# web-summit - Yesterday’s News
'When you're lying in that bed in Dún Laoghaire, it's easy to think it's all over but it's far from it'
Twelve years after he was left paralysed, Westmeath para-cycling Declan Slevin recounts the journey which has taken him to the Paralympic Games.
# web-summit - Thursday 11 February, 2016
Web Summit CEO Paddy Cosgrave gives his thoughts on how startups can attract some of that talent.
# web-summit - Wednesday 13 January, 2016
Back when the event’s organisers and the government were still friends, at least.
# web-summit - Sunday 8 November, 2015
Upwork is the world’s biggest market for Freelancers. This week we met its CEO.
# web-summit - Saturday 7 November, 2015
Nearly a year after its launch, London-based Property Partner has its sights on international markets.
The BullyBug wristband was demoed at the Web Summit centre stage and has generated a lot of interest.
# web-summit - Friday 6 November, 2015
Your personal data was talked about at the Web Summit, but it looks like you might have to pay to keep it safe in the future
Privacy could become a product purchased by the rich and an unattainable luxury for the poor, writes Maria Helen Murphy.
Or will another event come along?
The former Man United defender believes Rooney will be appreciated more when he’s not around.
# web-summit - Thursday 5 November, 2015
He was speaking at the final day of the Web Summit.
The Web Summit founder’s name had appeared on a list of guests due to appear on the show tomorrow.
Web Summit CEO Paddy Cosgrave rolled out the red carpet for the event’s new hosts today.
# web-summit - Wednesday 4 November, 2015
Hyperloop Tech wants to create large-scale pressurised air tubes which it believes will change transport.
The three-time major winner was speaking today in Dublin.
John Collison founded Stripe with brother Patrick in 2011.
Sharon Ní Bheoláin gave Daire Hickey a bit of a grilling. And it’s not going down too well with people…
Ireland’s world champion boxer gave his thoughts at the Web Summit in Dublin yesterday.
# web-summit - Tuesday 3 November, 2015
The former All Black spoke alongside Galway hurler Joe Canning this afternoon.
It’s very similar to 20 questions, and it’s Facebook’s way of bringing more people to its services.
Former Man United goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar was speaking at the Web Summit in Dublin today.
People aren’t happy.
The founder of Oculus VR believes that VR and other similar devices will be more commonplace than smartphones today.
People aren’t happy.
The relationship between the government and Paddy Cosgrave is well and truly over…
# web-summit - Monday 2 November, 2015
The annual tech conference will be held in Ireland for the final time this year – but how have startups experienced it?
# web-summit - Sunday 1 November, 2015
There’s been some confusion about whether the Taoiseach had been invited.
# web-summit - Thursday 29 October, 2015
A bonfire in Dublin, garda reject pay deal and the Marriage Bill gets signed into law… all the day’s big stories.
It’s that time of year again.
# web-summit - Sunday 18 October, 2015
A bitter war of words has erupted between the Web Summit and the Taoiseach’s office, but as the finger pointing continues this whole affair smacks of desperation and incompetence, writes Paul Allen.
# web-summit - Friday 16 October, 2015
Organisers “felt they got a better offer some place else” the Tánaiste said.
# web-summit - Thursday 15 October, 2015
The summit’s founder Paddy Cosgrave said it was the company’s “absolute preference” to stay in Ireland.
# web-summit - Sunday 27 September, 2015
Damien English said it’s another example of an Irish company doing well internationally.
# web-summit - Thursday 24 September, 2015
Bord Failte estimates the summit generated around €100 million in the local economy last year and this will be a significant loss. But let’s get things in perspective in economic terms, writes Angela Nagle.
# web-summit - Wednesday 23 September, 2015
Co-founder Paddy Cosgrave made the announcement the event was leaving Dublin today.
# web-summit - Wednesday 1 July, 2015
Edwin van der Sar and Chris Froome will speak at the Sport Summit.
# web-summit - Friday 13 February, 2015
Timely tweet attracted attention of high-profile New York Times journalist – and he gave her some good career advice. (She has since come and worked for us!)
# web-summit - Monday 8 December, 2014
So here’s what makes his startup a €50,000 winner…
# web-summit - Sunday 9 November, 2014
The man in charge of new products at the world’s biggest travel site says he is “really confident” its reviews are fair.
# web-summit - Saturday 8 November, 2014
She’s smart and fun. Can we be friends with her?
Anyone for an app that trawls your friends’ Facebook pages to pick out the perfect gift?