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  • Rapid Diagnostic
One of the first 18 research and innovation projects funded by the EU to tackle the coronavirus is already delivering results. Researchers involved in the “HG nCoV19 test” project, selected for funding from the EU research and innovation programme Horizon 2020 under the special call launched in January, have obtained approval to put a new

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  • AtlanTec Festival of Technology
itag’s annual AtlanTec Festival of Technology is transitioning online. The 2020 Festival will host 30+ virtual events and includes sessions focusing on AI, Innovation, Cyber, FinTech, MedTech, Leadership, Digital Women and Covid19+ AI. An international line-up of expert leaders will present sessions and enable participants to take part and engage through Q&A’s at the end

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  • online Capture The Flag Cybersecurity Training Events are ideal for anyone thinking of pursuing a career in Cybersecurity.
Ever wondered if you have the aptitude for a career in Cybersecurity? Would you like to challenge yourself in avoiding cyber security attacks and learn essential tips? The upcoming free online Capture The Flag Cybersecurity (CTF) Training Events from Technology Ireland ICT Skillnet and Cyber Ireland is ideal for anyone thinking of pursuing a career

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  • Free Online Tech Workshop
Do you want to learn JavaScript – one of the most popular programming languages among web developers? Then check out this free online tech workshop by Wild Code School. About this Free Online Tech Workshop   Agenda Live demonstration by an instructor: – Differences between Front-end and Back-end – Fundamentals of Javascript: history, main uses

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  • Global Hackathon in Response to COVID-19 Crisis
The Global Hack is an online global hackathon designed to share and rapidly develop ideas for urgently needed solutions in the face of the current crisis, as well as to build resilience post-pandemic. The prize pool for the best ideas is 120k euros. About this Global Hackathon The Global Hack has already drawn attention across

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  • Manager Grant
Enterprise Ireland launched a new manager grant which will facilitate the recruitment of part-time senior managers in client companies. While the grant will be available for both women and men key managers, it is expected to attract more women into senior management roles. New Manager Grant The Part-Time Key Manager grant will cover up to

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  • Engaging with Web Archives Conference
Find out how and why the World Wide Web is being archived, and how scholars are using web archives for research at the first international Engaging with Web Archives conference, EWA20. ‘Web archiving is the process of collecting portions of the World Wide Web, preserving the collections in an archival format, and then serving the

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  • Elements of AI Free
Take the Elements of AI free online course and join over 350,000 other people learning about the basics of AI worldwide. The Goal is to Demystify AI The Elements of AI is a series of free programmes created by Reaktor and the University of Helsinki. The aim of these courses is to encourage as broad

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  • Tech Week
February 10, 2020
Tech Week is Ireland’s nationwide festival of technology aimed at students, parents and the public. This week is made up of a range of classroom and community activities taking place across Ireland – in libraries, schools, community centres, and many other locations. These activities give students a chance to develop their interest in technology subjects,

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  • Disruptive Technologies Innovation Fund
A research consortium that includes Maynooth University has been awarded €7.3 million under the Government’s Disruptive Technologies Innovative Fund. Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Heather Humphreys TD, together with Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection, Regina Doherty TD, announced 16 successful innovative projects awarded a total €65 million under the second round of

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