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Irish Leader Talks Blockchain, Making Dublin Europe’s Tech Capital

17:02 Wednesday , June 13th 2018
Speaking at MoneyConf in Dublin this morning, Irish leader Taoiseach Leo Varadkar announced that the government was preparing the Irish capital to become Europe's technology capital. "I think there’s no better place to discuss issues like cybersecurity, blockchain, cryptocurrencies, AI, regulation, and future fintech than here in Ireland". He further announced that the budget to the IDA, Ireland’s state-run Industrial Development Authority, will be increased over the coming years in an effort to support technology innovation and attract software engineers among other professionals.