Saturday February 22, 2020

Taoiseach not invited to final Web Summit in Dublin

Enda Kenny not on the guest list despite being major supporter of Lisbon bound event

Ian Guider

Markets Editor

@ianguider
1st November, 2015
Taoiseach Enda Kenny with Paddy Cosgrave, Founder and CEO, Web Summit, at last year's Web Summit

The Taoiseach hasn’t been invited to the final Web Summit in Dublin this week, even though he was a key attendee at the conference in recent years.

Enda Kenny has played a major role in the event in the last number of years, sharing a stage with Elon Musk, the billionaire Paypal and Tesla co-founder, in 2013 and ringing the opening bell of the Nasdaq stock exchange from the RDS last year.

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