Ireland - The New Tech Capital of Europe

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Ireland
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The New Tech Capital of Europe


The London Irish Business Society

in association with PWC presents:

30
th

January 2013
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PWC, More London

Speakers:

Richard Hendron, IDA Ireland

Fintan Costello, Google

Connor Murphy, Datahug


Live Demonstrations

Eoghan O’Sullivan, VonBismark

Harry Santa
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Olalla & Jon Douglas, iBid

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Connor Murphy

Datahug

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Fintan Costello

Fintan Costello


Feel Free to Connect:



twitter.com/fintancostello


fintancostello.com


uk.linkedin.com/in/fintancostello/

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Richard
Hendron
,

IDA Ireland

Docklands
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Technology Occupiers

The Epicentre
of

Ireland

‘the New Tech Capital of Europe


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Key International Games Companies

in
Ireland

Sample of Irish

Games
Companies

Irish
Animation


Companies


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Ireland
as a platform for European companies
developing International markets for products and
services
:

e.g. Gilt Groupe

Smartbox

Shire

Covidien


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Emerging
growth companies e.g. Diaceutics



New IDA
Business


Models

Unit Wage Costs

% Change 2009
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2013


Source: EU Commission 2011

-15%
-10%
-5%
0%
5%
10%
15%
20%
25%
Ireland’s competitiveness

improving
:








Factory/office rental costs are down by 50%+ on 2007



Cost of hiring new personnel in the ICT sector generally lower by up to 20% on
2008, with costs for individual positions lower by up to:




20
-
25% for management (senior, R&D, etc.)




1
5% for sales (inside sales/account managers, etc.) (30%
-
35% OTE

s)




20%
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25% for technical support, customer support, localization and
testing


Clients Providing High Volume Information and Data
Management from Ireland

TOP ONLINE
BRANDS

SOCIAL
NETWORKS

DIGITAL GAMES

B2B ECOMMERCE

MOBILE / TELCO

WEB SECURITY

SaaS

Software


Data Hosting & Data Centres (Dublin)

Ireland: R&D in Digital Technologies

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Investment in Research & Development

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An unprecedented £ 9 billion committed to the Government’s Strategy for Science, Technology &
Innovation

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Funding is building a world class research
infrastructure

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Tax & Grant Incentives

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Relief of up to 37.5% on eligible R&D expenditure


25% tax credit plus 12.5% tax deduction


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IDA/EI R&D Grant Assistance
towards standalone and/or collaborative research

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DERI

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International web science research institute for
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ymantic
web research:
www.deri.org

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CLARITY



Interactive Media, Information Discovery,
Content Management/Retrieval/Indexing:
http://www.clarity
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centre.org/

,

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CNGL



Centre for next generation localisation
technologies, focussed on addressing challenges of
volume, access and personalisation:
http://www.cngl.ie

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LERO



Software Engineering research centre focussing
on practice, processes, methods, global software
development:
http://www.lero.ie

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CLIQUE



Network analysis of social networks:
http://cliquecluster.org

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GV2

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Perception and graphics, Real
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time rendering and
animation, Crowd simulation, Image/Video and Audio
Processing & Analysis, Custom and multi
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core hardware
architectures:
GV2

http://gv2.cs.tcd.ie/


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SIGMEDIA

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Digital Image Sequence Processing, Motion
Estimation, Content Based Image Retrieval and Motion
Picture Restoration
http://www.mee.tcd.ie/~sigmedia/



COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH CENTRES

Docklands
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Technology Occupiers

The Epicentre
of

Ireland

‘the New Tech Capital of Europe’

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Richard Hendron, IDA Ireland, 07545 702201, richard.hendron@ida.ie

Christine Esson, Enterprise Ireland, 07795 155511, christine.esson@enterprise
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ireland.com





LIBS presents:
Ireland


The New Tech Capital of
Europe

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