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Accelerating Ireland's Startup Ecosystem

Dogpatch Labs is a startup hub, located in the historic chq Building and in the heart of Dublin’s Digital Docklands. Our mission is to accelerate the development of Ireland’s startup ecosystem by providing a valuable community from where you can grow, share knowledge and form connections.



Our co-working space includes dedicated desks, hotdesking & private offices. Teams range in size from 1 to 20 people



A unique and thriving community of Irish startups, international companies and innovative social enterprises



We open our space to the tech community and host more startup events than any other in Ireland

A Central Hubfor Tech Events

We provide events space for the tech and developer community. We also host innovation days for corporates as they learn from tech startups how to become more agile.


Events form a central role in what we do, and we are committed to providing high quality events for our community, partners and clients. Our space is open to all people in the tech ecosystem – from meetups, to hackathons, to innovation workshops.

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Dogpatch co-wins Global Diversity Award

At this year’s edition of Trailblazers, hosted in New York, we were proud to accept an award, shared with CC Hub Africa, based on our initiatives in promoting diversity and inclusion. Google highlighted the success of Diversity in Tech Week, launched last year, in accelerating the adoption of best-practice D&I practices across organisations in the wider ecosystem from startups, to regional hubs to meetups.

More Breakthroughs for Alumnus Voysis

Voysis, former resident at Dogpatch labs, have announced a breakthrough which has shrunk the processing power required for WaveNet voice generation technology. These advances will make it easier and less expensive to create chatbots and digital assistants with realistic-sounding synthesized human voices, and allow for realistic human speech generation without connection to the internet.

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The Duke and Duchess of Sussex visit Dogpatch Labs

We were honoured to welcome Their Royal Highnesses to our community, as they visited our startup hub to meet the people shaping our country’s future.The Duke and Duchess of Sussex joined us to celebrate the 7th birthday of CoderDojo, the global movement of volunteer-led programming clubs for young people, and took part in a roundtable discussion on empowering women and girls in tech.

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Google for Entreprenuers Summit @ Epicentre Stockholm

One of the great things about being part of the Google for Entrepreneurs network is the opportunity to share best practices with other startup hubs. This year’s EMEA summit, hosted by Epicentre Stockholm, focused solely on building community and Dogpatch were also asked to lead the network in a session on Diversity & Inclusion.

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The Pearse Lyons Accelerator returns with a new cohort of startups from across the world looking to revolutionise agritech

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Dogpatch Labs is a founding patron of CoderDojo, the global movement of volunteer-led programming clubs for young people who are headquartered at the hub.

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Mentoring, lightning talks and workshops for the startup community

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Our Community

Dogpatch Labs gives you the opportunity to surround yourself in a deeply embedded tech community of entrepreneurs, developers, social enterprises, venture capitalists and more.


Our curated and diverse community includes a wide and diverse range of companies from early stage Irish startups to fast-growing international tech disruptors.

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Find out what’s happening at Dogpatch Labs in the coming weeks

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Beginning with founding partner CHQ, key partners have backed the vision of creating a central platform for entrepreneurship and innovation in Ireland.