Nimbus named partner in EU H2020 project INSPEX

By | February 6th, 2017|Categories: News|

The Nimbus Centre at Cork Institute of Technology is a partner in project INSPEX, aiming to adapt obstacle-detection technology used in autonomous cars for multiple uses. This 3 year, Horizon 2020 funded project combines the knowhow of nine European organizations to create portable and wearable spatial-exploration

Nimbus Centre newsletter

By | January 31st, 2017|Categories: News|

It’s been a busy month for us here at Nimbus Centre! Read all our latest news in our newsletter featuring articles such as: Nimbus awarded EU H2020 funding for INSPEX Project Applied ‘Internet of Things’ Group TIP Tap Tap at Bett Show London Nimbus assists BT

TIP Tap Tap at Bett Show London

By | January 30th, 2017|Categories: News|

TIP Tap Tap showcased their latest smart desk prototype at the Bett Show London, January 25th – 28th. Tip Tap Tap provides early years educators with interactive school desks combined with a cloud-based Learning Content Management System (LCMS). Regular wooden school desks are embedded with touch

Promoting STEM to female students with I WISH Campus Week

By | January 21st, 2017|Categories: News|

I WISH Campus Week saw 80 second level students descend on CIT to take on interactive programmes which allowed students to immerse themselves in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths) via applied & practical interactive workshops, site visits and demonstrations. One student was nominated to take a

Innovation Voucher call now open!

By | January 18th, 2017|Categories: News|

The Nimbus Centre at the Cork Institute of Technology is a registered knowledge provider of Enterprise Ireland’s €5,000 Innovation Voucher funding initiative. The Innovation Vouchers programme is open to all small and medium-sized limited companies registered in Ireland. The Innovation Voucher call is open from Wednesday

Nimbus Centre is hiring!

By | December 1st, 2016|Categories: News|

The Cork Institute of Technology invites applications from suitably qualified persons for the positions of Researcher at Nimbus Centre. The Nimbus Centre has over 80 staff and is involved in an extensive range of applied research and innovative projects with partners across Europe. We have a

HSE occupational therapists visit Nimbus Centre

By | November 30th, 2016|Categories: News|

On Monday 28th November, a group of Occupational Therapists (Noelle Downey, Deirdre Cullen, Sue O Neill, Sinead Tierney, Ciara O Neill) from HSE Cork South, led by Ms. Deirdre Cullen, Occupational Therapy Manager, visited Nimbus to discuss the potential for use of smart assistive technology in

Innovation through collaboration – how Nimbus Centre can help your business!

By | November 14th, 2016|Categories: News|

The Enterprise Europe Network (EEN), together with two of Cork Institute of Technology’s research centres, TEC (Technologies for Embedded Computing) at Nimbus Centre and CAPPA (Centre for Advanced Photonics and Process Analytics), will showcase how companies can innovate through collaboration with them. In preparation for 2017, why

Nimbus at National Digital Week 2016

By | November 4th, 2016|Categories: News|

Two of Cork Institute of Technology’s research centres, the Technologies for Embedded Computing (TEC@NIMBUS) Centre and the Centre for Advanced Photonics & Process Analysis (CAPPA),  will be exhibiting at the National Digital Week 2016 being held in Skibbereen, Co. Cork from the 10th to 12th November.

Nimbus collaborate with Hainan University China

By | October 28th, 2016|Categories: News|

The Cork Institute of Technology participated in one of the most prominent education fairs in China, The China Education Expo (CEE) on October 22nd-30th. This year Ireland was awarded the prestigious role of ‘Country of Honour’ for the event. CEE attracts a substantial number of top

TOPAs accomplishes first pilot site installation

By | September 16th, 2016|Categories: News|

The TOPAs European consortium of academic and industrial partners, led by Motorola Solutions, has recently completed connecting the first pilot buildings in a project aimed at reducing energy consumption. The buildings, at the Cork Institute of Technology, were connected with an early prototype of the TOPAs

Nimbus Centre industry breakfast morning Sept 1st

By | August 12th, 2016|Categories: News|

The TEC Gateway at the Nimbus Centre invites you to a breakfast morning on September 1st to discover a fresh perspective on how third level institutions work with businesses and provide research that has real commercial value across many different fields. This fast paced event is

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