By Simon Cocking, interesting interview with Leonard Hobbs who is one of Ireland’s leading technologists in the ICT sector with close to 30 years of experience including that of a large successful global enterprise spanning leading edge research to technology transfer to advanced manufacturing and high volume operations in the US, Europe, and Ireland.
We had a quick chat with Leonard to get some insights from his long and successful career working in the semi conductor industry, and then subsequently in the wider field of R&D. Leonard has worked mostly but not exclusively in Ireland and so is well positioned to give his insights into why Ireland has punched above its weight in semi conductors and tech in general globally.
Click here for full article.
MIDAS members Analog Devices and CW Applied Technology join with Letterkenny Institute of Technology based WISAR Lab to develop technology to provide safe drinking water for Uganda villages
Source: Irish Times (https://www.irishtimes.com/sponsored/innovation-partner-profiles/smart-technology-applied-to-the-water-supply-in-rural-uganda-1.4304138#) An innovation partnership facilitated by the Enterprise Ireland Wisar Technology Gateway has resulted in the development of a water well pump monitoring solution for deployment in Uganda. Based in Letterkenny Institute of Technology, Wisar specialises Read more…