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TechBrew Dublin - IoT Coming of Age

TechBrew is an informal gathering of software companies' management and technology leaders, getting together to chat over a beer and a bite to eat.

TechBrew Dublin: IoT Coming of Age - 2019


IoT is becoming more prominent in every walk of life. Industrial and business applications, home automation, healthcare companies, government departments, solution companies and more and more pervasive sensors are all gathering data.


We invite tech leaders, investors, advisors, or anyone supporting the growth of the technology sector. 


Hear from expert speakers followed by open discussion.

Moderated by: Donagh Kiernan, CEO Tenego Partnering

  • What are the industrial and business applications that are living up to the promise?
  • How is IoT impacting on the home today? What real benefit is it offering?
  • Who are the key stakeholders in driving the IoT Ecosystem of devices, applications and services?
  • Where is Intel, Cisco, Microsoft and many more investing in IoT and related technologies?
  • How far are we on the IoT vision of the future?
  • What opportunities in IoT should technology business leaders be aware of?


  • John Maguire is the Chief Product Officer with Sweepr, an Irish start-up focused on transforming how technical care is delivered for the Connected Home. He is a strategy and product management executive who was previously managing director in Accenture’s global Digital Video practice for three years following their acquisition of S3 Group’s Digital TV business that John helped to build.

  • Keith O’Byrne is Director of Solutions at Asavie with deep knowledge of M2M communications in the enterprise world, working with telcos etc. He has over 20 years security and IT experience advising some of the world’s leading organizations on their Infosec posture and network design. Prior to Asavie, he worked with HP, BeTrusted, Horizon, Baltimore Technologies and Scottish Provident.

  • Dr. Derek Molloy is an Associate Professor in the School of Electronic Engineering at DCU. He lectures in Connected Embedded Systems, Object-oriented Programming, and Digital & Analogue Electronics at postgraduate and undergraduate levels. His research interests are in the fields of Embedded Systems, Computer & Machine Vision, Graphics & Visualisation and e-Learning. We are delighted to have Derek on hand to discuss our new Masters in IoT Programme available through the Technology Ireland Skillnet

Attendance is free, but booking is essential.
Please note capacity is limited and priority is given to technology companies.

We hope you can join us again!


This event is organised by Technology Ireland and sponsored by the Technology Ireland Software Skillnet