Full Speaker Line up

Full Day Schedule

8:30am – 9:30am Project Presenters Setup & Registration
9:30am – 17:30pm Doors open to the public
10:00am – 13:30pm Judging
13:30pm – 14:30pm Lunch
16:30pm – 17:50pm Awards Ceremony
17:50pm – 18:00pm Closing Address

Full Speaker line up over 4 stages at the CoderDojo Coolest Projects in the RDS, Dublin on June 18th.

Launch’d – Innovation & Tech Summit

Time Name Title  Topic
09:30 Noel King Co-Creator Coolest Projects & CoderDojo DCU Opening Address
Mary Moloney Global CEO @ CoderDojo
Bill Liao European venture partner for SOSV & Co-founder CoderDojo
Welcome from our Diamond Sponsors AOL, INTEL & Microsoft
10:00 Philip Colligan Chief Executive of Raspberry Pi Foundation Putting the power of digital making into the hands of people all over the world”
10:30 Panel Discussion Don’t Worry Start-ups – There is help available
Paul Hayes Ceo & Founder, BeachHut PR Moderator
Eoin Costello CEO of Startup Ireland
Clare Dillon Developer and Platform Group Lead at Microsoft
Sara Leahy Community Manager, Office of the Dublin Commissioner for Start Ups
Mike Brennan Senior Development Advisor – HPSU at Enterprise Ireland
11:00 Philip Moynagh VP of Internet of Things Group @ Intel The Internet of Things isn’t just Hype, It’s a reality
11:30 Barry O’Reilly Founder and Co-author of Lean Enterprise Enterprise Just Got Entrepreneurial
12:00 Noon Panel Discussion Women Leaders in Tech: How to achieve true diversity in technology
Joan Mulvihill CEO, Irish Internet Association Moderator
Mary Moloney Global CEO @ CoderDojo Women Leaders in Tech: How to achieve true diversity in technology
Mary Carty Co-founder Outbox Incubator
Niamh Townsend General Manager, Dell Ireland
Claire Dillon Developer and Platform Group Lead at Microsoft
Julie Spillane Director of The Centre for Innovation in Dublin, Accenture
12:30 Oran Cummins Group Head for MasterCard Labs MasterCard Labs: innovating in commerce around the world
13:00 Fireside Discussion Noel Ruane, Venture Partner Polaris Partners & Paul Hayes, Founder & CEO BeechHut PR The Road to Success
14:00pm Panel Discussion Innovation trends that are enabling enterprises disrupt
Barry O’Reilly Founder & Co Author of Lean Enterprise – moderator
Deloitte Digital James Nevin, Creative Director
Salesforce Cyril Treacy,Vice President Solution Engineering
14:30pm Claudio Perrone Author, Lean & Agile Sensei PopcornFlow: Continuous Evolution Through Ultra-Rapid Experimentation
15:00pm Bill Liao Co-founder CoderDojo How two wrongs make a left
15:30pm Panel Discussion Scaling A Tech Business Beyond The Startup Hype
David Scanlon Venture Investment Lead, NDRC Moderator
Patrick Barry Co-Founder and CEO at VSWare Scaling A Tech Business Beyond The Startup Hype
Niall Norton CEO, Openet Scaling A Tech Business Beyond The Startup Hype
16:00pm Emmet Connolly Director of Product Design at Intercom How to Design Almost Anything
16:30pm Panel Discussion The Three Stages of Funding – Exploring Funding Possibilities for start-ups
Niamh Bushnell Start Up Commissioner Moderator
Conor O’Connor Managing Partner, Enterprise Equity
Helen McBreen Investment Director Atlantic Bridge Capital
Adrian Mullett Head of Technology Sector ,Bank of Ireland
Eamonn Sayers Dublin Business Innovation Centre
17:00pm Finish

MasterCard Code Summit

Time Name Title Topic
10:00 Conor Winders Director of Engineering @ MTT From Developer -> Startup -> Manager – ‘The Nuts & Bolts’
10:30 John Turner DevOps Jedi Packing for a journey to the Cloud
11:00 Moritz Heiber DevOps Birth Assistant I don’t care what you did last summer- Continous Delivery + Immutable Servers
11:30 Paul Savage COO nearform Join the Fullstack Revolution”.
12:00 James Lewis Technical Advisory Board Member @ ThoughtWorks Microservices: Why, When and How
12:30 John Ferguson Smart International speaker, consultant, author of BDD in Action Cultures of Excellence
13:30 Joan Mulvihill CEO, Irish Internet Association Is Technology Killing Creativity
14:00 Richard Hall Director of Product Management @ Symantec Website Security Application Security: With Great Code Come Great Responsibilities
14:30 Jeremiah McAuliffe & Amy Neale Leader of New Products for MasterCard Labs The Way We’ll Pay
15:00 Michael Hunger Caretaker of the Neo4j Community, Graph Addict “The Panama Papers: Connecting ‘All-The-Things’ with Neo4j”
15:30 Paul Downey

John McClean

 Director of engineering at AOL

Architect at AOL

Reactive Programming at Scale
16:00 Niall Moran Principal Tech Evangelist Microsoft Ireland Building a Real World IoT Solution with Microsoft Azure

Intel Social Summit

Time Name Title Topic
11:00 Elina Avakian Consultant, Mason Hayes & Curran Regulating Blockchain & Distributed Ledgers
11:30 Aidan Hughes CEO of Digitalchemy, LLC How to be a success in the app store
12:00 Dr. Rufus Pollock Founder and President of Open Knowledge Fighting for an Open Information Age
12:30 Irene Guedan Software QA Engineering Manager @ Intel Security Digital Safety for young people”
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Grace McGinn Co-founder and Head of Product at Opsh From Bricks to Clicks: How I started Opsh!
14:30 Sean Kelly  Member of the European Parliament for Ireland South  “How can Europe help future innovators, the unstoppable, to develop?”
15:00 Clodagh Connell Founder of Hello Bezlo A startup story. Merging fashion and technology.
15:30 Elina Avakian Consultant, Mason Hayes & Curran Regulating Blockchain & Distributed Ledgers

Games Summit

Time Name Title Topic
12:00 Niall Glynn Software Engineer with Havok Things that go bump in your game
12:30 Elaine Reynolds CEO of Simteractive Practical Game Design
14:00 Jen Carey Games Designer and Writer The Next Step: What to do with your skills
14:30 Brenda Romero Game Designer, Artist and Fulbright Scholar. So you want to be a game designer!
15:00 Stephen Lohan CEO, The Image Ireland Video Effects Academy The ABC of Visual Effects
15:30 Damien O’Connor Episodic Director – Brown Bag Films From pencil to PC