CeADAR wants your idea! Please use CeADAR's PROJECT IDEA BOX to submit a new idea right now!

CeADAR is accepting project proposal ideas from industry now!    CeADAR's PROJECT IDEA BOX is open now!

Please complete a Project Idea Form online so that we may start considering your project idea immediately!

CeADAR PI Brian Mac Namee interviewed on Newstalk on the history of AI

CeADAR Lead Academic, Dr. Brian Mac Namee, was interviewed on the Talking History show on Newstalk on Sunday, 30th May 2014.  Listen to the podcast here:



First CeADAR publication is out! 14th September 2013

As part of the Proceedings for the RealStream 2013 conference, Dr. Oisin Boydell and his colleagues at UCD have published the first article from CeADAR research, entitled High Throughput Continuous Clustering of Message Streams.  You may read the article here:  Oisin Boydell et al article in RealStream 2013

Flyers describing CeADAR's demonstrators to date are available now! 16th September 2013

For industry consideration, CeADAR has prepared flyers describing the current demonstrators created by the research teams.

The flyers are available here:

Theme 1 - Intelligent Analytic Interfaces:

Nudge Along Flyer

Passive Analytics Flyer

SmartSeg Flyer


Theme 2 - Data Management for Analytics:

AI Business Process Modelling Flyer

Query Correctness Flyer


Theme 3 - Advanced Analytics:

Continuous Clustering Flyer

Continuous Demand Prediction Flyer

Social Media Entity Monitoring Flyer 


If you are interested in learning more, please contact CeADAR through its online form:  http://www.ucd.ie/ceadar/contact/

CeADAR hosted its first Industry Outreach Event: 30th August at NexusUCD

CeADAR hosted its first Industry Outreach Event on Friday, 30th August 2013 from 11am in Nexus UCD.

The agenda included:

  • an overview of CeADAR's industry-defined research priority themes,
  • demonstrations of some initial CeADAR technologies that are available for licence, and
  • information about how to become involved with CeADAR.

The CeADAR Investigators and Researchers presented to a packed room of Industry representatives and have already begun talking to companies about possible areas for collaboration.  

Other inquires are welcome via our online form:  http://www.ucd.ie/ceadar/contact/    We look forward to hearing from you!

Open Day audience


CeADAR has received an Education Award from Amazon Web Services: 13th July 2013

CeADAR has received an Amazon Web Services (AWS) in Education Research Grant for the next two years.  This grant will give CeADAR researchers access to:

  • AmazonRedshift
  • AWSDirectConnect
  • AmazonCloudcast
  • AWSQueueService
  • AmazonVPC
  • AmazonElastiCache
  • AmazonSES
  • AmazonSIS
  • AmazonCloudSearch
  • AmazonSNS
  • AmazonRoute53
  • AWSStorageGateway
  • AmazonEC2
  • AmazonDynamoDB
  • ElasticMapReduce
  • Amazon ETS
  • AmazonSimpleDB
  • AmazonRDS
  • AWSDataTransfer
  • AWSSupportBasic
  • AmazonS3
  • AmazonCloudFront
  • AWSElasticBeanstalk
  • AmazonGlacier

CeADAR's State-of-the-Art Reports on Industry Topics are available now: 24th July 2013

CeADAR has just released 9 State-of-the-Art Reports in response to Industry's Priorities.  They can be found here:


Please feel free to contact us with any questions or write us to join if you'd like to be involved in future prioritisation.

State of the Art Talks at eBay HQ: 15 March 2013

CeADAR's academic leads describe their views on the state of the art in various themes in data analytics.  The videos are live! 

Please listen here: 



Launch Podcasts are available! 9th April 2013

The podcasts of the CeADAR launch are now available.  Listen to the talks here:



Local papers around Ireland and around the world show interest in CeADAR and Ireland as the international hub for data analytics. 17th March 2013

Local papers around Ireland show interest in CeADAR and Ireland as the international hub for data analytics:

And further away...

Malaysia Sun

Tech sector acknowledges CeADAR: 20th March 2013

After a succcessful launch, Irish media reported initial funding from Enterprise Ireland and IDA Ireland for CeADAR.  Then, the tech sector responded with announcements about the future of data analytics in Ireland.

Some clips can be viewed here:

Irish Media Report on CeADAR funding: 15 March 2013

On 15th March, after a launch event at eBay Headquarters, Irish media reported Government funding of CeADAR throughout the St. Patrick's Day weekend. 

Coverage includes:



CeADAR Investigators awarded large SFI centre grant: 25th February 2013

CeADAR Investigators, Padraig Cunningham and Barry O’Sullivan, are part of a team that has recently been awarded a multi-million euro research centre by Science Foundation Ireland (SFI). The centre is called INSIGHT and has partners from UCD, UCC, DCU and NUIG.

More information is available here: