Ireland Funds Dinner • March 4
The annual San Francisco Gala Dinner takes place at Grand Ballroom, St. Francis Hotel, San Francisco, and honors Philip Grant, Consul General of Ireland, with The Ireland Funds Distinguished Leadership Award, and Ian Casey, co-founder CVPartners Inc and R&DPartners, with The Ireland Funds Young Leadership Award.
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SVG Awards • March 16
Meet the 2017 Silicon Valley 50, the top Irish or Irish American technology executives making a significant impact in the tech world. The event brings together the most entrepreneurial minds in Silicon Valley, offering rich networking opportunities and showcasing experts and innovators from the ITLG community advancing technology today.
Keynote Speaker Shane Wall is the CTO of HP. With 26 years of experience leading multi-billion dollar technology businesses, he has proven success in startups and large high growth businesses. He has overseen major P&L’s, corporate and technology strategy- proving integral to developing outstanding products and leading business & engineering teams.
A full day of activity is planned for the St. Patrick’s Day Festival in San Francisco, at Civic Center Plaza and on Grove Street, Polk to Larkin Street. The colorful festivities surrounding the parade will showcase Irish Culture through live performance and entertainment, arts and crafts exhibitors, food and beverage concessions, children’s rides and inflatables, cultural displays, a petting zoo and pony ride and a number of non-profits booths representing the Irish community.
Spirit Of Ireland Award, San Jose • Mar 28
The Spirit of Ireland Awards are presented to individuals or companies whose accomplishments have exemplified the relationship between San Jose / Silicon Valley and Dublin, Ireland. This year’s recipient is Marie O’Flaherty – more