Data – IT

    • Regina Reulbach- Commercial Development Manager, Insight Centre for Data Analytics

      Regina Reulbach- Commercial Development Manager, Insight Centre for Data Analytics 

      Speaker Bio:  Regina Reulbach is the Commercial Development Manager in Insight Centre for Data Analytics, Ireland’s best funded research centre creating a data driven society. Working in the crossover of industry and research, she is supporting industry partners to leverage innovative technology from research, to make better informed decisions based on data.  Formely, she was profit and loss responsible for consumer products in ICT and Healthcare. In various roles s...

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    • Gearóid Ó Riain- Founder and Managing Director, Compass Informatics

      Gearóid Ó Riain- Founder and Managing Director, Compass Informatics 

      Speaker Bio:  Gearóid Ó Riain is founder and managing director of Compass Informatics, a leading information and location technologies company in Ireland and the UK.  He is also co-founder and CEO of GoParkit.com which has created a location-smart parking payments & management platform. Gearóid’s experience combines wide thematic expertise, technology, and entrepreneurship.

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    • Dr. Diarmuid Grimes- Senior Postdoctoral Researcher, Insight Centre for Data Analytics, UCC

      Dr. Diarmuid Grimes- Senior Postdoctoral Researcher, Insight Centre for Data Analytics, UCC 

      Speaker Bio: Dr. Diarmuid Grimes is a Senior Postdoctoral Researcher at the Insight Centre for Data Analytics (UCC), which is a Science Foundation Ireland research centre and is a joint initiative primarily between researchers at four universities: DCU, NUI Galway, UCC and UCD. The primary expertise of the Insight group at University College Cork is in the area of Optimisation and Decision Analytics. Dr. Grimes is currently involved in the EU funded project “GENiC: Globally Optimised Energy Efficient Data Centres”. ...

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    • Mike Higgins- VP Sales & Marketing, Wisetek

      Mike Higgins- VP Sales & Marketing, Wisetek 

      Speaker Bio:  Mike is a 30 year Global IT hardware industry veteran having previously held senior management roles for the EMC Corporation, Memorex Telex and Xerox Corporations. A key focus throughout Mike’s career, has been the design and management of technology refresh programmes for major hardware manufacturers and Enterprise IT users.  A well-recognized IT industry speaker, having addressed many CIO forums globally, Mike...

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    • Oisin Boydell- Senior Researcher at CeADAR, UCD

      Oisin Boydell- Senior Researcher at CeADAR, UCD 

      Speaker Bio:  Oisin leads the CeADAR research team at UCD in the research and development of fast turnaround projects working closely with industry across a variety of data analytics areas. Oisin's particular specialist technical areas include real-time continuous analytics and distributed, scalable stream processing technologies, machine learning, recommender systems, data mining and social media analytics .

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    • Rebecca Lauder - Director of Marketing EMEA, Nitro

      Rebecca Lauder – Director of Marketing EMEA, Nitro 

      Speaker Bio: Rebecca joined Nitro to head up their EMEA marketing efforts in June 2014.  She leads an experienced and fast-paced marketing team responsible for all aspects of EMEA marketing including Demand Generation, Brand Awareness, PR, Partner Marketing and Social Media.  Prior to joining Nitro Rebecca worked in Quest Software in Cork for 3years (now part of Dell Software) and before that, PayPal for 5 years. Rebecca attended Portobello College and later Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School where she secured a Masters in International Marketing.  In recent years...

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    • Emma Hogan - Data Analyst, Irish Centre for High-End Computing (ICHEC)

      Emma Hogan – Data Analyst, Irish Centre for High-End Computing (ICHEC) 

      Speaker Bio: Emma Hogan is a Data Analyst at the Irish Centre for High-End Computing (ICHEC). With a background in Economic Policy and Data Analytics, she combines coordinating the ICHEC Public Sector Engagement programme with consulting on data analytic and public policy issues at ICHEC. She has previously worked as analyst across North America and Ireland in industries spanning financial services, FMCG and pharmaceuticals.

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