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A major new campaign ‘World of Talent in Ireland’ was today launched by the American Chamber of Commerce Ireland and IDA Ireland. The campaign will initially target Ireland’s global graduate community, highlighting abroad the career opportunities that now exist in Ireland, with a view to attracting talent here.
The National Institute for Bioprocessing Research and Training (NIBRT) is today holding its second ‘Careers in Biopharma’ job fair with 20 companies, recruiting for over 3,000 positions, from across the biopharma sector taking part.
Bausch+ Lomb, a leading global eye health company, plans to invest €75M in extra manufacturing capacity at its Waterford facility.
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc., one of the largest and fastest-growing biopharmaceutical companies in the United States, today announced it has hired its 150th employee for its Limerick facility, as it completes its first of a multi-year construction and development programme for the site.
A pretty brilliant computer aided design (CAD) app developed by Liam Sexton has won the students’ prize at this year’s DCU President’s Awards for Innovation using a phone’s camera to create designs.
Agora Publishing, a group of global publishing companies with offices in over a dozen countries, announced today it is set to significantly expand its operations in the South East.
Dell today announced that it is creating 100 new Innovation Technology R&D roles at its Limerick Campus. This investment in digital innovation will support the company’s ongoing technology transformation enhancing the end to end sales, customer and partner experience. Today’s investment builds on an announcement in October which saw 60 Dell Commerce Services roles created at the R&D Centre in Dublin, to drive the transformation of Dell’s online platform. With the creation of the two Centres Ireland will become a central development hub for Dell’s Innovation Technology team.
Over 1,150 overseas companies have chosen Ireland as their strategic location in Europe
Taking place in DCU between 22 and 24 May, the PCH Hardware Hackathon will encourage start-ups to get their hands dirty and make a prototype of a connected device in just three days.
Under the banner ‘changing the ratio’, Siliconrepublic.com has now officially launched Inspirefest 2015 with 2,000 STEM professionals expected to gather in Dublin in June to promote diversity in tech.