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  • Bridging the Digital Skills Gap: Navigating Challenges in SMEs
In an era dominated by rapid technological advancements, the small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) sector is facing a pressing challenge – the digital skills gap. As businesses across the globe embrace digital transformation to stay competitive, SMEs often find themselves grappling with the shortage of qualified professionals equipped with the necessary digital skills. This article

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  • Disruptive Technologies Innovation Fund
February 9, 2024
Tech Ascent: Tech Apprenticeship Expo 2024 hosted by FIT and GCS   Location: Croke Park – Hogan Suite, Dublin Date: Thurs, 7th March Morning slot: 9am-12:45pm Afternoon slot: 2pm-5:45pm Get ready for an exciting day at Croke Park where you’ll get the opportunity to network with some of the world’s leading brands and innovative companies in technology.   The

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  • https://www.courses.ie/course-category/cybersecurity/site/evening-classes/
Cyber Ireland, the leading national cyber security cluster organisation, has launched a comprehensive strategy aimed at driving the growth of Ireland’s cyber security sector by 2030. With a proven track record since its establishment in 2019, Cyber Ireland has evolved into a national representative body, uniting over 160 member organisations, including start-ups, SMEs, multinational corporations,

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  • At the frontline of AI, ML + Data Science
AI + I.T. = Knowledge Technology, discuss? is taking place on Tue, 13 Feb 2024 19:30 – 21:00 at Eblana Club,, Eblana Avenue Dun Laoghaire.   AI + I.T. = Knowledge Technology, discuss? Guest speakers   Ciaran Regan (Linkedin) – MEXT Scholar Researching AI and ALife University of Tsukuba, Japan Josh Hall (Linkedin) – Helping businesses thrive

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The DigiAdvance project aims to address digital skills gaps in the SME sector through the provision of low-cost, demand-driven, tailored training in key digital technologies for SME owners, managers, and employees.   This exciting event will comprise a combination of talks, discussions, demonstrations, debates, panels, and workshops which will be facilitated by academic and industry

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  • The Rise of Sustainable Disruptive Technologies
From smart cities to renewable energies, disruptive technologies bring exponential change, rapidly transforming business models and societal systems to drive progress. Historically the immense upheaval accompanying such innovations elevated prosperity but ignored environmental impacts. However today’s mounting climate crisis means disruptors must take sustainability as a central tenet right from genesis.   The concept of

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  • Funding of €6.8 million announced for sustainable disruptive technology
Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment, Simon Coveney TD, Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science, Simon Harris TD and the Minister of State for Trade Promotion, Digital and Company Regulation, Dara Calleary TD, announced funding of a further €6.8 million for a twelfth project under Call 6 of the Disruptive Technologies

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  • Architectural Technology and Design
Architectural technology and design involves applying both technical and creative skills to the planning and design of the built environment. Programs in this field prepare students to shape aesthetically appealing, functional, and sustainable buildings and infrastructures.   In a course in architectural technology and design, students gain exposure to:   Architectural History – Studying styles/movements

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  • Supply Chain Transformation in a Digital World
Hear from industry on how they are availing of new technologies to improve and secure their supply chains and meet education providers at the Supply Chain Transformation in a Digital World event on Thursday, 29 February.   Register here   Supply Chain Transformation in a Digital World Agenda   9:00 AM – 9:30 AM Welcome by Regional

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  • Supply Chain Transformation in a Digital World
The supply chain arena is undergoing a digital revolution. Advanced technologies like blockchain, IoT sensors, logistics automation, and AI analytics are modernizing systems and processes while cloud platforms boost visibility and control across far-flung global networks. As the priorities around supply chain shift from purely cost-driven to more innovation-led, what lies ahead for transformation?  

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