Our Volunteers posing during a break from work on one of our murals.

Biodiversity and community are the big themes for 2020. We are also

Docklands Volunteer Day Rescheduled to September

To ensure our Organising Committee and our volunteers are kept safe, this year’s DocklandsVolunteer Day, originally scheduled for Friday 8th May, will now be held in September. Biodiversity and community are the big themes for 2020. We are also focusing some of our attentionon an ever-expanding list of cleaning, painting, weeding and art. If you […]

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Stephen McKenna, Interior with Red Folder, AIB Bank Art Collection

March Docklands Network Event Postponed

Unfortunately, due to the increase of Covid-19, we have postponed our Docklands Network Eventscheduled for Thursday 12th March in DogPatch Labs. We will re-schedule this event asap. Our first event of 2020 was to be different. Not just an opportunity to meet your Docklands network.We were also to explore how the area can open its […]

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Pollinating, Painting & Pontificating

This year’s Volunteer Day is on Friday 10th May. Last year we had almost two hundred volunteersfrom local businesses taking part. The Docklands Volunteer Day is a great opportunity for localbusinesses to make a real, tangible and positive contribution to our area. Volunteers painting the mural on the McMahon Bridge at the 2018 Docklands Volunteer […]

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Fáilte Ireland’s Docklands Experts Programme

The Docklands Business Forum identified the opportunity for tourism in the area way back in 2013.More recently, along with others, we have been working with Fáilte developing a tourismprogramme for Docklands. Fáilte have kindly developed a KNOW Dublin Docklands Local ExpertsProgramme to support those involved in the tourism industry. By informing visitors what’s on in […]

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Are You Ready to Thrive With an Exclusive Offer for DBF Members?

Ireland’s newest fitness, food and wellness event, Thrive Festival is coming to The Convention Centre Dublin (The CCD) for one weekend only this March! As the DBF is a valued friend of The CCD, there is an exclusive offer for our members. Avail of a 25% off your ticket when you use the code CCDFRIENDS on checkout at […]

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Innovation Beyond Limits Docklands Network Event @ Google

Our next Docklands Networking Event hosted by our friends Google on Friday 26th October. Dr. Diarmuid O’Brien, Chief Innovation and Enterprise Officer at TCD, has kindly agreed to present to us on Trinity’s €1 billion plans for a Grand Canal Innovation District centred on a new campus in the heart of Dublin’s Docklands.     […]

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New Style, More Substance – 8th Docklands Business Awards

Docklands is a driving force of Ireland’s new economy. The 6 square kilometres of dockland nowdelivers 9% of the nations GDP and is the powerhouse of national and international innovation. TheDocklands Business Awards is an inclusive event celebrating the achievements and diversity of localenterprise. We encourage participation from all members of the local business community. […]

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A Night that Celebrated Dockland Achievement

The 7th Docklands Business Awards was a great success. Over one hundred Docklands companies were nominated for the 2017 #DBFAwards, the largest number to date. Forty-nine made the shortlist on the night representing a broad sweep of Dockland enterprise from large multinationals to small start-ups and everything in-between. The informal event with some pre-Christmas buzz […]

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At our Brexit event Senator McDowell labels Brexit a case of ‘Myth Vs Math’ & calls on Irish in UK to vote #Remain.

With the clock ticking down to the British referendum that will decide the UK’s relationship with Europe for generations to come, the Docklands Business Forum hosted a Brexit Breakfast forum to shed some light on the uncertainty that overshadows Ireland’s future relationship with Britain. While the room chatted and mingled over croissants and fruit compote […]

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