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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.

Space

Space

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

Community

Community

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

Events

Events

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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Startups

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News

Dogpatch makes Crunchbase List

As a bootstrapped, value-driven startup hub, Dogpatch was delighted to be listed in Crunchbase’s top ’15 Startup Incubators Around the World You’ve Never Heard Of’. The list which includes other startup hubs like Station F, Startup Lisbon and Venture Catalyst highlights some of the best incubators working to support entrepreneurs in their journey to solve some of the world’s biggest issues.

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Dutch Royals visit Dogpatch Labs

King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima visited Dogpatch Labs on a three-day trip around Ireland in an effort to strengthen relations between Ireland and the Netherlands. On a short visit to Dogpatch, the Royals took part in programming classes with CoderDojo kids and also joined a roundtable discussion on immigration and entrepreneurship.

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Google for Startups Partner Summit

It was Africa’s turn to host this year’s Google for Startups EMEA Partner Summit. Hosted by iHub, an innovation space in Nairobi, Kenya, the event marked the first time the Summit has been held in Africa. Topics covered included how hubs can engage with government and how to work with corporate partners and funders. Dogpatch Labs was tasked with delivering a presentation on how to operationalise Diversity & Inclusion in the workplace.

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Alltech One Conference

After the completion of 3 Core Phases of The Pearse Lyons Accelerator program at Dogpatch Labs, the startups chosen presented their pitches on stage at the Alltech One Conference in Lexington, Kentucky. Congratulations to this year’s cohort whose exciting new innovations in dairy, poultry, swine and supply chains are sure to impact on the future of agriculture. 

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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.  

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What’s On?

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

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#HackAccessDublin

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Partners

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