News & Events

Calling for nominations for the Parsons Medal in the Engineering Sciences

23rd August 2017

The Irish Academy of Engineering are calling for nominations for The Parsons Medal in the Engineering Sciences for outstanding achievement in the field of Engineering Sciences.  Nominations are welcome from all sectors of Engineering including Academia, Industry, Business and Public Sector. Closing date for nominations is October 6th 2017.  For further details email:

Interested in getting a Dairy Technology and Innovation Postgraduate Certificate?

1st June 2017

DPTC Partner UCC, in association with Teagasc, has developed a part-time, blended-learning Postgraduate Certificate in Dairy Technology and Innovation. This level 9 qualification is part-time and will be delivered by block-release and on-line with a schedule to suit the seasonal nature of the Irish dairy industry. For more information contact Professor Paul McSweeney, Head, School […]

Career-FIT Call for Applicants at DPTC

22nd February 2017

Talented researchers are currently sought from across the globe to apply for EU/Enterprise Ireland Career-FIT post-doctoral programme, at DPTC.  This is an excellent development and training opportunity for experienced researchers to work with the DPTC, Ireland. For further details on this opportunity please contact Dr Abigail Pattenden, Funding Officer.    

DPTC Researcher to present at FoodInnova 2017

16th January 2017

The International Conference on Food Innovation, FoodInnova will take place on 31 January to 3 February 2017 in Cesena Italy. Aimed at renewing the debate on production and distribution of safe food in a sustainable way, the FoodInnova Conference will bring all sectors involved in food innovation together.  For further details check out  DPTC […]

DCU runs Simulation Modelling Workshop for Dairy Industry

26th October 2016

DPTC Industry partners attended a Simulation Modelling Applied to Supply Chain Workshop in UL on 19th and 20th October. The workshop, presented by DCU’s Dr John Geraghty and his colleagues Barbara Minardi-Kwiatkowska and Cristiani Eccher explored the important processes in the Dairy Supply Chain.

Best Poster Award Winner at DPTC

12th July 2016

Congratulations to Sonia Yadav, DPTC Researcher at Institute of Technology Tallaght on winning the prize for Best Poster Competition at the recent Euro Biosensors Conference in Valencia, Spain.

DPTC Partners support the IUFoST event

23rd May 2016

The Institute of Food Science and Technology Ireland (IUFoST) will host the 18th IUFoST – World Congress of Food Science and Technology, between 21st – 25th August 2016 in Dublin.  DPTC has both Industry Partners and RPO members participating and attending at the event.  The congress theme is “Greening the Global Food Supply Chain – […]

International Chromatography Symposium to be held at UCC

UCC will host the International Symposium on chromatography to be held from 28th August to 1 September 2016.  The major focus of the symposium will be on the impact and continuing contribution of chromatography and separation science to meet the needs of the pharmaceutical, food, health, science and medicine industry. The symposium programme will reflect these […]

UCC launches Postgraduate Certificate in Dairy Technology and Innovation

UCC, in association with Teagasc has developed a part-time, blended-learning Postgraduate Certificate in Dairy Technology and Innovation. In light of the industry’s needs, UCC and Teagasc has developed and launched this programme recently.  In line with the development of a knowledge economy, the qualification will enable and empower dairy industry personnel and those wishing to […]

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