NCAD’s medical device design course was set up in 2009

(...) skills shortage. “The human-focused innovation is very important, and we still stick to the hands(...)

Women’s work: Archbishop McQuaid said of the college, now part of DIT, on Cathal Brugha Street in Dublin, “here will be trained the women who will assist in building happy homes, for here will be imparted right knowledge and practice of the home craft.” Photograph: Dave Meehan

Street (whose building now houses the Departments of Jobs, Enterprise, and Innovation and of Arts(...)

Guest speaker at the 2015 Student Summit Patrick Hamilton Walsh (left) with Greg O’Donoghue, vice president for welfare at the Union of Students in Ireland. Mr Hamilton Walsh spent several years travelling the world while documenting his trip with a mobile phone. That adventure eventually led him to Sweden where he has been helping develop the image-sharing platform PicHit

(...) insipid. Neophyte business minds are instead dreaming of innovation, progressing industry, inspiring(...)

Residents look for their belongings among the rubble of their destroyed homes in Nepal after the recent earthquake. Photograph: Nicolas Asfouri/AFP/Getty Images

(...). Patrick Meier, director of Social Innovation at the Qatar Computing Research Institute, is one of a new(...)

Nicola Weldon,  island of Ireland meats marketing director for Kerry Foods.

(...) investing an initial €500,000 in the launch of Fire & Smoke, the development of which saw its innovation(...)

Dried up: the UN Global Pulse unit monitors social network messages from Twitter and elsewhere for early-warning signals of a disease outbreak, crop failure or economic turmoil in a region of a developing country. Photograph: Reuters

(...) level of what we’re doing,” said Erica Kochi, co-founder of Unicef Innovation, which pursues technology(...)

Tricel makes water storage tanks and other building products, the kind of things most people don’t care too much about until the ones they already have start to cause problems

(...) kind of dull (but clever) products made by, say, PanelDuct, the Mayo firm that won the Innovation of(...)

File photograph of Enda Kenny. Mr Kenny has been called to give evidence at the banking inquiry, along with Tánaiste Joan Burton. File photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

(...) the sixth tranche of witnesses is Richard Bruton, the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation(...)

 Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton. The Department of Jobs has been criticised by the Carers’ Association for failing to engage with the National Carers’ Strategy. File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Innovation) has yet to engage with the National Carers’ Strategy.“It is not clear that they recognise the(...)

These activities reflect a climate of collaboration and co-operation between Ireland’s cultural and educational agencies

(...) exploring ideas, activities and innovation together, with the support of the regional education centres(...)