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Cleantech
December 11 2019

US navy ceremony for Irish wave energy convertor OE35 Buoy at Pearl Harbor

A traditional Hawaiian blessing greeted the arrival of Irish marine hydrokinetic company Ocean Energy’s OE35 Buoywave energy device at the U.S. Navy’s Ford Island wharf on the island of O‘ahu.…
Talent Management
December 5 2019

Three Enterprise Ireland-backed companies recognized as most innovative start-ups, at Global HR Tech Virtual Symposium

HR.com, the largest network of HR executives, hosted the Global HR Tech Virtual Symposium from September 30 - October 24, 2019. This global virtual event strives to connect HR professionals…
Travel Tech Ireland: the world’s top destination for travel tech
November 27 2019

Ireland: the world’s top destination for travel tech

Ireland may not be the center of the universe but when it comes to travel tech, it should be. As an island nation, travel – and travel technology in all…
CX Learning from Google: How contact centres can get lean
November 21 2019

Learning from Google: How contact centers can get lean

To successfully deploy CX technology, the contact centers sector must first perfect its processes. The benefits of lean systems are highly applicable to contact center operations, Alessandro Laureani, director support…
Agritech Selling the science of precision nutrition
November 19 2019

AnaBio Technologies: Selling the science of precision nutrition

Lorcan Allen of the Irish Farmers Journal speaks to Dr. Sinéad Bleiel of AnaBio Technologies about how the company transforms cutting-edge research into global sales. The pace of change in…
Retail & Consumer
November 14 2019

From heritage brands to emerging designers, Irish creators and makers to showcase collections in New York

Showcase Ireland to present a capsule collection of brands to trade buyers and press in New York Craftsmanship, design integrity and quality are key traits of any designer. This is…
Medtech
November 12 2019

With healthcare changing rapidly collaboration is critical

How collaboration can transform the future of healthcare and manufacturing. “What is incredible about Ireland’s medtech industry, is that the whole ecosystem works together and supports each other,” said Galway native…
Edtech
November 6 2019

Florida State University selects SoapBox Labs in multi-year partnership

Florida State University’s world-renowned Florida Center for Reading Research (FCRR) today announced a multi-year partnership with SoapBox Labs, to create and deliver next-generation language and literacy assessments that could transform…
CX Automation advances but humans remain the CX factor
November 5 2019

Automation advances but humans remain the CX factor

Advanced analytics are enabling contact centers to deliver by making the most of the combination of human and artificial intelligence-driven automation. The implementation and impact of advanced analytics in contact…
Agritech
October 31 2019

Small is the new big for farmers in the era of producing more from less

Robert Walker, CEO of KEENAN (Alltech Farming Solutions Ltd), outlines how farmers can best respond to quickly changing consumer expectations. In an era in which consumers are becoming as focused…
IT services
October 28 2019

Ireland: From gift of the gab to CX excellence

Ireland is famous for its ‘gift of the gab’. Strong communications skills and interpersonal strengths helped to establish it as one of the world’s first call center hubs back in…
Agritech Digital convergence: consumers and farmers benefit from data-driven farming
October 24 2019

Digital convergence: consumers and farmers benefit from data-driven farming

Fabien Peyaud, CEO and founder of Herdwatch, describes how the use of data is helping farmers to drive more sustainable agricultural practices from field to fork. In an increasingly globalized…