iiInnovators


Ample Earth

e-Sustainability


Bioledger

Software as a Service


BuzzStart

Female Digital Academy


Firecloud

Fire Safety Software


Glitterbug

Software Development


inCharge

CareTech


Inishowen Algae

AgTech


Meantóir

eLearning


Mooka Media

Instructional & eLearning Design


Netsso

Cybersecurity

Show VR

Virtual Reality

Skylark

Cloud Application


Ample Earth

e-Sustainability

Caroline Friel

Caroline has 10 plus years of business development experience, from market research to recruitment and consulting - usually sitting between business and technology. She is very passionate about environmental welfare and social justice.

Company Bio

Ample simplifies sustainability by aggregating ethical and sustainable indicators on both public and private companies, to create transparency on the impact and social value of brands.


BuzzStart

Female Digital Academy

Patrick Cutliffe

Patrick's mission and that of his companies is to empower 1 million women as digital leaders for the future workforce. Recently, he was invited to advise and consult the UK Prime Minister's high priority implementation team on digital boot camps and digital skills for the future of work.

Company Bio

Today, women make up only 17.5% of the tech workforce worldwide and hold just 5% of leadership positions. BuzzStart help create the right environment and growth mindset to help participants showcase their innate abilities as well as create advocates for women in digital roles across diverse communities.


FireCloud365

Fire Safety Compliance Software

Ryan Bradley

Ryan has over 20 years working in IT. Ryan specializes in IT Infrastructure both on premises and in the cloud. Ryan has worked for a number of public and private sector companies. Ryan is the CTO for and leads all things technology for FireCloud365.

Company Bio

FireCloud365 offers an innovative SaaS solution that manages Fire Safety in any building. The system schedules, standardise and guarantees fire safety checks are been done on time. The system can be set up in a few hours and have your team carrying out checks on their mobile phones immediately.


Glitterbug

Software Development

Laura Cavanagh

First, Laura is a solutions architect. She is also a developer, psychology graduate and a writer. As a result of 15 years experience in development Laura is a hands on technical expert who has never lost her enthusiasm. Finally, she is a quick thinking strategist with an eye on what makes technology shine.

Company Bio

Glitterbug is a software development company who specialise in mobile app development and custom enterprise software, doing consultancy work for other companies, creating mobile apps for SMEs and developing our own products.


inCharge

CareTech

Karen McCormick

Karen McCormick has over 20 years of experience in development roles across private, public, educational and not for profit sectors, Karen has a unique insight into the complexity of navigating the stakeholder environment for inCharge to succeed.

Company Bio

The burden of paperwork and manual systems involved in direct payments and personal budgets is prohibitive for everyone involved in the process. inCharge is a CareTech start-up developing user-friendly technology to enable people with care needs to self-manage their individualised funding. 


Inishowen Algae

AgTech

The Founders

Edelle McDaid is a software developer. She has spent the last 4 years working for a SaaS startup as a product and development manager. Paul McDaid has spent the last 6 years researching renewable energies and finding ways to generate electricity. Carlene Lyttle has 17 years’ experience business development and communication.

Company Bio

Inishowen Algae help small to medium size farmers with less than 50 hectares of land, that are to open to change, struggle with seasonal income and the economic viability of farming succeed by providing them with the means to diversify their farming methods and generate income by growing algae.


Meantóir

eLearning

Avril McMonagle

Avril McMonagle has dedicated her working life to early childhood care and education and possesses a diverse skills-set consisting of practical, academic and policy experience and expertise accumulated over the past 20 years.

Company Bio

Meantóir is a specialist mentoring, training and support service for early childhood educators and childcare service providers. Since its launch in January 2019, Meantóir has built up a national client base offering an extensive package of supports to maintain high quality early childhood services.


Mooka Media

Instructional Design & eLearning

Susan Johnson

Susan has 20 years experience in online learning across all major sectors including corporate elearning, educational publishing, higher education, and the home user market. Her experience includes working for the BBC, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Ulster University, and Queens University Belfast.

Company Bio

Mooka Media is an educational multimedia services company specialising in instructional design and elearning development. They can work with a range of technologies, including elearning authoring tools, animation production, and bespoke HTML5 development.


Netsso

Cybersecurity

Brian O'Doherty

Brian is pleased to have had the opportunity to bring some benefit to Donegal. In the mid 1990s Brian set up a trans-European network comprising public bodies in many countries, tasked with developing new applications of nascent internet technology. This network, which still exists, is known as ERNACT.

Company Bio

Netsso.com is a member network and offers a unique integration of a number of internet services, normally sold separately, which, together, enable a member to do most of his normal internet work in one place, after one login, gaining considerable productivity and in high security/privacy.


Show VR

Virtual Reality

Dara Burke

Dara Burke is a specialist in VR development. The company was set up in 2017 to adapt Virtual Reality headsets and real time game engine software for enterprise uses. Since then Show VR has created interactive VR applications for clients in the construction, manufacturing and tourism sectors.

Company Bio

Show VR specialise in simulating future environments in construction developments or new industrial production lines. In tourism and heritage, the company combines 3d scan data of existing structures along with reconstructed 3d models to create interactive simulations of structures that no longer exist. 


Skylark

Cloud Application

Karol Harkin

Based in the Isle of Doagh, Skylark Control co-founder Karol, has worked in the construction and renewable energy sectors throughout the UK and Ireland for the last 21 years and has experienced first hand the challenges created by disparate systems used to control operations on site. 

Company Bio

Wind farm businesses everywhere struggle where tough landscapes, disparate systems, compliance issues and managing large numbers of personnel make operations difficult and costly. Skylark is designed to overcome the challenges of wind farm operations with a connected cloud-based desktop application.


Bioledger

Software as a Service

Patrick Lynch

Patrick was Head of Sustainability at Europe’s largest waste biodiesel producer, Greenergy International Ltd. from 2010-2020. He wrote the first standards for waste biofuels traceability and was chair of an International Certification standards working group and advisor to UK Department for Transport.

Company Bio

Bioledger is a SaaS platform to aid compliance in sustainably certified supply chains with initial focus on the European regulated biofuels supply chain. It offers first mile waste collectors and farmers a mobile app to record sustainability evidence at the point of origin of biofuels.