Conference agrees cost of land, lack of supply and action are key factors holding back housing solution

The time for talking is over. This is the message that came through loud and clear from a number of high profile speakers at a conference organised to debate the thorny issue of tackling the housing crisis.  Hosted by leading law firm, P.J. O’Driscoll & Sons, and moderated by journalist and broadcaster, Matt Cooper, the…

PHOTOS: Cork’s Technology Network Breakfast Briefing on Industrial Artificial Intelligence

Tim Horgan, Head of Computer Science CIT with  Deirdre Bevan, Accenture Digital and Oonagh O’Shea, Senior Manager at Accenture Digital, pictured using assisted reality headsets, discussed their impact on the future of the manufacturing sector at the CEIA, Cork’s Technology Network Breakfast Briefing on Industrial Artificial Intelligence.

Photos: Gerard McCarthy Photography

Cork leads the way in Global Service Design Conference for Ireland

Cork County Council is pleased to announce its partnership with the eleventh annual Service Design Global Conference, which takes place in Dublin on October 11 and 12 and has a strong Cork presence throughout. New York, Amsterdam and Madrid have all played host to this dynamic global conference in the past, and this year Cork County Council was…

Cork company Smarttech247 brings cybersecurity event to Washington, DC ahead of US midterm elections

The transformation of the digital world will be in the spotlight in Washington DC next month when Irish firm, Smarttech247 brings its cybersecurity event to the heart of the US capital. How the digital domain has transformed from allowing us to communicate instantaneously and provide transparency in government to being exploited by criminals and spies…

Employmum wins a place on Google Adopt a Startup programme

Irish flexible employment agency, Employmum has been chosen to take part in Google’s Adopt A Startup programme. Employmum is one of 30 Irish and European start-ups chosen for this highly sought-after programme. Adopt A Startup is a start-up mentoring program where participants will receive hands-on mentoring from Google Consultants, as well as exclusive lectures and…

Company Philip Connaughton presents Assisted Solo – a new, multi-layered, personal dance piece

Assisted Solo is a new, multi-layered, personal dance piece by acclaimed choreographer Philip Connaughton, his long-time collaborator Lucia Kickham and French dance artist Magali Caillet. This show will be performed at The Everyman, Cork on September 22, 2018, after a critically acclaimed run at the Dublin Fringe Festival. This funny and touching work explores Philip’s relationship…

Panorama Bistro & Terrace at The Montenotte Hotel earns an AA Rosette Award for Culinary Excellence

A victim of its own success, Panorama Bistro & Terrace at The Montenotte Hotel has been unbelievably busy since opening 20 months ago. Things have really come together in this kitchen, led by chef Liam Kirwan, which has recently been awarded an AA Rosette for Culinary Excellence. The menu, which is sure to impress, is…