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Watch: IS Seminar Series – Building a culture of cybersecurity and other research from MIT Sloan Research Group CAMS

Dr. Keri Pearlson is the Executive Director of the research group Cybersecurity at MIT Sloan (CAMS). Dr. Pearlson has held positions in academia and industry including Babson College, UTexas-Austin, Gartner’s Research Board, CSC, Hughes Aircraft Company, and AT&T. She was the CIO for a $10M non-profit. Her research career focuses on the intersection of information… | Read on »

2022 National Remote Working Survey Launched

Survey led by NUI Galway and the Western Development Commission is seeking participants to give their experience and preferences for remote working and insights on how remote working is impacting career choices. Researchers from the Whitaker Institute at NUI Galway and the Western Development Commission are seeking participants for the annual national remote working in… | Read on »

Agriland.ie – Call for dedicated organisation for older farmers

Whitaker Institute member Dr Shane Conway, of the Environment, Development and Wellbeing cluster, has been featured in a new article from Agriland.ie. The piece looks at the need for a dedicated organisation for older farmers. To read the article, click here.

Second Hand Motor Prices

DoneDeal’s Motor Price Index, a new report authored by Whitaker Institute member Dr Tom Gillespie has found that the price of used cars in Ireland has risen by 30% in the last year. Read more from Irish Examiner, RTÉ News, and Today FM’s The Last Word.

All Things Farming

Whitaker Institute member Dr Maura Farrell, of the Environment, Development and Sustainability Cluster, spoke to the Irish Examiner and Irish Farmers Journal about female farm holders, women engaged in agricultural education, and Teagasc’s recently published first Gender Equality Plan, and more.