Beltech to showcase digital talent
Councillor Deirdre Hargey, Chair of the Development Committee Belfast City Council, Jennifer Cooke, Technology Commercialisation Manager at University of Ulster, Tom Gray CTO Kainos and Sheree Atcheson, founder of Women Who Code Belfast, gathered at Belfast City Hall to celebrate the launch of the Belfast Technology Conference (BelTech2014) which will take place on April 2nd, 3rd and 4th in The Europa Hotel.
The event will be curated by Kainos Software along with partners University of Ulster, Belfast City Council, Building Change Trust and Kernel Capital. BelTech2014 promises to be the premier high tech event of 2014, bringing together tech and business leaders from all over the world. In addition to informing technology professionals and businesses of emerging technologies, allowing them to compete on a global scale, the conference will educate school pupils, parents and teachers about the potential of a career within the technology industry.
BelTech2014 will showcase the best NI talent and achievement and will illustrate how Belfast and Northern Ireland as a whole is the perfect location in which to grow a digital business. Speakers will include: Joe Drumgoole, MongoDB; Paul Wilkinson, Cloudera; James Whelton, founder, CoderDojo; Alaina Percival, founder and CEO, Women Who Code; Emma Mulqueeny, founder, Rewired State & Young Rewired State.
To celebrate the launch of BelTech the organizers are offering a ‘Two for One rate’. To purchase tickets before this offer expires, visit www.beltech2014.com or contact the office 028 90 61 1916028 90 61 1916.