Education Spotlight: STEMing the Digital Skills Gap with Industry

Education Spotlight

CWiT Education will host a Spotlight Panel Discussion on Industries’ role in STEMing the gap in education. Join our quarterly Education Spotlight to hear about the role of STEM in the primary school curriculum and how industry initiatives can support in “STEMing the gap” for teachers in the classroom in order to prepare their students with […]

Executive Women Gathering

Executive Women Gathering

The countdown is on for the Executive Women Gathering in Dublin on June 1st. “The mission of Executive Women Gathering is to create a unique opportunity for successful and talented women to gather and connect with like-minded female Executives, whilst hearing from inspirational speakers who will help them take their career ambitions to the next […]

ESG Summit

ESG Summit

We are delighted to support the inaugural ESG Summit – taking place on 31st May 2022 at Croke Park, Dublin. This event will focus on transforming business for good and will feature leading content, panel debates, keynotes and discussions. Aimed at business leaders, policy-makers and investors, the ESG Summit will explore how ESG matters translate […]

CWiT Fireside Chat with Foyin Olajide-Bello

Fireside Chat with Foyin Olajide-Bello, senior consultant at Avanade, May 12th 1pm

Welcome to May’s CWiT Fireside Chat! Our guest speaker is Foyin Olajide-Bello, a Senior Consultant at Avanade, Foyin studied Computer Science, worked in several roles in Nigeria and joined Avanade in 2020. She is a very active volunteer as a mentor in Wentor, a user group lead for Dynamics User Group and as founder of […]

CWiT Fireside Chat with Liana Tomescu

Fireside Chat Liana Tomescu

Welcome to April’s CWIT Fireside Chat! Our guest speaker is Liana Tomescu, a Microsoft Defender for Cloud Program Manager from Microsoft. During this session, Liana will talk about her work which spans across the Azure Security Center product on several programs including support to deployment, automation for security and the creation of educational materials. Liana […]

CWiT Fireside Chat with Lucy Lu

Welcome to November’s CWIT Fireside Chat! Our guest speaker is Lucy Lu, a Technical Account Manager at New Relic. Lucy started her career as a software developer when she lived in China. She moved to Dublin to do an MSc in Computer Science 2014.  Lucy was hired by New Relic after she graduated, started her career […]

CWiT Fireside Chat with Lisa D’Arcy

Welcome to the firstConnecting Women in Technology Fireside Chat! Lisa D’Arcy from HPE is our speaker for the August session. Join us to hear about Lisa’s career path to Global IT Solution Consultant & Global D&I Lead, as well as her deep passion for STEM, Inclusion & Diversity, Women’s advocacy and her path within CWiT. […]

STEM Teacher Internship Programme Secures Highly Competitive Funding

In early December 2019, Minister for Training, Skills, Innovation, Research and Development, John Halligan TD, announced that 47 projects are to receive funding to improve public engagement with STEM and to promote STEM education with under-represented groups. The STEM Teacher Internship programme is one of only a few projects that will receive two-year funding for […]