july, 2018

26jul6:00 pm9:00 pmInterview with Local Tech Entrepreneurs (over Beer and Pizza)


Event Details


Informal interview and Q&A session with two local Tech Entrepreneurs.

Learn how they are busy building successful technology businesses from the ground up here in Newry.
We will find out how they got started, seeded the idea into a tech startup and discuss lessons along the way.

You will get practical, candidate and pragmatic advice on starting a tech business and advice on funding, grants and seed investment.

There will also be plenty of opportunity for Q&A.

Talk Guide

(1 – mentioned/referenced but not core focus of the talk, 2 – discussed at length but not primary focus of the talk, 3 – focus of the talk and will be discussed at length)

Technical – 1/3 (High level discussion on the core technologies/architecture)
Innovation and Entrepreneurship – 3/3
Relevant to Newry area – 3/3

Who should attend?

Whether your a seasoned software craftsman or just starting out your journey in software, budding entrepreneur or interested to learn what its like to work in a startup…this gathering is targeted for everyone.

These nights are about building a software community in Newry. Knowledge sharing, building connections and having the craic is the entire point of the night.

See https://digital.newrytown.co.uk/ for more details and previous events.

Geeks, software professionals, academics, innovators, students, startups wannabes, product owners, investors and folks just curious in learning more about the craft of working with software are welcome. The more diverse the group the better!

So sign up, come along and ask to speak with your hosts Joe or Stephen to look after you! I promised you will leave the night a little bit smarter and inspired.

kick off @6.00ish

I’ll be ordering the Pizzas as early as possible 🙂


(Thursday) 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


The HUB Newry

6 Margaret St, Newry BT34 1DF


Newry Digital Meetup Newry, United Kingdom