Dublin Web Summit: Not all have yet jumped aboard Startup Express
On a specially-commissioned train from Cork to Dublin entrepreneurs pitched their start-up ideas, but not all found an appreciative audience, writes Philip Connolly.
It's 8pm on Tuesday night and a train is stuck just outside Connolly Station in Dublin. On the face of it, there is not a whole lot unusual about this. Take a closer look, however, and the contents of this particular train turn out to be a little bit different.
For a start, the former vice-president of one of Europe's largest tech companies would not be a regular Iarnród Eireann customer. Yet sitting across from...
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