Thriving through Digital Transformation

MAY 17-21 2021


Monday 17th May


17may10:30 am11:30 am10:30 - Nicklas Bergman, Futurist

Navigating the Tech Storm - Future of Work

17may12:30 pm1:30 pm12:30 - Kristina Podnar, Digital Policy Advisor

Driving innovation through digital policy - Future of Work

17may2:00 pm3:00 pm14:00 - Bruce Daisley

The Joy of Work - Future of Work

17may4:00 pm5:00 pm16:00 - Dr Jessica Baker, CO /CEO /Founder at Cygenta

The Human Side of Cyber Security- Cyber Security

Tuesday 18th May


18may10:30 am11:30 am10:30 - Venkatesh Kannan - Centre Technical Manager, Platforms and Technologies Programme Manager, Irish Centre of High End Computing

Positioning Quantum Computing in Ireland across Europe and Globally - Emerging Tech

18may11:30 am12:30 pm11:30 - John Tyrrell, COO and Co-Founder of MyWallSt

Simplicity through Technology - Fintec

18may1:30 pm3:00 pm14:00 - Future of Work - Panel Discussion

18may3:00 pm4:00 pm15:00 - Gary Short


18may4:00 pm5:00 pm16:00 - Sarah Armstrong Smith, Chief Security Advisor Microsoft

Cyber Criminals, past, future and present - Cyber Security

Wednesday 19th May


19may9:00 am10:00 am09:00 - Pat Divilly, Emotional Resilience and Wellbeing Coach

Resilience and Dealing with Uncertainty - Wellness

19may10:30 am11:30 am10:30 - David Renton, Security and Compliance Project Manager, Genesys

A look behind the curtain. What it takes to secure data in a cloud native world.The People involved, the challange of securing at scale, and how we can prove it. - Emerging Tech

19may11:30 am12:30 pm11:30 - Edward Curry, VP of the Big Data Value Association | Insight | Lero | NUI Galway

Big Data

19may12:30 pm2:30 pm12:30 - Belinda Waldock, Co-Founder & Director of Software Cornwall, & Author

Agile - Work Hybrid Model - Insider Voices

19may3:00 pm4:00 pm15:00 - Laura Delizonna

Psychological Safety for High Performing Teams - Digital Transformation

19may4:00 pm5:00 pm16:00 - Marek Zumba, Software Architect, Intel Technolgy Poland

Security by Design - Cyber Security

19may7:00 pm8:00 pm19:00 - Paintclub

Paintclub - join us online Paint & Proscecco - Wellness

Thursday 20th May


20may10:30 am11:30 am10:30 - Ian McLoughlin, Lecturer Computer Science, GMIT

Academics, Analytics, and SMEs - Emerging Tech

20may11:30 am12:30 pm11:30 - Daniel Forde, Director of External Relations & Business Development, INNOVO by Atlantic Therapeutics


20may12:30 pm1:30 pm12:30 - Panel Discussion - Deirdre Giblin Ericsson, Lorna Martyn Fidelity Investments

Insider Voices

20may2:00 pm3:00 pm14:00 - Alan Hicks, CTO at Manna Drone Delivery

Scaling Drone Delivery - Emerging Tech

20may3:00 pm4:00 pm15:00 - Panel Discussion - Digital Transformation

Avaya Kay Jordan & Mark Jordan Skillnet - Digital Transformation

20may4:00 pm5:00 pm16:00 - Panel Discussion - Cyber Security, HPE, Rapid7, TitanHQ

Digital Transformation - Rethinking Cybersecurity - Cyber Security

Friday 21st May


21may9:00 am10:00 pm09:00 - Dermot Ryan, Yoga Meditation Author

Chair Yoga - Wellness

21may10:30 am11:30 pm10:30 - Prof. Jim Duggan, Lecturer Computer Science, NUI Galway

Infectious Disease Modelling: A System Dynamics Approach - Medtech

21may2:00 pm3:00 pm14:00 - Dr Sarah Kieran, Dept. of Work and Employment Studies UL

Digital Transformation in a Post Covid World of Work - Future of Work

21may3:00 pm4:00 pm15:00 - Noel Carroll, Lecturer in BIS and Programme Director for the MSc, NUI Galway

Low Code No Code - Digital Transformation