AgTech Symposium in the South East highlights major strengths and opportunities where Agriculture and Technology collide!

The Local Enterprise Offices of the South East Region, including Tipperary, Kilkenny, Carlow, Wexford and Waterford, coordinated a forward thinking AgTech Symposium held in Thurles on Thursday. The inaugural Agricultural Technology initiative has been funded under the Action Plan for Jobs LEO Competitive Funds. Other key stakeholders involved in the event include Enterprise Ireland, Teagasc, The […]

IDA Half-Year Results Very Strong Despite Global Investor Uncertainty

Investments approved by IDA in the first half will lead to the creation of over 11,000 (9,100 in 2016) jobs as companies roll out their plans over the coming months and years. Ireland won 114 projects in the first six months of the year. While the investment figure is at the same level as the first half […]

Borrisoleigh Students Exhibit Projects In SciFest At School 2017

On Wednesday, 15th of February, over 80 students from St. Joseph’s College, Borrisoleigh exhibited projects in SciFest@School. Students demonstrated their knowledge of science, technology, engineering and maths through their creative and innovative projects.   We had 4 top awards that were sponsored by the Parent’s Council, the school and by SciFest. Joseph O’Donoghue was awarded […]

Daniel Flynn IT Services brings professional IT support to homes and SMEs

A new IT Services business is bringing professional IT support to homes and small to medium businesses in counties Tipperary, Offaly and Galway. Daniel Flynn IT Services operates with the belief that everyone should have access to affordable and personal, yet reliable and professional IT support.   Daniel Flynn started his own business in December […]

New collaborative Internet of Things (IoT) course launched at Waterford Institute of Technology

A new course which explores the disciplines, technologies, tools and business opportunities in connecting people, places and things has been developed by WIT and world renowned research group, Telecommunications Software and Systems Group (TSSG). The Bachelor of Science (Hons) in the Internet of Things will prepare graduates for the next wave innovation in computing. The […]

Online Technology Suite Launched at Waterford Airport

New Online Check-In, Mobile Website, Live Flight Information and Free WiFi Waterford Airport launched a passenger friendly suite of online and technology services last Sunday, September 18. The South East’s Airport today launched a new Mobile Website, Online Check-in Service, Online Live Flight Information and free WiFi in the terminal building. Commenting on the announcement, […]

Irish technology companies raised €26.6m in the first quarter of 2010

Irish technology companies raised €26.6m in the first quarter of 2010, a drop of 50% on the same period last year, according to the Irish Venture Capital Association (IVCA) Venture Pulse survey. “While this is disappointing, the positive news is that the number of companies raising funds (32) is the same,” commented John Tracey, chairman, […]

€5 million investment by Government in Irish technology 80 jobs to be directly created in Phase I

Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources Eamon Ryan today announced a partnership with Intune Networks to establish the first exemplar communications test bed. The Exemplar Test Bed will utilise the technology invented in Ireland by two graduate students from UCD and developed by Irish company Intune Networks. The company has invented a technology – […]