CEO, Silicon Republic
Ann O’Dea
CEO, Silicon Republic
Co-founder of Silicon Republic, Founder of the international sci-tech festival with diversity and inclusion at its core - Inspirefest. Founder of Women Invent campaign to champion and promote the role of women in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths). Awarded Woman of the Year, Media, at Irish Tatler Awards 2014, and Net Visionary awardee of Irish Internet Association, 2014. Honorary fellow of the Irish Computer Society. Inducted into Irish Internet Association's Hall of Fame in 2015. Received Women Mean Business 'Empowering Women' Award 2016. Board member, Irish International Business Network (IIBN), Advisory Board Member, Teen Turn.