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Techgate Galway

Techgate Technology Awards covers the West of Ireland and nominations of the awards are open to the public.

The Technology Awards is to highlight and reward the West of Ireland technology community across various categories. You can nominate your favourite Startup, Designer, Website or Enterprise by the Nominations Page, it takes only a few seconds to complete.

Join us on the 7th of October and support your nomination at the Awards. Be part of the judging panel for the Overall Winner by attending the event and cast your vote along with the Judges!

Nominations Are Opened:

  • Startups / Businesses must be located in the West of Ireland.
  • Anyone can nominate a Startup/Businesses through our nomination page.
  • Techgate Judges will review nominations based on their: Website, Social Engagement and Product/Services.
  • Winners of each category will be announced at the Techgate Event on the 3rd of December.
  • The Overall Winner will be selected by Judges Vote and Attendees Vote on the Night.
  • Consider this event as a mini-summit, an informal gathering across the technology sector and a cool send off for the year end. Attendees on the night are coming from the business / technology community, startup community, students, investors and media.

    Exhibition requirements for Technology Startups to enter the Techgate Expo:

    The closing date for applications is 23rd September 2015. You can submit the application form or interest by email to

  • Be owner or co-founder of a startup business in Galway City / County or West of Ireland.
  • "Techgate highlights the accomplishments of entrepreneurs and rewards entrepreneurs endeavour in Galway, and thus acts a means of encouraging and developing indigenous, sustainable employment, which is vital to the region."

    Ronan Walsh - JCI Galway President 2015

    Techgate Awards are currently closed for nominations.