• Digital Transition Fund
June 21, 2022
A Digital Transition Fund of €85 million will help businesses go digital, no matter what stage they’re at or what sector they’re in.   Administered by Enterprise Ireland, funding of €85 million has been allocated during the period to 2026 as part of Ireland’s National Recovery and Resilience Plan. €10 million will be available in

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  • European Digital Innovation Hubs
Two Irish-based consortiums are close to being fully approved as European Digital Innovation Hubs (EDIHs).   CeADAR based in UCD, Dublin and the FactoryxChange consortium in the Midlands have been identified as part of a European Union investment of over €700 million to co-fund an EU-wide network of hubs. Each Irish hub is set to

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  • Code for Ethics 2022 - Conference
The  Code For Ethics conference takes place on 1st July 2022 and will feature software developers, researchers, academics and more from across the Globe.   The conference is based around Open-Source Software and Open Data and will host a series of Keynote Speakers talking about all things open-source, where it can be used and how it can be beneficial

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  • Future Human 2022
April 25, 2022
Silicon Republic brings you Future Human 2022, the evolution of their successful Inspirefest event. With over 3,000 attendees expected from over 50 countries, Future Human features the leading thinkers in science, robotics, AI, climate action, security, business, health, workplaces and the arts. Future Human will continue to be the most inclusive and forward-looking event in

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  • First 5G Test Licence Awarded
A panel of researchers from Trinity and CONNECT, the SFI Research Centre for Future Networks have been awarded a 5G test licence to allow advanced experimentation on the next generation of communication networks. This is the first 5G test licence to be awarded.   The award will enable crucial research on delivering faster internet speeds

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  • Dublin Tech Skills Forum 2022
The 2022 Dublin Tech Skills Forum takes place on Wednesday, 9th March 2022, from 12:00-13:30.   Dublin Tech Skills Forum 2022   Register here   The event will discuss the evolving skills needs of the Dublin Tech scene. Expert panelists give their insights on the impact of new technologies on workforce requirements. The day will

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  • CESI Conference 2022: Reimagining - Learning After the Pandemic Experience
The annual conference of the Computers in Education Society of Ireland will take place online, on 5th March. This year’s CESI Conference 2022: “Reimagining – Learning After the Pandemic Experience”.   The past two years have presented educators across the sectors with numerous challenges, and many have adapted to this changing reality by adopting a

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  • Bio-printed Steaks
January 4, 2022
 MeaTech 3D Ltd. has revealed that it has succeeded in bioprinting a 3.67 oz (104-gram) cultivated steak. The steak is primarily composed of cultivated real fat and muscle cells. The company believes this is an important milestone toward the goal of scaled production of cultivated bio-printed steaks.   MeaTech 3D develops an alternative to industrialized

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  •  Call for Papers for Cyber Research Conference
Academics, students and professionals working in the tech sector are being invited to participate in Ireland’s first Cyber Research Conference.   Call for Papers (downloadable PDF document)   The Cyber Research Conference Ireland takes place on April 25th, 2022 – GMIT, Galway   The conference will focus on both practical and theoretical aspects of cyber security, privacy, trust

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  • CESICON 2022
December 10, 2021
CESICON is the annual conference of the Computers in Education Society of Ireland (CESI). CESICON 2022, will take place on Saturday 5th March online. The theme for the conference is “Reimagining – Learning After the Pandemic Experience” and the call for proposals is now open.   CESI was founded in 1973 and has continued to

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