Monthly Archives: April 2015

IT Professionals Day Monday 27th April

The 1st Day dedicated to all IT Professionals is due to take place this coming Monday 27th April 2015. The ICS (Irish Computer Society) are launching IT Professionals Day at the beginning of their Annual Tech Week which will run from 26th April to the 2nd of May. For more information check out

This dedicated day will celebrate the role and contribution that IT Professionals play in helping business and society.

Speaking at the launch will be Principal Administrator at the European Commission in Brussels within the Directorate General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs (Key Enabling Technologies and Digital Economy Unit) André Richier, as well as industry speakers. There will also be a short awards ceremony of Honorary Fellowships for The Irish Computer Society.



Jim Friars, CEO, ICS Skills


Andre Richier, Principal Administrator at the European Commission

eCF (european Competence Framework)

Mary Cleary, Deputy CEO, ICS Skills

IT Apprenticeships

Peter Davitt, CEO, FIT

The Impact of Technology on Society

Tim Hynes, Founder, 3 Pillars Leadership

ICS Honorary Fellowship Awards

Ann O’Dea, CEO, Silicon Republic

Anne Heraty, CEO, CPL

Science Foundation Ireland

Speaker TBC

 Date(s):27th Apr (Mon)

Time(s):Begins at 10:00 and ends at 13:30

Venue:ICS Building