When and where is it on?

Thursday June 28th 3pm-5:30pm

Venue: The Model

Address: The Model, The Mall, Sligo Town

How many years has it been going?

This is the inaugural event hosted by LiveTiles in Ireland.

What was the inspiration to start it?

LiveTiles are a hyper growth Saas company that has recently established an innovation centre in Sligo with the aim of generating 50 new jobs in the Sligo region. The Sligo team has direct focus on producing product solutions that will create industry-specific digital platforms that incorporate AI. This event is a showcase as to what can be achieved on a global scale from a regional location in the area of Artificial Intelligence. This event is building LiveTiles brand awareness in Ireland, showing the strength of the North West tech and manufacturing clusters and highlighting the availability of skilled personnel with an emphasis on work/life attractiveness of Sligo.

What exciting things can people look forward to?

Hear from LiveTiles Futurist George Muir on the future of the intelligent digital workplace and the ethics and conscience of AI. George will touch on the movement from today’s situation of full time people/part time AI and how the workforce is heading towards full time AI / part time people.

Jim Davis, CTO of the USA Smart Manufacturing Coalition will be presenting on how radically lowering data and modelling cyber infrastructure costs, accelerating development of applications, and organizing them for reuse, manufacturers of all sizes have access to technologies and practices to stimulate business and growth opportunities. Economic gains are so substantial they stimulate significant reinvestment, job growth, and technology growth.

A panel discussion, Chaired by Ken Finnegan, Director of Innovation at Harbour Innovation Campus will speak to the delicate balance of innovation with an ethical conscience as well as the future direction and implementation of AI within the workplace. These subjects and many more will be debated by Niamh Bushnell, CEO TechIreland and Mark Kelly, Founder AI Ireland.

What opportunities are on offer for those attending?

Learn about the latest cutting edge breakthrough technologies, from the advancement of smart manufacturing to the ethics and morals of Artificial Intelligence. Network, engage and meet the team behind one of the fastest growing AI companies in the world.

Who will be speaking?

15:30 – 15:40 – Welcome and Intro – Elaine Murphy, LiveTiles Ireland GM & Peter Nguyen- Brown, Co Founder & CXO, LiveTiles

15:40 – 16:10 – The Intelligence Revolution 5.0 – George Muir, Futurist, LiveTiles

16:10 – 16:40 – Smart Manufacturing of the Future – Jim Davis, Co-Founder & CTO US Smart Manufacturing

16:40 – 17:30 – Ethics and the Future of AI – Panel Discussion feat. Mark Kelly, AI Ireland, Ken Finnegan, Harbour Innovation Campus & Niamh Bushnell, Founder & CEO TechIreland

What tips would you give to people attending to get the most out of it?

Come with an open mind, be ready to engage, meet, mingle, interact and question what is being discussed.

How can people book tickets / when does it usually sell out?

Register for our free through Eventbrite here

Anything else you’d like to add / we should have asked?

The LiveTiles Ireland team would love for you to stick around to enjoy our complimentary LiveTiles/White Hag Beer and Sligo Food Trail hors d’oeuvre & canapés. We look forward to showcasing all the best that Sligo has to offer in the unique surroundings of The Model.

If you would like to have your company featured in the Irish Tech News Business Showcase, get in contact with us at [email protected] or on Twitter: @SimonCocking




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