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NovaUCD AI & Robotics Company Named Best Overall Start-up at 2020 Enterprise Ireland Innovation Arena Awards

Pictured (l-r) are James Maloney, Senior Regional Development Executive, Enterprise Ireland with Iamus Technologies team members, Owen Grogan, Michael McGlynn and Shane Phelan. Iamus Technologies, an artificial intelligence and robotics ...
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New building contract available for Private Sector Contracts

Jointly published by the Construction Industry Federation, Engineers Ireland and the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland Better management of risk and improved transparency around project costs, are some of the ...
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Zipp Mobility Appoints US e-Scooter Executive to Management Team

Peter McGannon-Gomez, COO, Zipp Mobility Zipp Mobility, the Irish micromobility start-up, has announced the appointment of Peter McGannon-Gomez, a senior US e-scooter executive, as the company’s Chief Operations Officer (COO) ...
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University College Dublin Spin-out Develops New Method to Generate Ozone Nanobubbles

Delivered as an aerosol spray ozone nanobubbles can more effectively disinfect indoor spaces AquaB (AquaB Nanobubble Innovations Ltd), a University College Dublin (UCD) spin-out company, recently announced that it has ...
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CAO: Engineering body calls on students to consider all routes into sector

Engineers Ireland, the professional membership body for engineers in Ireland, has offered its congratulations to students in receipt of CAO engineering and engineering trades course offers and encouraged students who ...
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PFS is Honoured to Support the World’s First COVID-19 Stimulus Payments Programme of its Kind in Jersey

PFS (a company of EML) is delighted to partner with The Government of Jersey to enable its unique spend local prepaid Mastercard initiative with 105,000 cards. It forms part of ...
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Startup Boost Ireland Announces NovaUCD as an Ecosystem Partner

Startup Boost Ireland recently announced NovaUCD, the Centre for New Ventures and Entrepreneurs at University College Dublin (UCD), as an ecosystem partner for its Autumn program which commences later this ...
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Primary School teachers encouraged to inspire Ireland’s young engineers

As students settle into the new school year, third- and fourth-class pupils and their teachers are encouraged to explore the world of engineering by taking part in the STEPS Young ...
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University College Dublin WeCount Traffic Impact Project to Commence in Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown

WeCount aims to empower citizens to take a leading role in collecting data, evidence and knowledge of local mobility patterns To enhance local knowledge of traffic and travel patterns across ...
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Survey results reveal opportunities for engineering education at third level

Ahead of the new academic year commencing for third level students across Ireland, Engineers Ireland’s Academic Society has released findings from a recent survey of over 19 higher educational institutions, ...
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Brian O’Driscoll Included in €500k Investment in Zipp Mobility

Zipp Mobility, the Irish micromobility start-up, recently announced that it has secured a €500,000 investment as it ramps up plans to operate several shared e-scooter trials in the UK. Investors ...
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Initiative Ireland Partners with CUDA to Launch New Housing Fund to Deliver Over 1,000 Homes Annually

Pictured (l-r); Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage, Darragh O'Brien TD; Kevin Johnson, CEO, CUDA; Sinead Byrne, COO, Initiative Ireland and Padraig W. Rushe, CEO, Initiative Ireland. (Photographer: Mark ...
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Engineering Excellence Series to shine a light on engineering endeavour in 2020

Engineers Ireland calls on engineering community to submit entries An initiative to recognise excellence in the engineering sector and the positive impact that engineers have made to society during 2020 ...
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EML Signs Contract with Laybuy to Launch 0% Interest Buy Now Pay Later Solution in Australia With Plans for the UK

EML Will Enable Laybuy's Market-disrupting BNPL Digital Product EML PAYMENTS LIMITED’s (ASX: EML) (‘EML’) agreement with Laybuy for a digital card exclusively issued by EML allows for rapid access to ...
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Cúla4 ar Scoil returns for a second series to TG4

After a successful first season, the educational and inspiring programme Cúla4 ar Scoil returns to TG4 next week, and will broadcast from Monday to Thursday on TG4, beginning on Monday August ...
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EML ANNOUNCES RECORD REVENUES OF $121.6M & EBITDA OF $32.5M

Highlights for the twelve months ended 30 June 2020 include: Gross Debit Volume (‘GDV’) of $13.9 billion, up 54% over PCP GDV represents the debit volume processed by the Group ...
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‘DNA Caillte’ (The Lost DNA), new Science & History Docudrama series on TG4

Cutting-edge DNA research is transforming our knowledge of who we are, where we come from, and how we got here. This new documentary series produced by Tile Films for TG4 reveals ...
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Zipp Mobility Gets the Green Light for UK e-Scooter Trials

Pictured at University College Dublin are members of the Zipp Mobility team, (l-r) Will O’Brien, Head of Growth and Government Affairs; Ben Duffy, Operations Lead; Robert Coyle; Investment Lead; Charlie ...
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Blafar Secures Medical Device Industry Quality Management System Standard Certification

Blafar Ltd, which develops functionalised biopolymers, novel bio-compatible injectable hydrogels with multiple bio-applications, as well as bio-inks for 3D printing, recently announced that it has secured an internationally recognised quality ...
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TG4 viewing share up 10% during Lockdown

3.14m individuals or 72% of the population watched TG4 during the Covid-19 lockdown period (12th March - 31st July 2020).  VoD views for the lockdown spell are up 150% on ...
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