Network Louth Meath in association with Girl Geek Dinners and CoderDojo Drogheda invite you to a 'Girl Tech & Female Entrepreneurs' dinner with special guest Louise Phelan of PayPal.
Network Louth Meath and CoderDojo Drogheda are hosting a Girl Geek Dinners event the week before DojoCon to highlight our support for a key theme of the conference to encourage more girls into CoderDojo and Science generally.
Louise Phelan of PayPal discusses Girl Tech, Business & CoderDojoAn informal and fun evening to discuss female leadership in technology, media and business. Louise Phelan, Vice President Global Operations EMEA at PayPal, is an outstanding speaker and role model for Irish women in technology and business.
We will also be exploring how initiatives like CoderDojo can encourage more girls into STEM in schools & colleges plus what more needs to be done.
CoderDojo is holding its annual mentor conference in Drogheda and Slane Castle on April 12th/13th and has a fantastic line up of Girl Tech speakers from USA, Belgium, UK and Ireland. Uniquely among tech events it consciously set out to get a 50/50 split in female/male speakers.
Event DetailsWhen: Thursday 4th April at 7:30pm
Where: Tower Restaurant, Millmount, Drogheda. (35 mins via the M1 Dublin Airport - see map)
Cost: 20 euro which covers your dinner Feel free to bring a friend.
I hope you can join us!
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Louise Phelan, Paypal, Vice President of Global Operations EMEA.PayPal employs over 2,300 people in Dublin and Dundalk. Louise joined PayPal in 2006 as CS and Risk Director for the EU and was recently promoted to her current position. Prior to joining PayPal in June 2006, Louise was a member of the Senior Management Team for GE Money, a division of General Electric (GE), which specialises in small ticket lending for a client base comprising both consumers and commercial customers.
Louise is on the Board of the American Chamber of Commerce and is a member of the Dublin Chamber of Commerce, CCMA Ireland and the Women’s Executive Network (WXN).