Ireland needs to up its game on innovation, warns ex-Intel boss

Posted in Research on February 2nd, 2014 by steve

“Ireland needs to at least treble its investment in research and development to compete in the world technology market war, former Intel chief executive Craig Barrett has warned …” (more)

[Roisin Burke, Independent, 2 February]

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NUI Maynooth’s IVI expands to the US east coast

Posted in Research on March 9th, 2012 by steve

“NUI Maynooth-based Innovation Value Institute (IVI), creator of the IT-CMF framework for CIOs and IT managers, has expanded its operations to the US east coast with the establishment of a chapter in New Jersey …” (more)

[John Kennedy, Silicon Republic, 9 March]

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Education is the engine of future prosperity – Intel Ireland boss

Posted in Teaching on May 26th, 2011 by steve

“The head of Intel Ireland, which employs 4,000 people in Ireland and which has invested €25m in boosting technology in Irish schools, said that while the nation’s education system has served it well, it’s time to move on to the next level …” (more)

[John Kennedy, Silicon Republic, 26 May]


Intel’s research announcement boosts ‘innovation centre’ hopes

Posted in Research on September 24th, 2010 by steve

“The government’s ambition to turn Ireland into an innovation centre received a boost from Intel this week when the US chip manufacturer announced research partnerships with two Irish universities, an indication that the long road from laboratory to commercial application is a journey worth taking …” (more)

[Ian Campbell, Irish Times, 24 September]