Category: Education

Microsoft hosts Girls in ICT event to inspire young girls

Microsoft hosted their Girls in Information, Communication and Technology (ICT) event last Thursday. The event took place in their South County Campus in Sandyford. It brought 80 schoolgirls from 3 schools together to their Dreamspace innovation hub to celebrate girls in ICT. Microsoft strongly believe that girls need to be empowered more to succeed through

New Research Offers Insight Into Treating Sepsis and Other Inflammatory Diseases

An international team of researchers led by Maynooth University scientists has new insights in to how inflammatory diseases work  An international team of researchers, led by Professor Paul Moynagh, Head of the Department of Biology and Director of the Human Health Research Institute at Maynooth University, has made a significant breakthrough in understanding inflammatory diseases

DIAS Scientists Launch Major Atlantic Ocean Research Project

One of the most ambitious deep-ocean research project ever undertaken in Europe was launched in Dublin yesterday, 18th April. The iMARL project – led by scientists from Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies (DIAS) – is centred around 18 state-of-the-art ocean bottom seismometers, which will be located deep in the Atlantic Ocean hundreds of kilometres off

CÚRAM Art-Science Exhibition Sparks Inspiring Ideas from the Public

CÚRAM at NUI Galway with Galway C ity Arts Office Launch ‘AFTERIMAGE’ Community Art-Science Exhibition CÚRAM, the Science Foundation Ireland Centre for Research in Medical Devices based at NUI Galway together with the Galway City Arts Office, have launched a new Community Art-Science exhibition in the Westside community in Galway City. By award winning art

New Frontiers Showcase

Thirteen entrepreneurs, who have completed the Enterprise Ireland New Frontiers Programme at the Rubicon Centre in Cork Institute of Technology (CIT), will showcase their business ideas in the Millennium Hall, City Hall, Cork, on Tuesday, April 24th from 5.30pm. Awards will be presented for Best Business Opportunity and Overall Winner, Most Innovative Business Idea, Best

Lero Named as Winner of Prestigious Global Award

Lero, the SFI Irish Software Research Centre, has been named as winner of the 2018 award for industry collaboration by the global IEEE Computer Society. This is the first time the IEEE Computer Society Technical Council on Software Engineering (TCSE) Distinguished Synergy Award has come to Ireland. Previous winners include IBM Center for Advanced Studies,