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IDA Ireland launches End of Year Results 2016 with some help from Watson, IRC awarded €30m to researchers in 2016 and 15-year genomics research alliance formed in Ireland.
UCD to lead €4m tech effort to tackle mental health issues, Irish researcher gets €8.8m to develop revolutionary inhaler and Irishman’s soft robotics exosuit wins major award
Cork team discovers new natural antibiotic candidate, 40 Irish research projects awarded €22.3m in funding and Limerick to be home to €500,000 smart city study
Cork inventor rules the waves with IoT security deal, Irish girls win third place at EU Young Scientist awards and Anti-drowning device wins Irish James Dyson award.
Ciara Judge makes global ‘outstanding young people’ list, Irish research leads to nanowire breakthrough and UCC opens landmark biobank facility with INFANT.
Irish team produces self-assembling graphene, Galway’s SmartBay part of €11m ocean energy project and Irish WaterSPOUTT water project gets €3.6m EU funding.
The internet of things goes under the sea in Ireland, DCU Moore's Law researcher crowned ResearchFest winner and Trinity and UCC win Knowledge Transfer Ireland awards.
Irish researchers develop new clean energy material, new form of light discovered by Irish scientists and Irish schoolgirl’s MS invention entered in $4m comp
eSentire talks about establishing their business in Ireland, AMBER researcher gets €2.2m to work on IoT electronics and Irish researchers can make surfaces superbug-proof
Ireland’s creativity hit the streets of Austin, Texas on 12th March. Watch it unfold
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New National Children's Science Centre to open, Irish antibiotic blueprint could delay post-antibiotic era and Dublin researcher awarded €2.5m to create future battery.
2016’s Young Scientist winners announced. Niamh Scanlon named EU Digital Girl of the Year 2015. Limerick firm Arralis renews ESA deal to keep tech in space.
Lero issues call for 136 PhD software researchers. Limerick man makes history in James Dyson Awards and Irish-led team finds ancient European human genome.
Bizimply named ESB Spark of Genius winner 2015. Students unveil electric DeLorean for BTTF day and UCD and Trinity make important cancer discovery.
Ireland ranks 8th in Global Innovation Index 2015. Compact Imaging building advanced photonics sensor. Three Irish students claim top prizes at EUCYS 2015.
Pramerica has been one of the best things to happen in Letterkenny. Galway gains major world-leading underwater ocean observatory. Irish space mission Cumar to launch by end of 2016. Lightsource to invest up to €500m in Irish solar farms.
Irish researchers capture €127m of Horizon 2020. Ulster University improving UI to save lives. Cork could be home to the synthetic biology revolution
IDA Ireland’s Digital Summer 2015 edition of Innovation Ireland Review magazine includes features on Irish Design, Yeats 2015, InspireFest, Tyco and much more
Irish space race launched by Prof Susan McKenna-Lawlor. IoT device showcase shows Ireland’s a hub for IoT – Inspirefest. Sheree Atcheson: ‘Women Who Code is coming to Dublin’. Science Hack Day Dublin 2015 officially announced and €1.5m fund created for 20 academia-industry SFI research projects.
Irish win big at Intel International Science and Engineering Fair. Ireland invests €5m in Connected Health Technology Centre. Solar harvesting mystery solved by Irish and Qatari scientists
Android app among DCU Innovation Award winners. Young digital creators show their skills at Eircom Junior Spiders. Start-ups to roll up and pitch for May PCH Hardware Hackathon.
The international financial service industry in Ireland is growing; Irish astrophysicists can gain enormously if Ireland joins ESO; Katherine Fitzgerald receives St Patrick’s Day Science Medal; IT Carlow allies with China’s Shadong Academy of Sciences.
Viagogo talks about #WhyIreland and Investing in Limerick. Prof Muffy Calder celebrates Boole bicentenary in Cork. IT Carlow open €5.5m aerospace research centre. Irish team develops non-invasive MS and arthritis treatment.
Limerick woman reaching for the sky in atmospheric research. Irishwoman one of 7 tech superheroes to watch in 2015. TCD in European team to predict future solar flares. Viagogo Group to double workforce in Ireland with new operations centre in Limerick.
SFI and Pfizer announce €1.9m fund for 5 Irish researchers. Cleveland Clinic selects medical device invented by Irish GP. Irish DNA research on ancient parchment reveals our past. Guidewire to bring 80 new jobs to Dublin with expansion.
European Commission honours Irishman’s contribution to Generation Science. Cork scientists invent 'cutting-edge' simulator for surgeons to cut errors by 40pc. The interview: Lauren Boyle, European Digital Girl of the Year for 2014
Read the seventh issue of the Innovation Ireland Review in association with IDA Ireland
Women are technology’s gatekeepers in emerging economies. BT Young Scientist 2015 by the numbers: 54pc of entries are female, 46pc are male. Ireland tops the leader board during Europe Code Week with 508 entries. The Web Summit in Dublin - An insider's guide
Irish schoolgirls triumph at Google Science Fair and collect the Grand Prize and scholarships. A great day for Irish science as schoolboy comes second in European contest and Limerick student’s life-saving technology wins €2,500 James Dyson Award.