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£50 million data innovation hub for manufacturers to accelerate digital tech

£50 million data innovation hub for manufacturers to accelerate digital tech UK manufacturers are to have their productivity and competitiveness boosted thanks to a new data innovation hub and testbed led by Ulster University, Industry Minister Lee Rowley announced today. The £50 million Smart Manufacturing Data Hub (SMDH) will support small and medium size [...]

2022-05-31T10:14:13+00:00June 2nd, 2022|News|

Remote work for FREE in Donegal this summer!

Donegal County Council in collaboration with digital hubs across the county are offering the chance to work for FREE from a digital hub in Donegal until September 30th through a new working holiday campaign. The initiative provides the opportunity to enjoy everything that Donegal has to offer during the summer months while also availing [...]

2022-05-31T10:01:11+00:00June 2nd, 2022|News|

North West City Region perfect backdrop for Europe’s finest

North West City Region perfect backdrop for Europe’s finest The MIT Innovators Under 35 Europe event was recently hosted in the idyllic setting of west Donegal, bringing together the best and brightest young talent, who will shape our future with innovative advancements in their respective fields. While showing off the expertise of the 35 [...]

2022-05-31T10:02:30+00:00June 1st, 2022|News|

North West Talent Pool is the Cornerstone to Allstate Northern Ireland’s Success

North West Talent Pool is the Cornerstone to Allstate Northern Ireland’s Success The impressive ecosystem of multinationals based in the North West of Ireland provides the people of the region with strong employment and development opportunities across diverse sectors. One of the North West City Region’s largest employers, Allstate NI was established in 1998, [...]

2022-05-31T10:03:01+00:00May 31st, 2022|News|

Atlantic Technological University marks the “start of a new journey” for the North West

Atlantic Technological University marks the "start of a new journey" for the North West The Atlantic Technological University (Ollscoil Teichneolaíochta an Atlantaigh) was launched by the Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science, Simon Harris TD. Speaking at a landmark event at ATU Sligo and live-streamed to campuses in Galway, Mayo and Donegal, [...]

2022-05-31T10:04:21+00:00April 25th, 2022|News|

Councils join forces to celebrate the ‘Best of the Northwest’

Councils join forces to celebrate the 'Best of the Northwest' The Best of the North West will be showcased widely over the coming weeks as part of an exciting new collaborative tourism campaign launched by Donegal County Council and Derry City and Strabane District Council, working in partnership with Visit Derry & Donegal Tourism [...]

2022-05-31T10:03:46+00:00April 25th, 2022|News|

Nominations encouraged for MIT’s Innovators Under 35 Europe event, coming to Donegal Gaeltacht from 19th – 20th May

Nominations encouraged for MIT’s Innovators Under 35 Europe event, coming to Donegal Gaeltacht from 19th – 20th May It has been announced that Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) Innovators Under 35 Europe Festival 2022 is to take place in Gaoth Dobhair, across the 19th and 20th of May. The events taking place across An Chúirt [...]

2022-01-21T13:54:34+00:00January 21st, 2022|News|

Explore the best in the North West – ‘Happy Days’ Online Guide to North West’s Best Experiences Goes Live

Explore the best in the North West - ‘Happy Days’ Online Guide to North West’s Best Experiences Goes Live A new website listing arts and cultural events in the North West has been launched to provide a one-stop guide to the best family fun experiences in Derry, Strabane and Donegal. The www.happydaysnw.com website, which covers the [...]

2022-01-18T13:29:04+00:00January 18th, 2022|News|

Design N’ Ambition the key fabric of Edel’s Success

Design N’ Ambition the key fabric of Edel’s Success Edel MacBride is an award-winning designer, entrepreneur, philanthropist and more. Having been involved in the craft and design industry since the tender age of 11, (to source funds for a trip to Dublin!) craft is in her DNA. Edel’s story about business, the industry, involvement [...]

2022-01-21T13:55:19+00:00October 18th, 2021|News|

New exhibition explores life along Derry-Donegal border

New exhibition explores life along Derry-Donegal Border. A new exhibition titled Borderlands will open at the Alley Theatre on Monday 26th July exploring a realistic, refreshing and relatable insight into life on the border in modern times. It will feature 22 participants from all walks of life who are living on the border between the Derry [...]

2021-07-28T13:23:31+00:00July 28th, 2021|News|