• €40m Invested in 11 Disruptive Technologies Projects
11 innovative projects have been approved funding of up to €40m in the first tranche of awards under the fourth round of the Disruptive Technologies Innovation Fund.   The Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment, Leo Varadkar TD, said: “I have approved funding under the Disruptive Technologies Innovation Fund (DTIF) for another 11

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  • Build Stuff 2022
October 17, 2022
Build Stuff 2022 is a software development conference that is taking place Wed, Nov 9, 2022, 8:00 AM – Fri, Nov 11, 2022, 4:00 PM at Saint Stephen’s Green, Dublin.   It’s 3-days filled with fun, value-packed ideas, and career opportunities that could potentially change this world – AND YOURS – for the better.   Build

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The Launching Future Disruptive Technologies Summit takes place on September 7th & 8th 2022 at Western Gateway Building, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland.   This two-day summit brings the Irish and international spin out ecosystem together.   Launching Future Disruptive Technologies Summit   Day 1 September 7th, 2022   08:00 – 09:00 Registration and Coffee/

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  • National Challenge Fund Launched to Drive Solutions to the Green Transition and to Digital Transformation.
A €65 million National Challenge Fund has been launched to drive solutions to the green transition and to digital transformation.   The fund consists of eight challenges, three in digital transformation and five in green transition.   The first two challenges are now open for applications with a closing date for submission of 1pm on

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  • Irish Companies Involved in European Space Agency Vega-C Rocket
Curtiss-Wright and Realtime Technologies, supported by Enterprise Ireland,  have contributed critical technology to the new European Space Agency Vega-C rocket, developed by Prime Contractor AVIO.   The rocket had a successful inaugural launch from Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana. The Vega-C rocket is designed to deliver government, commercial, and science payloads with a mass of

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  • Learnovate Centre Funding
The Learnovate Centre, global experts in learning technology helping organisations navigate the complexity of the evolving future of work and learning, has secured €3m of Phase 3 funding.   Based at Trinity College Dublin, the industry-led technology centre is funded by Enterprise Ireland and IDA Ireland and has led ten years of research in learning

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  • Apple Expand Operations in Cork
Apple is to further expand its operations in Cork with the addition of a new campus building that will afford it extra capacity to accommodate 1,300 employees.   The company also plans to provide employee transport services and green communal spaces for its growing workforce.   Apple first established operations in Cork in 1980, investing

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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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  • Electric Vehicle Charging Strategy
The Department of Transport’s Electric Vehicle Charging Strategy has promised that Ireland’s charging infrastructure will stay ahead of the rapidly rising demand for Electric Vehicles (EVs) according to The Department of Transport’s Electric Vehicle Charging Strategy. Department of Transport; Department of the Environment, Climate and Communications Minister Eamon Ryan also reiterated the government’s longstanding commitment

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  • https://www.techcareersexpo.ie/public-consultation-launched-on-semiconductor-chips/
A public consultation has been launched seeking views on the proposed European Chips Act.   The EU Chips Act was proposed by the European Commission on the 8th of February 2022. The Strategy has five objectives:   Europe should strengthen its research and technology leadership; Europe should build and reinforce its own capacity to innovate

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