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  • Astronaut Commander Chris Hadfield to attend Young Scientist Exhibition - Digital Times | Digital Times
    Commander Chris Hadfield the Canadian astronaut made famous by his interstellar rendition of David Bowie s Space Oddity as well as his tweetpics of Ireland from space will be there on Saturday 11th January to sign copies of his new book An Astronaut s Guide to Life on Earth The BT Young Scientist Technology Exhibition hosted by TG4 s Roisin Ni Thomain and broadcaster Aidan Power will be open to the public from Thursday 9th Saturday 11th January 2014 Tickets are available at the door costing 6 for students 12 for adults and 25 for a family pass The exhibition promises to be a great family day out with creative inventions interactive education and live shows including World of Robots The Science Museum SuperCool Show 3D Theatre 50 years of space exploration and TITAN The Robot Coding club Coder Dojo will also feature at the exhibition with workshops teaching creative problem solving skills and practical creative skills to students In addition to the 550 student projects on display there are four more areas of science and technology exhibits The annual BT Young Scientist Technology Exhibition attracts over 40 000 people each year Related posts 50th Young Scientist exhibition sees record number of entries UCD s O Brien Centre represents new high for Science in Ireland Science Forward for Irish primary students Irish made app aims to demystify Algebra for children BT Young Scientist Technology Exhibition Stephen Conmy Editor writer content specialist digital consultant and event organiser Read more by Stephen Conmy Follow Stephen Conmy on Follow Stephen Conmy on twitter Follow Stephen Conmy on facebook Follow Stephen Conmy on linkedin Partners Follow us on twitter Follow us on facebook Follow us on linkedin Subscribe to our feed Search DT Articles Stephen Conmy editor of Digital Times is now editor of

    Original URL path: http://www.digitaltimes.ie/astronaut-colonel-chris-hadfield-to-attend-young-scientist-exhibition/ (2016-02-11)
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  • 50th BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition opens - Digital Times | Digital Times
    aged 15 Fiona Nic Gamhna aged 15 The BT Young Scientist Technology Exhibition returns with the official opening ceremony taking place today Wednesday 8th January Official judging starts tomorrow with the exhibition opening to the public from Thursday 9th Saturday 11th January when Commander Chris Hadfield will visit the exhibition The BT Young Scientist Technology Exhibition hosted by TG4 s Roisin Ni Thomain and broadcaster Aidan Power will be open to the public from Thursday 9th Saturday 11th January 2014 Tickets are available at the door costing 6 for students 12 for adults and 25 for a family pass For full details go here Follow the event on Twitter here Related posts Astronaut Commander Chris Hadfield to attend Young Scientist Exhibition 50th Young Scientist exhibition sees record number of entries Limerick to host Silicon Valley Global Technology Forum CoderDojo Sligo to host international DojoCon2014 BT Young Scientist Technology Exhibition Dublin innovation RDS student Stephen Conmy Editor writer content specialist digital consultant and event organiser Read more by Stephen Conmy Follow Stephen Conmy on Follow Stephen Conmy on twitter Follow Stephen Conmy on facebook Follow Stephen Conmy on linkedin Partners Follow us on twitter Follow us on facebook Follow us on

    Original URL path: http://www.digitaltimes.ie/the-50th-bt-young-scientist-technology-exhibition/ (2016-02-11)
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  • Engineers' Week to host over 500 events nationwide - Digital Times | Digital Times
    Sunday 15th February This is an annual campaign to highlight the possibilities of a career in engineering There are over 500 events taking place nationwide most of which are free and pre booking is advised to find out more visit EngineersWeek ie During the week we wish to inspire many students to become engineers in the hope that one day they may be the people sustaining our communities by creating medical devices inventing new technologies maintaining our water and energy supplies to name just a few of the possible accomplishments says John Power director general Engineers Ireland Related posts Most young Irish spend up to 20 hours a week online Big data firm Logentries wants to hire 20 engineers in Dublin Hilfiger harnesses social media for New York fashion week Ryanair wants to hire 50 IT and digital specialists engineering Engineers Week innovation new tech start ups Stephen Conmy Editor writer content specialist digital consultant and event organiser Read more by Stephen Conmy Follow Stephen Conmy on Follow Stephen Conmy on twitter Follow Stephen Conmy on facebook Follow Stephen Conmy on linkedin Partners Follow us on twitter Follow us on facebook Follow us on linkedin Subscribe to our feed Search

    Original URL path: http://www.digitaltimes.ie/engineers-week-is-up-and-running-feb-9-feb-15/ (2016-02-11)
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  • Maths Week Ireland 2014 is announced | Digital Times
    Bubblz the Mathematical Clown will be putting on a show at Dundalk Institute of Technology on Tuesday 14th October Maths man Doug Buchanan will be in WIT and Carlow IT on Tuesday 14th and Wednesday 15th October Maths Comedian Matt Parker will be at the Science Gallery with the Irish Sceptics Society on Wednesday 15th October Maths and Rhythm with Paco Gomez in Sligo IT on Wednesday 15th October Annual Hamilton Walk on Thursday 16th October in Dunsink RIA annual Hamilton Lecture with renowned French mathematician Cédric Villani And Mathemagician Andrew Jeffrey will be filling the Helix Theatre Dublin with his maths magic show The Maths Week Ireland team will amaze children and adults with maths wizardry at Mallow Science Fair on Sunday 12th October and Maths in the City Belfast on Saturday 18th October A Trio of Mathematicians Standup Mathematician Matt Parker Dr Maths Steve Humble and Mathemagician Andrew Jeffrey will give a masterclass to transition years and senior cycle students at the National Concert Hall Dublin on Friday 17th The Maths Week crew teams up with the National Botanic gardens pumpkin festival on Sunday Oct 19th for a Celebration of Mind This is part of a worldwide celebration of the 100th anniversary of the birth of American Popular Maths writer Martin Gardner Maths Week Ireland Co ordinated by Calmast at Waterford Institute of Technology Maths Week Ireland is run as a partnership of over 50 public and private sector institutions and groups including the universities and institutes of technology professional bodies libraries and visitor centres who are committed to promoting an interest in mathematics Principal supporters include the Department of Education Skills Department of Education Northern Ireland Science Foundation Ireland ESB Xilinx CRH and Waterford Institute of Technology It is an all island event Visit www mathsweek ie

    Original URL path: http://www.digitaltimes.ie/maths-week-ireland/ (2016-02-11)
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  • Learning Archives - Digital Times | Digital Times
    in IT News By Stephen Conmy January 5 2015 New Irish language app for kids Mobile Sites Apps By Stephen Conmy April 30 2014 Follow us on twitter Follow us on facebook Follow us on linkedin Subscribe to our feed Search DT Articles Stephen Conmy editor of Digital Times is now editor of ThinkBusiness ie Go to ThinkBusiness ie for your business needs News feed Top stories in your inbox

    Original URL path: http://www.digitaltimes.ie/tag/learning/ (2016-02-11)
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  • C.I.T. team wins big at Microsoft Imagine Cup | Digital Times
    reach the accident site One central focus in developing the app was ease of use for members of the public arriving on the scene of an accident so we developed a three finger tap mechanism to activate it It then sends information about the user s location to the emergency services and gives the option of recording still or moving photography We anticipate that the app could lead to the paramedic being able to assess the severity of the accident before arriving on the scene Advance contact could then be made with the local accident and emergency department helping with triage We are delighted to take the first place prize in the World Citizenship category of the 2015 Microsoft Imagine Cup Pitch Video Challenge and look forward to competing in other aspects of the competition in future says Brendan Flaherty from Team Rapid Response Microsoft Imagine Cup The Microsoft Imagine Cup Pitch Video Challenge was developed to give students the chance to pitch their technology project in the form of a video A panel of judges evaluated submissions from all around the world to find those best able to communicate their project and how it will have an impact The students are part of the B A Hons in Multimedia which is delivered by the Department of Media Communications within C I T Another team from the class DisMi Cork which is made up of students Seán Conroy Dave O Hagan Abbie O Shea and Daragh Twomey received an Honorable Mention in the Innovation category of the challenge Related posts AccessEarth app reaches final of the Microsoft Imagine Cup Microsoft the only limitations in app development are the ideas Imagination can change the world for the better Microsoft to kill off world s second most popular operating system Stephen Conmy

    Original URL path: http://www.digitaltimes.ie/microsoft-imagine-cup/ (2016-02-11)
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  • Imagination can change the world for the better - Digital Times | Digital Times
    has since gone on to start their own business called CleverMiles a cloud based rewards platform aimed at turning 18 to 35 year olds into safer drivers Develop practical solutions The main thrust of the competition is for students to develop practical solutions for the world that they live in today This year s three categories are Games Innovation and World Citizenship Two Irish teams have already made significant strides in this year s competition Team RUOK from IT Sligo was selected as a one of the four team grant winners worldwide and will receive a 50 000 grant to build out their idea RUOK is a TV application that provides support to elderly people living independently By connecting RUOK to the TV users can interact with others through Skype while using Kinect and Windows to access exercise programs and receive notifications from their home alarm systems heart rate monitors and medication reminders Microsoft will fly the team to Silicon Valley for two months intensive training Team Symbiote from Dundalk IT was named the world wide winners in the World Citizenship category of the Imagine Cup for its idea called Nyx The solution is a Kinect powered Windows game designed for patients with multiple sclerosis or muscular dystrophy In July 2014 Microsoft will bring the winners of the world semi finals to Seattle to compete in the Imagine Cup World Finals More info here www imaginecup com Related posts Microsoft to kill off world s second most popular operating system CoderDojo Sligo to host international DojoCon2014 18 Irish companies to exhibit at Mobile World Congress Google s Android now dominates world smartphone market clevermiles competition Microsoft Imagine Cup student Stephen Conmy Editor writer content specialist digital consultant and event organiser Read more by Stephen Conmy Follow Stephen Conmy on Follow

    Original URL path: http://www.digitaltimes.ie/imagination-can-change-the-world-for-the-better/ (2016-02-11)
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  • Facebook Archives - Digital Times | Digital Times
    News By Stephen Conmy August 26 2014 Google Twitter Facebook Microsoft to validate DMI s digital marketing courses Growing your business Selling online By Stephen Conmy August 6 2014 Facebook s Deepface is darkly interesting New Ideas Selling online By Mark June 23 2014 The first time Mark Little explained his vision for Storyful New Ideas Selling online By Stephen Conmy April 25 2014 Would you trust the Bank of Facebook Selling online By Mark April 14 2014 Increase in burglaries linked to social media posts News By Stephen Conmy February 18 2014 10 ways Facebook changed the world in 10 years Selling online By Stephen Conmy February 4 2014 Facebook Paper looks like Twitter crossed with Flipboard Mobile Sites Apps By Stephen Conmy January 30 2014 Is Google really Ireland s third most popular social network News By Stephen Conmy November 29 2013 Google and Facebook designer Paul Adams to speak at NCAD conference New Ideas By Stephen Conmy October 16 2013 Follow us on twitter Follow us on facebook Follow us on linkedin Subscribe to our feed Search DT Articles Stephen Conmy editor of Digital Times is now editor of ThinkBusiness ie Go to ThinkBusiness ie for your

    Original URL path: http://www.digitaltimes.ie/tag/facebook/ (2016-02-11)
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