Monday Mentions: What’s going on in the world of tech this week

Apple are launching their next smartphone and IT@Cork will help grow your business online

Monday 21st

Apple: “Let Us Loop You In” event

Apple are set to unveil their next smartphone, the Apple SE and a 9.7-inch tablet. The event was announced a few weeks ago and it seems that despite Apple’s reputation of being sticklers for security, the majority of the tech spec has already been leaked. We’ll be live-tweeting the event here.

Wednesday 23rd

MSDublinDojo (Microsoft HQ, Sandyford, Dublin)

MS Dojo is a "technology club", following the principles of the worldwide CoderDojo movement. The focus is on free, child led learning. Children aged under 14 must be accompanied by a parent. Older children can attend unaccompanied once they have written consent from their parents. Children should bring a laptop with wifi.

Dojo mentors will be on-hand to impart their knowledge and help the children to learn some tech skills. See for more info.

Thursday 24th

How to grow your business online (Clarion Hotel, Lapps Quay, Cork)

The tech industry has set the pace for the digital revolution in B2B marketing, being the first to embrace change, adopt new platforms and pioneer new techniques.

What are the current trends driving this ongoing evolution in B2B tech marketing? How are leading B2B tech brands engaging with their diverse audiences today? And which factors will determine success tomorrow in this fast-paced market?

Find out how SME’s attract new customers, increase sales and build your profile in a cost effective way.

Chaired by Donal Cahalane, this panel session will discuss how to grow your business online and give practical guidance on how to address some of the most compelling challenges facing tech marketers today.

Find more info here.