DojoCon 2018 Announces Institute Of Technology Carlow As Major Partner

The Institute of Technology Carlow is to be one of the principal sponsors of DojoCon 2018, the global conference for the worldwide community of CoderDojos which takes place in Kilkenny from 19th-21st October.   CoderDojo is a global movement of volunteers who run free coding clubs for young people. DojoCon2018 will feature workshops, demos and […]

BUCANIER To Boost Irish SMEs With €2.9m Innovation Support Package

A €2.9million EU-funded initiative was today launched in Wexford to provide specialist support to 120 small businesses in the food and drink, life sciences and renewable energy sectors. The ICT, manufacturing, business services and creative industries will also benefit from the initiative which is designed to help Irish and Welsh SMEs boost trade through the […]

Dell Jobs Boost Welcomed in Limerick

The creation of 150 new cloud computing jobs at Dell’s Irish operating bases in Limerick and Dublin over the next two years will serve as “a shot in the arm to the ICT industry in both regions”. That’s according to the Chairman of the Limerick County Council and Limerick County Development Board, Cllr. Richard Butler, […]

Workshop Explores how Science and Engineering Educators can help the Smart Economy

Ireland’s educators and industry jointly have a vital role to play in the development of the ICT infrastructure required for the Smart Economy an inaugural workshop was told today at the Royal Irish Academy (RIA). In the first of its kind for the RIA, the workshop brought together leading industrialists and academics in Ireland to […]