Publication Date:Created by Grainne Faller on 04/04/2016
Insight's Prof Barry O'Sullivan welcomed members of the European Parliament's Committee on Industry, Research and Energy to Cork last week. The MEPs led by Sean Kelly embarked on a fact finding mission to learn about innovation in Cork. The delegation visited the Tyndall National Insititute as well as a number of other research institutes. Prof O'Sullivan made a presentation to the committee about Insight and its role in innovation in Ireland.
Publication Date:Created by Brendan Smith on 21/03/2016
The City Pulse project involving the Insight Centre for Data Analytics at NUI Galway was one of five research projects demonstrated at the European Commission pavilion during the recent Mobile World Congress 2016 that took place in Barcelona and its sole representative for the Internet of Things(IoT)/Smart City domain.
Publication Date:Created by Grainne Faller on 18/03/2016
Insight's Dr. Nasim Mahmud was interviewed by BBC-Bangla (London) on March 15th 2016 to discuss the background story, motivation and science behind the invention of the modern email system. This was on foot of the death of Ray Tomlinson, who pioneered the first email programme on the ARPANET back in 1971. Tomlinson died on the 5th of March.
Publication Date:Created by Grainne Faller on 14/03/2016
Insight's Professor Mark Keane was on Newstalk's science show Futureproof last Saturday. He was talking to presenter Jonathan McCrea about Alpha Go's AI victory. You can listen to the podcast here. Prof Keane's interview is the first item after the panel discussion at the start of the show.
Publication Date:Created by Grainne Faller on 10/03/2016
Read Dr Brian MacNamee's column in thejournal.ie.
Show me your data and I'll tell you who you are - Insight's Dr Brian MacNamee begins RIA lecture seriesPublication Date:Created by Grainne Faller on 07/03/2016
Last week, Insight's Dr Brian MacNamee delivered the first in a series of lectures that he will be giving for the Royal Irish Academy's Engineering and Computer Science Lecture Series 2016.
Publication Date:Created by Grainne Faller on 03/03/2016
Insight's Professor Alan Smeaton has been awarded the 2016 RIA Gold Medal. The gold medals, which are sponsored by the Higher Education Authority, are awarded to individuals who have made a demonstrable and internationally recognised, outstanding scholarly contribution in their fields. Governor of the Central Bank Philip Lane was the other awardee.
Publication Date:Created by Grainne Faller on 02/03/2016
Insight's Dr Edward Curry spoke at a Roundtable on Industrial Data Platforms in Brussels last month on the 17th of February.
Publication Date:Created by Grainne Faller on 01/03/2016
The Insight Centre for Data Analytics provides global leadership in Big Data standards by working with the International Standards Organization (ISO) on developing and standardizing the reference architecture for Big Data.
Insight is hosting the first International Workshop on Big Data Standards: European Initiatives in Dublin City University on the 7th of March. The ISO Big Data Standards Working Group Plenary meeting will also take place in Dublin City University from March 8th to March 11th 2016.
Publication Date:Created by Grainne Faller on 29/02/2016
Dr Derek Greene wrote about the role of social media in GE16 for the Irish Times on the 29th of February.