COP26: The Opening Days
Here is the first in a series of bulletins from Emeritus Professor John Sweeney (Geography/ICARUS), who is present at the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) in Glasgow (31 October – 12 November 2021).
Date: Wednesday, 03 November 2021
Newly launched Cork Dashboard shows the city and county in a whole new light
Researchers from Maynooth University Social Science Institute have launched a new online resource that will let citizens, businesses and policy makers access information about the city in an unprecedented way. The Cork Dashboard allows users to monitor a huge range of public data at a glance - from real-time traffic and weather information to air quality and crime levels - all in one place and free of charge. You can visit the Cork Dashboard at www.corkdashboard.ie.
Date: Friday, 15 December 2017
MUSSI PhD candidate is the recipient of a 2017-2018 Fulbright Irish Award
We are delighted to announce that Aoife Delaney is the recipient of a 2017-2018 Fulbright Irish Award. Ms Aoife Delaney is a PhD candidate on 'The Programmable City' project here at Maynooth University Social Sciences Institute, Ireland.
Date: Wednesday, 14 June 2017
As Ireland's smart cities develop, a government report warns of data security needs
Getting smarter about smart cities: Improving data privacy and data security (Professor Rob Kitchin)
Date: Friday, 09 December 2016
A smart approach to smart cities
Prof Rob Kitchin has authored a new report on privacy and security implications of 'smart cities,' and how best to tackle them.
Date: Thursday, 28 January 2016
Professor Rob Kitchin to Receive AAG Media Achievement Award
The AAG will confer the AAG Media Achievement Award to Professor Rob Kitchin of Maynooth University in recognition of exceptional and outstanding accomplishments in publicising geographical insights in media of general or mass communication
Date: Tuesday, 10 February 2015