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KantanMT Wins Irish Software Awards Technology Innovation of the Year Award 2016

KantanMT Wins Irish Software Awards Technology Innovation of the Year Award 2016

07 December 2016

KantanMT recognised for excellence in language translation technology, wins prestigious technology innovation award 2016 28 November 2016, Dublin, Ireland: KantanMT, provider of leading-edge language translation technology was announced the winner of the Irish...

Irish e-health projects target heart disease, prescriptions

Irish e-health projects target heart disease, prescriptions

06 December 2016

An Irish-led team of researchers is working on ways of using technology to improve these numbers. The group is led by Dr Kieran Moran of Ireland’s Insight Centre...

DCU researcher shortlisted for physics award

DCU researcher shortlisted for physics award

30 November 2016

DCU researcher Dr Jennifer Gaughran was recently shortlisted as one of four finalists for the annual Jocelyn Bell Burnell award. The award is given to the very early career female...

10th Annual Commercialisation of University Research Student Awards 2016

10th Annual Commercialisation of University Research Student Awards 2016

30 November 2016

The tenth annual Commercialisation of University Research Student Awards was recently held at DCU Business School.  The Award is for the best commercialisation plan based on a new technological...

Science Foundation of Ireland awards €22m in funding

Science Foundation of Ireland awards €22m in funding

29 October 2016

Forty projects share windfall with awards ranging from €450,000 to €870,00   Growing-your-own tendons, improving safety of dairy products and developing smarter computers are amongst 40 projects that will share €22.3...

Leaders’ Insights: Alan Smeaton, Insight Centre for Data Analytics

Leaders’ Insights: Alan Smeaton, Insight Centre for Data Analytics

26 October 2016

Prof Alan Smeaton is the director of the Insight Centre for Data Analytics and is a professor at the DCU School of Computing. He leads a team of 85 people at...

BREAKING NEW MEDICAL GROUND AT DCU

BREAKING NEW MEDICAL GROUND AT DCU

20 October 2016

BREAKING NEW MEDICAL GROUND AT DCU Dublin City University's Innovation Campus, DCU Alpha, played host to a highly prestigious Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Hacking Medicine event in September. ...

Income rises to nearly €1m at DCU’s innovation centre

Income rises to nearly €1m at DCU’s innovation centre

26 September 2016

More than 150 entrepreneurs have based their companies at DCU Invent Dublin City University’s innovation centre Invent, which was set-up in 2001 to forge better links between researchers and industry,...

AIB agrees five-year DCU partnership to fund chair in data analytics Dublin City University to launch BSc in data science next year

AIB agrees five-year DCU partnership to fund chair in data analytics Dublin City University to launch BSc in data science next year

12 September 2016

AIB chief executive Bernard Byrne said the bank was “investing heavily” in data analytics. AIB is to fund Dublin City University’s first chair in data...

DCU Ryan Academy start-up Cityswifter.com to keep Dublin moving during bus strikes.

DCU Ryan Academy start-up Cityswifter.com to keep Dublin moving during bus strikes.

08 September 2016

A DCU Ryan Academy start-up has launched their innovative shared transportation platform to help Dublin commuters during the upcoming Dublin Bus strikes. The new technology start-up, CitySwifter.com enables commuters...