The buzz at the end of the evening was fantastic as several dozen hung back for a drink. The climax was a 45 minute speech/talk/conversation with Doug Richard. After the final Q&A with the other speakers Tom Loosemore, Emma Somerville and PR Smyth there was a palpable enthusiasm.
My job was mainly to keep the show rolling as MC and chief time keeper. This was probably the biggest gathering of people involved in digital media in Northern Ireland. We are certin it will not be the last.
Next steps – following the publication of the Invest Northern Ireland Digital Content Strategy and the formation of the Digital Industries Group