Professor McMahon co-authors paper on “The COVID-19 TRIPS Waiver Process in Critical Review: An Appraisal of the WTO DG Text (IP/C/W/688” with Dr Siva Thambisetty, Dr Hyo Yoon Kang, Dr Luke McDonagh & Professor Graham Dutfield

This paper examines the compromise text put forward in May 2022 by the World Trade Organisation Director General (DG), Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, in response to calls for a temporary TRIPS waiver of certain intellectual property obligations at the TRIPS level for COVID-19 health technologies to ameliorate global inequity in access to COVID-19 vaccines, medicines and other health technologies.

Thursday, 16 June 2022

Donal Coffey was recently appointed an editor of the Indian Law Review

Indian Law Review is an academic-led, double-blind peer-reviewed, generalist journal on the laws of the Indian subcontinent.

Wednesday, 15 June 2022

Post Graduate Success at Electroanalytical Conference

3rd Year PhD Student Colm McKeever was awarded 2nd place in the best oral presentation at the 18th International Conference on Electroanalysis (ESEAC) which was held in Vilnius, Lithuania from the 5th to the 9th of June 2022.

Sunday, 12 June 2022

David Mangan addresses members of Italian Labour Law Community

The topic was “The Status of Worker and Labour Law – Beyond Subordination?”. David spoke about the common law’s approach to the topic by discussing Irish and English labour law.

Friday, 10 June 2022

What problems occur when using Artificial Intelligence in marketing?

The study used Activity Theory to uncover more about the non-technical outcomes of AI, such as the impact of technology on human relationships in business.

Friday, 10 June 2022

Can ‘virtual reality’ encourage exercise in ‘real nature’?

A study on the use of Virtual Reality (VR) as a method for encouraging people to exercise in nature.

Friday, 10 June 2022

Professor Delia Ferri, researchers of the DANCING Project and the Maynooth team of the ReCreating Europe Project participate in the Open Up Museums! Conference in Trento and Rovereto

Prof Delia Ferri and Katie Donnellan presented the findings from the “ReCreating Europe” project research conducted in Maynooth, focusing on barriers to accessing digital cultural content and the experience of vulnerable groups. The research was jointly conducted between 2020 and 2022 by Delia Ferri, Noelle Higgins, Katie Donnellan and Maria Laura Serra

Thursday, 09 June 2022

GENDERACTIONplus project logo

GENDERACTIONplus: A new Horizon Europe project to advance gender equality in the European Research Area

GENDERACTIONplus: A new Horizon Europe project to advance gender equality in the European Research Area

Wednesday, 08 June 2022

Ireland experts’ red-line on garda facial recognition tech

Dr. Ciara Bracken-Roche, Dr. Elizabeth Ferries, and Olga Cronin at the ICCL author a letter to the Irish Times gaining signatures from experts from 7 universities and 13 NGOs in Ireland. They believe the risks attached to facial recognition technologies are currently too significant to use for policing.

Wednesday, 08 June 2022

Scríobhaithe an Tuaiscirt 1650-1900

Seolfar 'Scríobhaithe an Tuaiscirt 1650-1900' – bunachar inchuardaithe ina bhfuil 220+ beathaisnéis, liostaí saothar, crostagairtí srl. bunaithe ar thráchtas PhD Fintan Keegan – Dé Céadaoin 15 Meitheamh 2022, 13:00.

Tuesday, 07 June 2022