July 16, 2021
‘Women Choose Tech’ seeks to attain 33% female participation in tech apprenticeships by 2022, one positive step to help contribute to an improved gender balance in the ICT specialist workforce.   Women Choose Tech was set up by FIT in 2021. FIT is dedicated to addressing the skills requirements of Ireland’s increasingly digitalised economy.  

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  • Facebook Ireland Initiative 'Boost with Facebook' Supports 10,000 SMEs
Facebook Ireland has announced that it is introducing an initiative to train over 10,000 Irish SMEs in 2021 to support their recovery from the challenges caused by Covid-19. Labelled the ‘Boost with Facebook’ programme, the initiative aims to provide digital skills training to help businesses grow their online footprint, establish an online shop front, connect

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  • Pathways to Technology Careers for Women
Pathways to Technology Careers for Women is a webinar that takes place on Thursday, 3rd June 2021 from 17:30 – 19:00.   Register here.   Pathways to Technology Careers for Women   Pathways to Technology Careers for Women is an outreach event that is taking place in order to encourage females to consider career pathways

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  • What is a Ransomware Attack?
On Friday, 14th May 2021 The HSE were victims of a significant ransomware attack on some of its IT systems overnight. As reported earlier today, the IT systems remains shut down, So what is a Ransomware Attack? How does it happen? What Happens Next?   Ransomware is a form of Cyber Attack, which is is an

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  • HSE Ransomware Attack
May 17, 2021
The HSE IT systems remains shut down after experiencing a “significant ransomware attack” on Friday.   The ransomware attack was blamed on international criminals and was said to be targeting healthcare records, but officials said patient safety was not at risk.   Taoiseach Micheal Martin has said the Government will not negotiate with whoever is

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  • Nostra Announce 120 New Jobs
Nostra have announced that they will create 120 new jobs over the next 2 years.   Nostra are one of Ireland’s leading Managed I.T Service Providers (MSP) and are offering positions in Engineering, I.T Support, Cybersecurity and Sales and Marketing.   Nostra was founded in 2006 and is headquartered at a state-of-the-art 10,000 sq. ft.

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  • ESERO Space Careers Roadshow – Tech Week 2021
For Tech Week 2021, ESERO Ireland and MTU Blackrock Castle Observatory, will bring you an online Space Career Roadshow in conjunction with Science Foundation Ireland, and space industry partners.  This Space Careers event  will provide students with an excellent opportunity to engage with space industry professionals, and third level institutions, so that they can get a taste of the

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  • Google Software Developer Apprenticeship
Interested in pursuing a Google Software Developer Apprenticeship? As an apprentice at Google, you will join a program that aims to provide the skills you need to become a Software Development professional. You will join a team at Google and your manager(s) will work with you throughout your 24-month apprenticeship.   We encourage you to

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  • Building Cyber Resilience in One Day
New Horizons Ireland are hosting a free webinar ‘Building Cyber Resilience in One Day’ on 24th March at 4pm.   All too often cyber attackers find it easier to influence and engage with us and our staff. The fact is that the majority of successful cyber-attacks succeed because of human error – cyber resilience is

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  • flier for WITS Female Leadership Series - Session 4 Science
WITS Ireland are hosting a WITS Female Leadership Series – Session 4 Science on Wednesday, 24th March.   WITS invite you to join Kellie Adamson (Septec) and Mairin Rafferty ( Deciphex) fand Ciara O’Connell (Novartis) or a discussion on Science and developing female leadership.   This panel discussion will be moderated by WITS Executive member

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