Irish Embassy at Electromagnetic Field 2024

Imagine a camping festival with a power grid and high-speed internet access; a temporary village of geeks, crafters, and technology enthusiasts that’s lit up by night, and buzzing with activity during the day. Thousands of curious people will descend on our friendly open space to learn, share, and talk about what they love.

Electromagnetic Field 2024 will be held on 30 May–2 June 2024 at Eastnor Castle Deer Park, Eastnor.

A key aspect of the event are villages. Self-organised sessions/areas where hackers come together with a common interest or project. The Irish Embassy is a loose collective of people with some connection to / interest in Ireland, who travel to hacker/maker events and pool resources to create shared spaces while there.

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Beginner’s Guide to Arduino: Join Our Free 5-Part Workshop

Are you fascinated by electronics and eager to dive into the world of microcontrollers? Look no further! Tog Hackerspace, in collaboration with Dublin City Council, is excited to announce a free, five-part Arduino class specifically designed for beginners. Led by experienced makers Jeffrey Roe and Ambrose Clarke, this project-based learning series will provide you with the foundational skills to bring your creative ideas to life.

Workshop Details

  • Dates & Times:
    • Tuesday, 11th June: 19:00 – 20:30
    • Thursday, 13th June: 19:00 – 20:30
    • Tuesday, 18th June: 19:00 – 20:30
    • Thursday, 20th June: 19:00 – 20:30
    • Tuesday, 25th June: 19:00 – 20:30

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BSides Dublin

BSides Dublin is an annual information security conference organized by a community of volunteers in Dublin, Ireland. The conference provides a platform for information security professionals to share their knowledge and experiences in a collaborative and informal setting. Attendees can expect to hear from experts in the field, participate in hands-on workshops, and network with like-minded individuals. The conference covers a wide range of topics such as cryptography, network security, and ethical hacking.

Security BSides Dublin 2024 at Trinity College Dublin, Ireland (Date: 18 May 2024)

Tog is delighted to return as a community sponsor this year. We will be showcasing lockpicking to all visitors and what the space has to offer. Attendees can look forward to an engaging experience at our booth, where they can try their hand at lockpicking and learn about the various activities and workshops Tog organizes throughout the year. To find out more about our involvement and what Tog offers, visit our website or follow us on social media for updates.

Artists’ Open Day

You are invited to visit our space in Dublin 12 and find out what we can offer artists and designers.

Some of our members will be at the space to give a tour of our facilities and talk about what’s available and how it’s currently being used by creative practitioners. The tour will include our metal, wood, and digital-making facilities, and information about workshops, public events, and membership.

Ask us questions about facilities we have and how new equipment is added, and what kind of access and support you get when you become a member.

Tea & biscuits included.


  • Tuesday 21st May
  • 11.30 am – 1 pm


  • Tog Hackerspace
  • Unit 1B Motor City,
  • Kylemore Road,
  • Dublin 12,
  • D12 CF6V

Testwall’s Gift of Equipment

At Tog Hackerspace, we’re thrilled to express our heartfelt appreciation to Testwall for their recent donation of equipment to our electronics lab, repair cafes, and projects. This generous contribution not only enhances our capabilities but also embodies our commitment to sustainability by preventing electronic waste.

Testwall’s support isn’t new to us; they’ve been steadfast partners over the years, consistently aiding our mission to build a more resourceful community. Their recent donation further strengthens our resolve to repurpose and reuse, aligning perfectly with our values.

We invite other companies to follow Testwall’s lead and consider supporting our initiatives. Your contributions, whether equipment or resources, can significantly impact our community’s growth and sustainability.

To learn more about Testwall, visit Testwall Ireland.

For partnership inquiries or to support our initiatives, reach out to us. Together, we can continue creating opportunities for innovation and collaboration.

Thank you, Testwall, for your unwavering support.

Exploring Electronics Together: Join Us at TOG!

Embark on an exciting journey into the world of electronics with a Monday night watch along course.

Are you eager to explore electronics but unsure where to begin? Whether you’re a hobbyist tinkering with Arduino, Raspberry Pi, or sensors, or someone looking to refresh their electronics skills, this course is tailored just for you. Say goodbye to intimidating math-heavy lectures; our sessions prioritize hands-on learning and practical applications.

Led by Instructor Joe Gryniuk from Lake Washington Technical College, our course follows the engaging “Electronics 110” series available on YouTube. While there may be optional labs and coursework, the focus is on providing you with accessible, beginner-friendly content.

Join us every second Monday evening at 7 pm for an hour and a half session filled with discovery and learning. And don’t worry, it’s completely free to attend! Plus, we’ve got you covered with ample tools, parts, and equipment to kickstart your learning journey.

We are starting things off on Monday 22nd at 7 pm and then every two weeks after that.

Location: Tog Hackerspace

No need to RSVP—simply show up and dive in! And don’t forget, there’s ample free parking available and complimentary tea/coffee to keep you refreshed.

Ready to take the plunge? Let’s embark on this electrifying journey together!

If you are looking for something a bit more free form you are always welcome to visit our non-structured Electronics, Microcontroller and IOT Evening every other Monday.