Spark Festival is a two week program of events and activities covering all things startup, innovation and entrepreneurship. Now in its 4th year, the festival brings together people, ideas & resources, to connect, share, learn and inspire.
The 2017 program included over 100 events covering topics from Fintech to Social Enterprise, AI to Blockchain, HealthTech to VR and everything in between. With over 9000 attendees from all stages of the startup journey, Spark Festival 2017 was an incredible celebration of the size and diversity of the local startup ecosystem.
Inclusiveness and diversity always shines throughout our program: alongside events for people already working in the startup sector, Spark Festival welcomes anyone who is curious to find out what it's all about to take a peek and see where their skills might find a new home.
Spark Festival is a project of Spark Festival Ltd, a not for profit whose objectives are to
As a not for profit, Spark Festival is guided and supported by its board.
The programming committee, known as the Spark Festival Track Leads, meets throughout the year to oversee the development of a festival programme that explores every corner of the ecosystem.
Keeping it all together is Program Director, Maxine Sherrin, the person to speak to if you'd like to get involved in 2018!