***Change of Venue and Date: Girl Geek Dinner will now be held in Accenture, 1 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbour , Dublin 2, on Thursday May 5th.***
Girl Geek Dinners are a chance for ladies in technology to get together, enjoy some nice food and drinks, and have fun meeting other women in their field. Head over to the MeetUp Page to find out more information on GGD and RSVP for the event.
Accenture's Centre for Innovation will be sponsoring this event and Orla McGann has very kindly offered to be our speaker on the evening.
Orla will be presenting on the role of a network engineer, what is so fascinating about this career, and the opportunities and challenges for women in this field
Orla McGann is the Infrastructure Services manager in HEAnet Ltd., Ireland's National Education and Research Network. She has worked for over 12 years in a variety of networking roles in HEAnet, most recently running the Services network infrastructure and data centres, and working on BGP, IPv6, and Multicast. She recently became the first woman on the board of INEX - Ireland's Internet Neutral Exchange Association.
Please make sure to RSVP by heading over to Girl Geek Dinners' meetup page. Men are of course welcome to attend, but only at the invitation of a woman – if you are bringing someone or are looking for an invitation, please send on an email to Ireland@girlgeekdinners.com