CDU attend ‘Swipe Summit’ in UCD

By 14th July 2015 No Comments


The Sunday Business Posts ‘Swipe Summit’ in UCD this year had a great line up of interesting speakers covering a range of topics from UX, social media, IOT, design, development and more. The busy event was trending on twitter with queues to attend master classes.

Speakers presentations followed by panel discussions included Michael Clancy, MD of MediaVest, Stefano Maruzzi, VP EMEA of GoDaddy, Anneke Schogt, Manager for Microsoft advertising in the Netherlands, Adam Cutler, IBM’s design studio to name just a few.

The Keynote speaker of the day was Matt Mullenweg, co-founder and CEO of WordPress. Martin Casey, MD of Arekibo, sat down with Matt on the main stage for an informative talk on the history and future of WordPress, which runs over 23% of the world’s websites.

Speakers for next years event include Brandon Berger the Chief Digital Officer of Ogilvy & Mather (USA), Jeremy Basset, Global Marketing Strategy of Unilever (UK), Orla Fagan, Lead Designer of Tapadoo and Ruth McEntee, Head of Display and YouTube for Google Ireland. Swipe Summit 2016 take place on the on the 4th of February at the RDS in Dublin.