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Soft Landing Incubators: Strategies for Irish Start Ups Looking to Grow in the United States

On March 5th, 2014 Tom Strodtbeck, Director of International Programs for the National Business Incubation Association, addressed an audience of entrepreneurs and business people at the U.S. Embassy. He spoke about the opportunities for soft landings in the U.S. for growing Irish companies looking to expand in North America. Tom Strodtbeck is the Director of ...
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Strategies for Irish Start Ups Looking to Grow in the United States

On March 5th, 2014 Tom Strodtbeck, Director of International Programs for the National Business Incubation Association, addressed an audience of entrepreneurs and business people at the U.S. Embassy. He spoke about the opportunities for soft landings in the U.S. for growing Irish companies looking to expand in North America. Tom Strodtbeck is the Director of ...
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U.S. Department of State Launches a LIONS@FRICA Partnership to Teach Coding Skills to Africa’s Youth

In recognition of Computer Science Education Week, the U.S. Department of State’s Global Partnership Initiative together with CoderDojo and the LIONS@FRICA partnership, launched a new initiative today called afriCoderDojo to teach youth in Africa 21st century computer technology skills. afriCoderDojo is a pan-African effort to teach young people the ability to understand and build fluency ...
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Food Entrepreneurs: Cooking Like a Start-Up

Jonas Singer, Co-founder of Union Kitchen in Washington, D.C., provided an informative insight into collaboration in the start-up food sector during a panel discussion at the Embassy on February 4th. Ross Golden-Bannon, Restaurant Critic with the Sunday Business Post chaired the discussion which included Colum O’Sullivan, Co-Founder, Cully & Sully and Stephen Flynn, Co-Founder, The ...
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Global Trends in Arts Funding

On January 24th, U.S. Embassy Dublin welcomed President and CEO of Americans for the Arts, Robert Lynch, to deliver a talk on ‘Global Trends in Arts Funding’ to a diverse audience comprised of representatives from the major artistic and cultural sectors within Irish life. Over 70 professionals gathered to discuss diversification in funding for arts ...
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