2500 Gifted descend on Dublin

UPRISE Festival Europe 6 Thursday 26th October 2017 Dublin

Published: Friday May 19th 2017

Launching it’s return to the green shores of Ireland, UPRISE Festival Europe 6 is handpicking 2500 Gifted Designers, Developers, Sales and Bizdev talent from around the world to join the people first, tech second festival on October 26th in Dublin.

Now entering into the sixth edition in under 3 years, this festival will stand out as being the most ‘offline’ tech event to date. No public wifi, no distracting event apps and no allowing technology be a barrier to connecting with the other 5000 attendees of Founders, CEOs and decision makers from all over the world.

Returning partners like Dublin City Council,Bank of Ireland, Microsoft, Oracle, Google will be there to provide content, mentorship and enjoy the relaxed nature of the event.

This edition will see 5 new Content Stages dedicated to expert panels, workshops, firesides and investment sessions with over 100 European Speakers on stage during the day-long event. 80 Startups to scale-ups will populate the marketplace with Enterprise partners subsidizing clustered stands and offering resources to the growing companies.

If you are a Talented individual looking to come rock with us on October 26th, apply for your ticket now and here:


As founder Paul O’Connell said ‘Now is the perfect time and place to launch (Dublin, Europe’s sweet-spot) a drive to get more talent into vibrant growing tech companies’.

UPRISE Festival Europe started in 2015 and is working towards its 6th edition. Catering to over 16,000 attendees previously and over 277 Startup companies. UPRISE just finished its Amsterdam edition with great success and a sweet promise to something even bigger in October 2017 in Dublin!

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