A Celebration of Irish Innovation on St. Patrick’s Day


On Thursday, March 17th from 6:30pm, we’re delighted to welcome our London community back for an in-person event.

Enterprise Ireland, the Irish Government’s trade and innovation agency and Digital Irish, the non-profit organisation that shines a spotlight on Irish-led innovation globally, are organising an St. Patrick’s Day event in London to celebrate Irish innovation.

The event will be hosted by BT at their HQ at One Braham Street, E1 8EE. Details at the RSVP link below – please extend this invitation to friends or family in London!


  • 6:30pm – Doors Open 
  • 7:00pm – Panel Discussion 
  • 7:45pm – 10:00pm – Drinks Reception

About Our Panel Discussion

The event will include a panel discussion on the future of e-commerce and the opportunity and challenges Irish businesses are facing. The panel will be moderated by Alan Gleeson, B2B Software (SaaS) Marketing Consultant and will include four guest speakers:

Maria Murphy, a highly skilled digital strategist, with over 20 years’ experience developing brands and building e-commerce, FMCG, manufacturing & editorial organizations, across multiple brands in Europe. Prior to her current role as Managing director of MurphyBond, Maria led UX, UI, Design and Digital Strategy for FeelUnique.com, Whirlpool (Indesit/Hotpoint) and Play.com.

Denise McQuaid is the former CEO of GoBeyond Investing, a pan-European ecosystem of early-stage investing experts. Denise has extensive startup and investing experience, and is passionate about the advancement of women in business, joining EveryWomen in 2017 as director of commercial and strategy.

Billy Kennedy heads the Insight and Research Practice with Each&Other, an Irish strategic UX research and design firm. He primarily works in delivering key insights for a variety of clients across multiple sectors, helping to drive these insights into actionable solutions in design. Prior to this Billy worked in the UK for over 8 years and oversaw research and insight work for diverse clients such as international social media companies, telecoms, and financial services businesses.

Jess Black is the head of marketing at Zngly, the next-generation media platform. Zngly is the no code B2B media platform that enables sales teams to create playlists of content and share that with customers or prospects as a link. Before joining Zngly, Jess worked as head of creative at Ditto TV, the B2B creative and communication agency dedicated to the Finance, Tech and Media sectors.


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