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Equifax Announces Opening of Dublin IT R&D Centre

Equifax, a global leader in consumer, commercial and workforce information solutions, has announced the opening of a new information technology talent centre in Dublin to help address the company’s growing global information technology needs. The opening of the new facility comes as a result of support from IDA Ireland, the agency responsible for industrial development and […]

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Damien English TD, Minister of State for Skills, Research & Innovation

Irish Government Publishes Ambitious Innovation Strategy for 2020

The Minister for Research, Innovation and Skills Damien English TD, together with the Taoiseach and the Minister for Jobs, today published Innovation 2020, Ireland’s 5-year strategy for research and development, science and technology. They’ve described it as a key element of the Government’s overall jobs strategy, aimed at building a new economy based on exports and enterprise, and delivering full […]

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Michael Dell, speaking in Brussels yesterday

Dell Creates 100 R&D Jobs in Limerick

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 […]

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€29 million Marine Renewable Energy Research Centre is Launched

A new research centre, with the potential to position Ireland at the forefront of the Marine Renewable Energy Industry has been officially launched by the Minister for Research and Innovation Seán Sherlock, T.D. MaREI, Marine Renewable Energy Ireland, is based at University College Cork (UCC) and will receive funding of €19million from the Department of Jobs, Enterprise […]

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National Network of Technology Gateways is Launched

Minister for Research and Innovation, Seán Sherlock TD, is in Thomond Park Limerick this morning, to officially launch the Technology Gateways programme.  It’s a scheme designed to support Irish companies using research and development expertise provided within the Institutes of Technology.  The map shows the distribution of the 12 Gateways, located in 8 ITs, and […]

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