Community & Business Events

IIPC Family Sports Picnic • July 17

IIPC’s Family Sports Picnic welcomes players from the men’s and women’s Irish Rugby teams at Marina Green (at Scott Street) from 4.30 pm – 7.30 pm. Families will have the opportunity to meet with the players. more

Leadership in Sport • July 17

INBA Speaker Series. Join the Irish Network Bay Area  for “Kicking to Touch”, a panel discussion with well-known names from the world of Irish and USA Rugby. Supported by San Francisco American Irish Rugby 7s Welcome Committee Panelists:

  • Joy Neville – World Rugby Referee of the Year
  • Jack Clark – Head Coach Cal Rugby
  • Conor Coyne – NYAC Rugby Player
  • Chris O’Brien – Former NFL and USA Rugby Player. USA Assistant Coach.
  • IRFU Speaker (name to be confirmed)
  • Host & MC: Brian Murphy

Tuesday, July 17 2018 at 7pm. Golden Gate Yacht Club, 1 Yacht Road, San Francisco, CA 94123

Tickets: $50 ($25 for paid INBA Members with Promo code) more

Rugby World Cup Sevens • July 20, 21

Ireland 7s v England 7s • 20 Jul, 12:12pm

Ireland Women’s Rugby World Cup Sevens. Round of 16. Match 7. England 7s v Ireland 7s.  at AT&T Park, San Francisco

Ireland 7s v Chile 7s • 20 Jul, 3.30pm

Men’s Rugby World Cup Sevens 2018, Qualifying Round, Match 8. 3:35pm at AT&T Park, San Francisco

Event Archives

Ongoing Events

IIPC Active Retirement Luncheon •


The IIPC Active Retirement Club Coffee Morning, Cairde Café, meets on the fourth Tuesday of every month from 10.00 a.m. at the United Irish Cultural Center. It is a chance to meet familiar and new faces in a friendly relaxed gathering.  Tea and soda bread are served and there is always a game of Bingo or a hand of cards to be played.

For more information please contact Joan at the IIPC on 415.752.6006. Suggested donation of $5.

Irish Network Bay Area • First Thursday Events

Irish Network Bay Area is a community of Irish expatriates, Irish Americans and friends of Ireland built around personal networking and the sharing of professional knowledge and business experience. Members and friends of the Irish Network Bay Area (San Francisco) reflect the professional and cultural heritage of an Ireland that is skilled, diverse and ambitious. The INBA regular First Thursday event is a casual networking get together, and a chance to meet members old and new. Whether you are new to the city or a long time resident, all are welcome.

In addition to the Irish Network Bay Area’s First Thursdays in San Francisco, the group kicked off a regular series of meetups in Silicon Valley for members, with events held on second Thursdays at Molly Magee’s Mountain View. check INBA for events.

Irish Technology Leadership Group

Established in October 2007 and headquartered in Silicon Valley, the ITLG is a non-profit organization comprised of  high-level global technology leaders who are Irish or Irish-American. The Group includes senior executives from some of the worlds leading corporations, each of whom are committed to promoting the technology connection between Ireland and Silicon Valley, and helping Ireland address the challenges of embracing new technology opportunities. ITLG website

Blue Stockings Salon • Speaker Events Sept – June

Blue Stockings Salon is hosted by a modern-day Salonnière Norene Sheehan, originally from Cork. This organization presents its members and guests with a whole new approach to social exchange.  Inspired by 18th century Salons, Norene hosts a modern-day version with  live, monthly events that invite dialog between the speaker and participants in a variety of intimate social settings.