Niamh Scanlon

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A new website showcasing Irish creativity was launched on Wednesday by Taoiseach Enda Kenny in Washington DC. www.Ireland. ie is an initiative of th(...)

Prof Louise Richardson: she will deliver the keynote speech at the Accenture get-together

A number of events will be taking place around the country tomorrow to celebrate International Women’s Day (IWD) 2016. More than 1,200 delegates (bot(...)

Enda Kenny in Davos yesterday: the 90-minute debate on “rebooting the global economy” was not his natural territory, as the discussion delved into the nuances of labour patterns and emerging market developments. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

It was a case of back to school for Enda Kenny as he took his seat in the Alpine High School in Davos yesterday. It was a far cry from last year when (...)

Niamh Scanlon: one of her apps won her a CoderDojo Coolest Projects award in 2014 and recognition at the 2015 Eir Junior Spider awards. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Niamh Scanlon is not an average 13-year-old. Sure, she loves her iPhone, and thinks Justin Bieber’s new songs are okay. Like others of her age, she’(...)

 Last year’s Cool Projects event at DCU which included 250 projects from children aged seven to 17. Photograph: Conor McCabe

The call for Ireland’s best and brightest young coders is set to go out next week as CoderDojo’s Coolest Projects opens for registration. The event, w(...)

Lauren Boyle speaking to Mary Moloney, Coderdojo, during the Web Summit for Schools Photograph: Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile

School-goers should not wait until they have graduated to set up a business, Marcus Segal, entrepreneur in residence at the Web Summit and former chie(...)