Entries by Business & Finance


Crafting a Digital Fashion Vocabulary

by Christoph Lange VP Brand Solutions at Zalando @christoph_la /@ZalandoTech   Companies involved in the business of fashion like Zalando have shifting priorities, and technology has become more important than ever. Technology at its heart is incredibly granular – highly detailed, and composed of many complex parts. This description can also be applied to fashion: Trends, seasons, […]

Building Trust as a Fintech: The Three C’s

by Jens Woloszczak Founder and CEO, Spotcap @JensWoloszczak One of the biggest challenges you face as a fintech is gaining the trust of your customers. After all, fintechs deal with people’s livelihoods: their cash, credit, savings and assets. Convincing people to trust you with their money is hard. Customers will Google you with an added […]

Experience Dublin like a Local

It’s not long now to Dublin Tech Summit 2017 and we are looking forward to welcoming you to Ireland’s booming and historic capital, Dublin. Dublin is a vibrant, cosmopolitan place famed for its culture and nightlife, but it’s so much more than just a city. Its unique setting, next to sea and mountain, makes it […]

Azimo Predicts: 4 FinTech trends to track in 2017

  by Dora Ziambra Head of Business Development at Azimo @Doraziexplora /@Azimo   The continued fallout from 2016’s global political upheavals means that making any kind of predictions for the coming year is somewhat, well, unpredictable. One thing’s for sure, though – the next 12 months are going to be a thrilling ride for FinTech…   Instant […]


Vertical Marketplaces: Is the Elephant in the Room Distracting You from the Future Behemoths?

  by Jean Z. Poh Founder & CEO at Swoonery @Jeanzpoh   Utter the word “marketplace” and it’s hard to ignore the Amazonian elephant in the room. It appears everyone has been avoiding its path and in the meantime, the focus has been on building and investing in stand-alone brands with vertical efficiencies from manufacturing through point […]

FinTech talks you can’t afford to miss at DTS

The future is here. By future we mean FinTech. A trend that will no doubt help Ireland enter a new era of exciting and lucrative technology, FinTech is gradually expanding into almost every area of business that involves money. Unfortunately, there is still a lack of clarity amongst the global community on the concept, the […]

Getting Around Dublin During DTS

  We’ve told you where to eat. We’ve told you where to drink. And now we want to tell you how to make the most of your time in Dublin. We want to show off our city. Not just to you, but to your colleagues, your friends and your family – to anyone who will […]


  Mary Ann de Lares Norris, VP EMEA of Oblong Industries, developer of spatial, immersive, and gesture-enabled technologies, explores how businesses can empower their teams and utilise the latest generation of collaboration tools to extract maximum value from the impending data deluge. We are living in a time of data overload, surrounded by more information […]