Storyful CEO Mark Little: will speak at the Eban congress in Dublin Castle

More than 350 investors, entrepreneurs, fund managers and business angels are expected to attend the Eban congress in Dublin Castle this week.The inte(...)

If facts can challenge prejudice, then this was a good week for institutes of technology. Amid fresh concerns about employers discriminating against g(...)

President of the Union of Students in Ireland Joe O’Connor: “The idea that it’s only TCD which provides four-year degrees is quite simply false.

UCD has amended a job advertisement for a lecturing post to remove a condition that appeared to bar graduates from institutes of technology.The job de(...)

 Dublin Web Summit founder Paddy Cosgrave today explained his company’s decision only to recruit graduates who got a 2.1 degree from TCD or a first-class honours degree from the other six universities here.  Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

The Higher Education Authority has distanced itself from a suggestion by board member Paddy Cosgrave that a degree from Trinity College Dublin has (...)

 Paddy Cosgrave: “The biggest team we are hiring is in engineering.”

The Summit, formerly the Web Summit, is to create 40 new jobs, bringing total employee numbers to more than 90.The event, founded by Paddy Cosgrave, (...)

Paypal co-founder and chairman of Yelp Max Levchin will be among the speakers at The Summit in November. Photo: Bloomberg

The Summit, formerly known as the Web Summit, has confirmed Paypal co-founder Max Levchin and Oculus VR chief executive Brendan Iribe as speakers f(...)

Former Zynga executive Marcus Segal addresses the Smart People Smart Economy conference at the US Embassy. Photograph: Sam Boal/Photocall Ireland

Companies can no longer expect to become major global technology players without having an Irish base, a Dublin conference hea(...)

Dublin senior foorball manager Jim Gavin was among those presented with a Lord Mayor’s Award tonight. Photograph: INPHO/Donall Farmer.

Dublin’s All-Ireland winning football manager Jim Gavin and broadcaster and social activist Dil Wickremasinghe are among the recipients of the Lord Ma(...)

US actor and founder of water.org, Matt Damon speaking as he receives the Crystal Award ahead of the opening of the 44th Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum, in Davos, Switzerland.  Photograph: Laurent Gillieron/EPA

More than 2,500 political and business leaders descend on the snowy peaks of Davos today to discuss growing income disparity and increased pressure on(...)

Handybook founder Oisin Hanrahan: “This deal brings us up a level”.  Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Dubliner Oisin Hanrahan, whose online booking service, Handybook, raised $10 million (€7.39 million) in funding last October, has made its first acqui(...)