Organized by The Mill, Creative Spark and Paypal as part of the Louth LEO Enterprise Week, this seminar will look at recent trends in the sector, and offer advice on establishing an online payments solution.
A recent IEDR survey of 500 SMEs stated that the proportion of Irish enterprises with a web sales ability remains low at 19%. Developing on from the themes discussed at last years event this seminar will look at the recent trends in the sector, and offer advice on establishing an online payments solution.
We have guest speakers from Paypal, Margaret Robb of Sweet Little Babies and Shane Brett from Gecko Governance.
Sweet Little Babies is one of Ireland’s largest online retailers and the Ireland’s largest Baby & Nursery Superstore located in Dundalk Co. Louth where you will find everything for your precious baby under one roof. Margaret Robb has lead Sweet Little Babies to be Finalist in Top 3 Babystore in Ireland for 2014,
Finalist in Retail Premises of the Year Louth Business Awards, and Finalist in Bank of Ireland E-Commerce Awards (Website).
GECKO Governance is a new RegTech fund management regulatory solution that allows users to schedule, manage and monitor a large portfolio of investment fund’s regulatory & compliance requirements in real-time. They have just opened up their new office in New York City to target the US Fund Management Companies.
GECKO Governance gives users the “Big Picture” by providing them with a live Birds Eye view across all their funds compliance requirements from one central dashboard.
This event will also examine opportunities to develop the Fintech sector within the North-east region. Over the next five years, industry experts believe 5,000 jobs could be created in Ireland’s burgeoning fintech sector.
An M1 ‘Digital Payments Cluster’ is a key part of the Government’s North East Action Plan for Jobs. The www.m1PaymentsCorridor.com project proposes the creation of a ‘digital payments hub’ in Drogheda, and creation of Fintech companies along the M1 economic corridor, with the potential to create hundreds of sustainable new jobs across the region
Date: Friday 10th March, 2017
Venue: PayPal, Dundalk, Co. Louth.
Time: 10.00 to 12.00
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