AtlanTec Festival: Thriving through Digital Transformation

What: AtlanTec FestivalWhen: 17th-21st May 2021Where: https://atlantec.ie/ The vibrant tech community here in the west of Ireland are sharing their expertise – alongside a host of speakers from around the world – at next week’s AtlanTec Festival.  Now in its seventh year, this time around the theme is ‘Thriving through Continue Reading

Wiser Women in STEM Conference

Wisers Women in STEM conference for International Women’s Day. The event will take place on Wednesday 10th March at 4pm. The agenda is as follows: 4-4.15pm: Welcome & introduction to Wiser 4.15-5pm: Kickstarting your career in STEM – Graduate Q&A panel 5-6pm: Inspiring women in STEM – Executive Q&A panel 6pm-6.30pm: (Optional) Networking Continue Reading

Speaker Series: Prof Emma Teeling

What : Talk with Prof Emma TeelingWhen: Wednesday 24th February 2021 7.00pmWhere: Join on Zoom here Join us for an online talk from Professor Emma Teeling! Emma Teeling is the Head of Zoology in University College Dublin. She is a zoologist and geneticist whose research specialises in the genomics of bats. Her research aims Continue Reading

NUIG MedTech Forum 2020

What: MedTech Forum highlighting NUIG Campus Innovations for COVID19 Global Solutions featuring keynote lecture by Bernardo Mariano Jr, CIO, WHOWhen: Mon 23rd NovemberWhere: Zoom (see below for link) To register for the event, head to https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/nuig-medtech-forum-2020-tickets-128744637677 Schedule Section 1 Medicine – Engineering Collaboration & Innovations9:00am – Welcome Prof Derek O’Keeffe, Continue Reading

3D bioprinting with single cell precision for the construction of tissue and disease models

When: November 20th 2020, 2pmWhere: Online (register here) Summary:The progress of bioprinting technologies and applications has accelerated tremendously in recent years. However, reproducing the complexity of tissue biology, especially mimicking architecture of cellular microenvironment on an individual cell level remains a challenge. Fluicell’s microfluidics based technology enables position of individual Continue Reading

Science Webinar: Deciphering microglia: Exploring cellular pathways in neurodegenerative diseases

What: Webinar in which the speakers will discuss key microglial functions and regulatory mechanisms necessary to maintain overall brain health, while revealing potential therapeutic targets in the fight against neurodegeneration.When: Wednesday 28th October, 4 p.m.Who: Michael Heneka, Ph.D., Christian Haass, Ph.D.How to apply: Click here to register to attend During the webinar, viewers can: Continue Reading