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UCD Engineers Tech start-up CALT Dynamics selected for TechStars US accelerator

CALT Dynamics, the Irish based tech start-up that is developing high precision photolithography based 3D printers, has been accepted into a prestigious TechStars accelerator program in the US.

Professor Da-Wen Sun Elected Academician of International Academy of Refrigeration

Professor Da-Wen Sun, UCD School of Biosystems and Food Engineering, has been elected Full Member - Academician of International Academy of Refrigeration at its recent General Assembly held on 26 April 2018 in St. Petersburg, Russia.

Professor Da-Wen Sun Presented with iAABE Founding President Gavel and iAABE Fellow Certificate

During the 19th World Congress of CIGR held in Antalya, Turkey in 22-25 April 2018, at the opening ceremony on 22nd April, the iAABE fellow induction ceremony was held. Professor Da-Wen Sun, UCD School of Biosystems and Food Engineering, was presented with the iAABE Founding President Gavel, and awarded with an iAABE Founding Fellow certificate. The CIGR World Congress is organised every 4 years, and the 19th World Congress was attended by hundreds of participants from about 40 countries.

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar Announces International Bioeconomy Research Agreement to Support Rural and Farming Communities

An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar TD, today announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding between the Irish-based BEACON SFI Research Centre for Bioeconomy and the US-based HARVEST (Helping Agriculture Remain Vital through Engineering, Science and Technology). HARVEST is a National Science Foundation (NSF) funded Research Coordination Network (RCN) based out of Virginia Tech.

Professor Da-Wen Sun Conferred with Honorary Doctorate Degree from Peru

Professor Da-Wen Sun, from UCD School of Biosystems and Food Engineering, has been conferred with an Honorary Doctorate Degree from Universidad Privada del Norte (UPN) in Peru in recognition of his exceptional contribution and leading role for advancing food and biosystems engineering research and education at the global level.

Transforming Food Systems with Technology

UCD Institute of Food and Health is hosting the IoT4F-Dublin 2018 conference in March. It will focus on the interconnection of computing devices embedded in everyday objects associated with food, which is going to transform food systems, food chains and business models for food and tech companies.

CEC Dublin Circular Economy Mapping Session – Monday 5th February 2018

This Circular Economy Club event will expand your knowledge around circular initiatives taking place in Dublin. It is also an opportunity to socialise with other circular economy professionals and brainstorm future projects.