Digital West

Digital West


Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 09:00 to 14:00

Now in its third year, GMIT Mayo’s Digital West event will take place on Tuesday 28 January 2020. This dynamic FREE event is hosted by the Mayo campus of Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology in partnership with Digital Marketing in Mayo (DMM). The 2020 theme is remote working, wellness and opportunities.

Topics will range from digital strategy and positioning to build a brand, trends and opportunities with remote working, digital hubs as a remote location for work, life and workplace balance including top tips for building your remote workforce. 

The event will be opened by Professor Neville McClenaghan, Vice President, GMIT Mayo campus.

Speakers include Donal Healy, Marketing Manager, Ireland West Airport, Stephen Carolan, Enterprise Hub Programme Manager for the Atlantic Economic Corridor, Celia Keenaghan, Director, Keenaghan Collaborative, Lianne McManamon Mental Health Promotion Officer, Mayo Mental Health Association, Dave Casey, Health Promotion Manager, DeCare Dental Ireland, Barbara Hopkins, IT Engineer, Typetec and Noreen Henry, Lecturer in IT at GMIT Mayo.

GMIT academics Sharon Boyle and Dr Janine McGinn will discuss digital-related course offerings available in GMIT Mayo including the new industry aligned part-time Master in Science in Digital Media and Marketing.  This is a structured research Masters degree developed in collaboration with industry.

Booking is available through the conference website  The event is free to attend and is expected to sell out based on last year's attendance.


Digital West is an initiative of a partnership involving GMIT and GMIT iHubs with Digital Marketing in Mayo, a not-for-profit group of business and thought leaders in digital marketing.