture by hosting a series of tech themed events and culminating in the AtlanTec Conference “The Art of Software Development in a World of IoT” held in GMIT which featured renowned speakers from across the globe.

AtlanTec Conference

26th May – GMIT, Galway

  • Dave Locke
  • Edmund Sutcliffe
  • David Dawson
  • Alison Vincent
  • Niall Moran
  • Ramona Pierson

Women In Technology

25th May – Meryick Hotel

  • Brenda Romero
  • James Stanbridge
  • Alison Vincent

Gaming for Gamers

21st May – NUIG


  • John Romero

Post Conference Workshops

27st May – GMIT

  • Niall Moran
  • Edmund Sutcliffe
  • David Dawson

In-Company Events 16-20th May

Mon 16th May @ 1:00 : Insight Centre for Data Analytics, NUIG, Overview and 10 Demo Stations on Data Analytics research

Mon 16th May @ 5:00 : Altocloud – Data Analytics at Altocloud

Tues 17th May @ 9:30 : Fidelity Investments – Docker – A Disruptive Technology

Tues 17th May @ 1pm : Avaya – Customer Care of the Digital Age

Wed 18th May @ 9:30 : Storm – DevOps (Test Automation and Release Management)

Wed 18th May @ 1pm: Marine Institute – ICT and the Marine

Thurs 19th May @ 1pm: TitanHQ – Creating a scalable cloud-based web filtering architecture in AWS

Thurs 19th May @ 4:30 : HPE – Generating Value from IoT Data

Fri 20th May @ 9:30 : Cisco IoT @ Cisco

Fri 20th May @ 1:00 : SuperPixel Labs – Helping Entrepreneurs and Startups Succeed

AtlanTec Festival ’16 Sponsors

We would like to thank all of those who supported the AtlanTec Festival 2016 and look forward to their continued support for AltanTec’17.