Announcing the 2021 MIDAS Electronic Project Competition – Sponsored by Analog Devices.

The Microelectronics Industry Design Association of Ireland (MIDAS) wishes to foster excellence in electronic and microelectronic design and development. To that end MIDAS wishes to announce a competition open to all students studying electrical, electronic or microelectronic engineering in 3rd level colleges. €1000 Cash prize for Winning Project€250 Cash prizes Read more…

Renesas and Dialog Semiconductor to Join Forces to Advance Global Leadership in Embedded Solutions.

February 8, 2021 Key Transaction Highlights: Acquisition of Dialog’s low-power technologies and connectivity expertise centered around its mixed-signal integrated circuits (ICs) adds complementary product lines, strengthening Renesas’ global footprint across large, high-growth markets in the IoT,  industrial and automotive fields, Expected to result in incremental revenue growth of approximately 200 Read more…

MIDAS Ireland calls for enhanced graduate skills and easier access to overseas talent

Monday, 25th January 2021 New research identifies a clear skills gap and greater need for upskilling and developing the existing workforce in Ireland’s electronic sector ·       Upskilling the existing workforce remains critical to future competitiveness ·       Key challenge is the demand for enhanced graduate skills in areas such as data Read more…

MIDAS and Skillnet launch comprehensive report on “Electronics Sector Resources and Skills Needs” in Ireland

The purpose of this report is to set out the findings froma research study into the Irish electronics sector futureresource and skills needs for the MIDAS ElectronicSystems Skillnet and its member companies. This project was commissioned by MIDAS Ireland andthe MIDAS Electronic Systems Skillnet and funded bySkillnet Ireland. MIDAS Electronics Read more…