Events

  • Technology at Work Conference

    By Andrew Bennett | Fri 15th Feb 2013

    On the 19th of this month, Invest NI will put on a ‘Technology at Work’ conference in the Waterfront Hall, Belfast. The event will showcase the latest innovations and technology solutions developed by Northern Ireland businesses. The keynote speakers will include: Ian Philips of ARM Ltd on global technology trends; and Scott Berkun, author of Making Things Happen, on creative thinking and managing ideas. Ciara and David McQuillan are

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  • AGI GeoCommunity 2012

    By Andrew Bennett | Mon 11th Feb 2013

    Last September, one of our software developers, Brendan, attended AGI GeoCommunity 2012 conference in Nottingham. AGI GeoCommunity is the largest independent conference in the UK digital mapping and data calendar. The conference provides tangible insight and leadership in current GI issues via a range of keynote addresses and conference papers, a showcase exhibition, as well as by hands-on training and face-to-face delegate networking. Brend

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  • National Ploughing Championships 2012

    By Andrew Bennett | Tue 9th Oct 2012

    In September two Mallon Technology staff, Justin Kidd and William McCann, attended this year’s National Ploughing Championships in New Ross. You can read about William’s experience of the day below. On Wednesday the 26th of September Justin Kidd and I were lucky enough to attend one of Ireland’s largest festivals (without a Heineken stand or plastic cup in sight), the National Ploughing Championships. It is one of Europe’s larges

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  • Mallon Technology-Gold Sponsors of GIS Ireland 2012

    By Andrew Bennett | Thu 6th Sep 2012

    We can’t wait to attend IRLOGI’s GIS Ireland 2012 conference at the Chartered Accountants House in Dublin on the 11th October. This year we’ll be attending as gold corporate sponsors, so come and check out our stand to find out about updates of our products and services, or just to say hello! Key speakers this year will include: Pat Howlin, Head of ICT at IDA Ireland; Damien McCloud, GIS Lead at Arup (UK); and Jim Irvine, Head of

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  • Breakfast with IRLOGI!

    By Andrew Bennett | Wed 30th May 2012

    Three members of our GIS team recently attended an IRLOGI breakfast briefing......here is Eoin's account of the morning: On Thursday 17th of May, myself, Aisling East and William McCann attended an Irlogi breakfast briefing about OpenStreetMap (OSM). It was held in Chartered Accountant’s House, in Dublin. The event was hosted by Richard Cantwell, a committee member of IRLOGI and member of the OpenStreetMap Foundation, and Dermot McNally

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  • Chief Fire Officers Conference 2012

    By Andrew Bennett | Mon 28th May 2012

    Chief Fire Officers Conference 2012 At the beginning of May (9th and 10th) Anthony and Declan took to the road again, this time heading for the Ballymascanlon House Hotel in Dundalk where this year’s Chief Fire Officer’s conference was taking place. The theme was ‘New Horizons for the Fire and Rescue Service of the Future’. This was the perfect theme for showcasing our state of the art range of fire service products including D

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  • GeoScience 2012 Conference

    By Andrew Bennett | Mon 21st May 2012

    Dublin has been declared the City of Science 2012. The Dublin City of Science 2012 festival is a year long celebration of science with over 160 events (see www.dublinscience2012.ie). As part of this, The Geological Survey of Ireland, The Geological Survey of Northern Ireland and the Royal Irish Academy hosted the GeoScience 2012 Conference on 18th and 19th April 2012. The general themes of the conference were water (both surface and groun

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  • GeoData 2012 - Dublin

    By Andrew Bennett | Fri 11th May 2012

    The annual GeoDATA 2012 event was held on 1st May in Croke Park. Attended by Mallon Technology’s Marion Murphy and Niamh O’Keeffe, the event brings together leading geospatial professionals to share invaluable advice on how to think smarter and do more with geographic information. The seminar explored innovative, new ideas to increase business efficiencies and allowed for networking with counterparts in other organisations. Prese

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  • Annual GeoDirectory User Conference

    By Andrew Bennett | Mon 2nd Apr 2012

    Last week Justin Kidd and Niamh O'Keeffe were lucky enough to get to the Annual GeoDirectory User's Conference. This is Niamh's account of the day: I attended the Annual GeoDirectory user’s conference in The Gresham Hotel in Dublin on Thursday March 29th along with Justin Kidd. I had been expecting a very technical set of talks regarding the GeoDirectory products but while I gained some insight into forthcoming releases there was

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