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Our Mission

Dogpatch Labs is a startup hub, located in the heart of Dublin’s Digital Docklands and inside the historic chq Building. Our mission is to accelerate the development of Ireland’s startup ecosystem by providing a space to grow, share knowledge & 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 Platform forInnovation

We run award-winning accelerators and incubators that help large organisations ‘work with’ or ‘work like’ startups. Acting as the bridge between startups and corporates, we help large organisations on their innovation journey by providing a platform to help them effectively engage with the startup ecosystem. In turn, we provide startups with the support to make valuable connections with corporates.

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Startups

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Members

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News

Harvard TECH visit Dogpatch for Smart City Innovation Forum

In Dublin to share insights and knowledge on 5G platforms, Harvard TECH visited Dogpatch as part of a Smart City Innovation Forum that brought together delegates from over 20 cities, the Smart Docklands community, as well as Irish startups engaged in ‘smart’ tech.  Our Smart City Lead, Ciaran Gilsenan, was given the opportunity to speak at the event, describing how Dogpatch Labs aims to become a ‘smart’ hub through the rapid deployment of new technologies.

Dogpatch Incubator program wins Financial Innovation Award

This year’s first annual Deloitte Financial Services Innovation Award saw our partners Ulster Bank pick up an award for their outstanding achievements in financial innovation. The award recognises the impact the Dogpatch-led ‘Startup’ Incubator has had on staff learning and innovation in company as a whole.

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Scale Ireland launches to help drive startup policy in Ireland

If we want to have a world-class startup ecosystem, we must create a world-class policy environment. Dogpatch Labs and a host of Irish startup leaders have banded together to form ScaleIreland, an organisation which aims to provide a unified voice for innovation-driven enterprise across Ireland. One of their first actions is a Budget 2020 plan which will help incentivise growth in the Irish startup ecosystem.

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ARM to deploy space analytics technology in Dogpatch

ARM, the internet-of-things company recently acquired by SoftBank for $31 billion, has partnered with Dogpatch Labs in order to test new technologies that will enhance usability for our community. This partnership will help to further strengthen the position of Dogpatch Labs and the Dublin Docklands as a testbed for future innovation.

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Innovation Programs

We work with corporates on the innovation journey to help them effectively engage with the startup ecosystem.

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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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A Global Network

Dogpatch Labs was chosen to be part of a global community of startup hubs connected by Google for Startups. 

 

 

The Google for Startups Passport Program allows member startups to work flexibly from over 50 partner locations and Campus spaces around the world.

 

 

Our Community

Our curated community gives you the opportunity to surround yourself in a deeply embedded tech community of entrepreneurs, developers, social enterprises, venture capitalists and more. We are host to a wide and diverse range of startups – from early stage Irish startups to fast-growing international tech disruptors.

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