Cork Airport appoints new Head of Aviation Business Development

Brian Gallagher has been appointed as the new Head of Aviation Business Development at Cork Airport. The new appointment comes as Cork Airport, Ireland’s second busiest and best connected international airport, enters its fourth year of consecutive growth, forecasting a 7% increase in passenger numbers for 2019. Brian has more than seven years of experience…

Network Ireland West Cork Business Women to have a ‘fearless’ start to 2019 with event at Inchydoney

The first Network Ireland West Cork event of 2019 entitled “Be Fearless” will take place at Inchydoney Island Lodge and Spa on Tuesday, January 29th, 2019 at 6:00pm.  The event seeks to inspire West Cork’s most ambitious and enterprising women to be fearless in the face of challenge.  Guest speakers include Susan Steele, Chair of…

Breaking Down Barriers: CIT’s Women in Technology Seminar Set to Encourage and Inspire Young Females to Persevere as they Pursue a Successful Career in STEM

In an effort to support, encourage and inspire young women with aspirations of building a successful career in the Science and Technology sectors, the Cork Institute of Technology (CIT) is gearing up to host a Women in Technology seminar which will take place over the course of two days in February (Friday February 1st and Friday…

An Tanaiste Simon Coveney Invites Young people in Cork to avail of Tall Ship sailing experience

Young people in Cork will be given greater opportunities to experience life at sea, thanks to new Government funding, said Foreign Affairs Minister and Cork South Central TD Simon Coveney.    “Funding of €85,000 has been announced for Sail Training Ireland (STIRL), a charity that funds the development and education of young people by providing them…

CREATE Exhibition, celebrating pregnancy and newborn research, opens in St. Peter’s Cork

CREATE: The Art of Pregnancy, Birth & Beyond, is a free art exhibition running from 17th to 27th January at St Peters Cork. Developed by the HRB Mother and Baby Clinical Trial Network and their partners INFANT Centre at UCC, the CREATE exhibition spotlights pregnancy and newborn journeys, the people who make them,and the research that…

LIR, IRELAND’S NATIONAL OCEAN TEST FACILITY, IS OFFICIALLY OPEN

Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney TD officially opens Ireland’s only Ocean Testing Facility in Cork Friday, 18 January 2019: Ireland’s ocean energy test facility, Lir, was officially opened today in Ringaskiddy, Co. Cork by Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney, TD. Located in the €20 million UCC Environmental Research Institute (ERI) Beaufort building, Lir…