The theme of this years Embassy economic conference is 'Creative Minds', looking at the economics of the creative industry and how Ireland and the United States can strengthen the cultural ties that already exist between the two countries.
The event took place in the Ambassador's residence, Deerfield, Phoenix Park, Dublin.
The U.S. Embassy’s fourth annual economic conference was held on April 23rd, 2015 at the Ambassador’s Residence in the Phoenix Park, Dublin. The event this year focused on the impact of the creative economy on United States-Irish relations.
The conference elaborated on a theme of Ambassador O’Malley’s Creative Minds series and engaged prominent U.S. and Irish leaders to share insights on the impact of creativity on building ecosystems of innovation. Over 50 speakers from diverse creative sectors came together for the day-long event including senior executives from Intel, Dell, Linkedin, Disney, the Smithsonian Institution, the National Endowment for the Arts and many others.