Mason Hayes & Curran at Dublin Web Summit

24 October 2013

We were delighted to be the exclusive Irish legal sponsor of the 2013 Dublin Web Summit, which was held at the RDS Dublin on October 30th and 31st.

This year's summit was bigger and better than ever before, with over 10,000 attendees and 800 start-ups in attendance.

At our stand this year, our tech team were available to speak to companies of all sizes and backgrounds. From first round funding to strategic outsourcing partnerships, intellectual property management to global privacy protocols, acquisitions and IPOs, our team are always available you the strategic and commercial legal advice you need.

Philip Nolan on stage

Partner Philip Nolan will be took part in a number of panel discussions throughout the event. Click here for full details.

See Philip speaking to Silicon Republic on how data privacy and protection has become an economic issue:


3D printer competition

We had a special guest at our stand this year, 3D Dave was demonstrating his 3D printer and creating great Web Summit souvenirs for attendees. 

We also held a competition for one lucky winner to win their very own 3D printer! Congrats to Alan O'Brien of Smigin on his win.


ESB Spark of Genius Award

As part of our sponsorship of Dublin Web Summit, we provide of legal advice to the winner of the ESB Spark of Genius Award. The competition sees 30 short-listed start-ups from around the world competing to win the prize. David O'Donnell, Head of our Corporate Department, was one of the judges.


Breakfast Seminar with Enterprise Ireland

Partner and tech law expert Gavin O'Flaherty of Mason Hayes & Curran spoke at a breakfast seminar hosted by Enterprise Ireland at the Dublin Web Summit. Click here for more information.

               Gavin O'Flaherty with Titan the robot at Dublin Web Summit 2012

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