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Official press releases by or about Dogpatch Labs.

Work-It: Playing with space in the modern office

December 2019
Dogpatch Labs is working with SoftBank’s chip-making company Arm on a spatial analytics project, as part of its Smart Cities focus.

Fora Article

Scale Ireland’s vision for regional investment in Budget 2020

September 2019
Former CEO of the Ludgate Hub in Skibbereen, Gráinne Dwyer, and Dogpatch Labs founder Patrick Walsh discuss the importance of investing in regional Ireland.

SiliconRepublic Article

Patch Accelerator

August 2019
Inside Dogpatch Labs’ offshoot for the next generation of tech talent

Fora Article

Meet the man making sure that 'real heart' stays at the centre of Dogpatch Labs

August 2019
Patrick Walsh is eyeing the healthy growth of Dublin’s startup scene as he plots Dogpatch’s expansion.

Fora Article

The King and Queen of The Netherlands Visited Dogpatch Labs

June 2019
Their Majesties King Willem-Alexander & Queen Máxima of the Netherlands visited Dogpatch Labs to learn how Ireland’s leading startup hub is providing a platform to showcase the latest smart building technologies being deployed in Ireland, and the future of retail innovation.

Irish Tech News Article

Arm deploys Space Analytics as part of Pelion Smart Spaces solutions and powers coworking facilities in Ireland

May 2019
Dogpatch Labs, Ireland’s leading startup hub and home to 80 startups, has deployed this solution to optimize coworking space and better understand movements of its members

Arm Newsroom

In Brexit, Could Ireland Wear the Crown?

March 2019
Dogpatch Labs founder Patrick Walsh talks authenticity & determination of the Irish culture and how it’s embedded in home-grown businesses and the startup ecosystem.

Fortune Article

From Lab-Grown Meat to Blockchain, Alltech Accelerator Selects 10 Global Startups at the Cutting Edge of AgTech

Dublin, Ireland – 5 February 2019
With more than 250 applications from 53 countries, The Pearse Lyons Accelerator, which is now in its third year, continues to attract some of the top AgTech startups from around the world.

AgFunder News Article

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex join Diversity Roundtable focusing on empowerment of women in the tech sector

Dublin, Ireland – 11 July 2018
Different Backgrounds Shaping the Future: A visit to Ireland’s leading startup hub Dogpatch Labs
Roundtable Commitments include: CoderDojo to recruit 5,000 new female volunteers & mentors by 2021 and Dogpatch Labs to host a female-focused Global Investor Day in 2019

Dogpatch Labs Press Release

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex visit Ireland’s leading startup hub Dogpatch Labs to meet the people shaping the country's future

Dublin, Ireland – 11 July 2018 – Updated 12/07/2018 5pm
The Royal couple meet young people taking part in CoderDojo coding workshop and join Diversity Roundtable to discuss new initiatives to empower women and girls in tech. Roundtable Commitments include: CoderDojo to recruit 5,000 new female volunteers & mentors by 2021 and Dogpatch Labs to host a female-focused Global Investor Day in 2019

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The Duke and Duchess of Sussex's visit to Ireland

London, United Kingdom – 25 June 2018
On a visit to Dublin learn more about Ireland’s history and future the Duke and Duchess of Sussex will visit Dogpatch Labs. Their Royal Highnesses will meet children and young people taking part in free coding workshops, and will also have the opportunity to talk to female tech entrepreneurs. Article


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Ireland enjoying strong technology investment

Investment in Irish technology companies had its second strongest performance in more than a decade last year – as the presence of multi-national companies continues to transform the capital.

Sky News Article

First Fridays in Dublin notches up 10,000 minutes of start-up mentoring

Tomorrow (1st September 2017), First Fridays for Startups at Dogpatch Labs in Dublin will mark its first anniversary as a go-to resource for early-stage start-ups from all over Ireland.

Silicon Republic Article

“The work Patrick has done over the last number of years has contributed greatly to establishing Ireland as leading startup hub. Dogpatch Labs is central to the startup ecosystem in Ireland – providing companies with the space and facilities required at a crucial phase in their development."

- Brid O’Connell, CEO of Guaranteed Irish

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Acknowledged as a world-class entrepreneurial hub catalysing the ecosystem in Ireland, Dogpatch Labs was awarded the Google for Entrepreneurs Global Citizenship Award in September 2017.

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