The 16th annual InterTradeIreland Venture Capital conference took place in Dublin on 8th March and was officially opened by Minister for Employment and Small Business, Pat Breen TD. The conference this year concentrated on the theme of ‘Securing Investment in 2017’, and brought together an audience of more than 250 delegates comprising entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, business angels, other investors and start-ups who may be seeking investment.
One of Ireland’s most successful entrepreneurs, Sean Mitchell of Movidius, was the keynote speaker at the event. Attendees heard about the meteoric rise of Movidius and the challenges presented along their journey.
There was also panel sessions covering Seed funding, Investing in VC Funds, Crowd funding aswell as panels with Venture Capitalists and Business Angels.
Companies also got the chance to meet one to one with investors on the day.
The conference was supported by Kernel Capital and Byrne Wallace.
Fergal Brennan Presentation (848 KB)