Industry-Academia Collaboration at the Irish Centre for Cloud Computing and Commerce

Prof Theo Lynn, Dublin City University and the Irish Centre for Cloud Computing and Commerce (IC4), on Feb 18th 2016 hosted a seminar in Tokyo on cloud computing research and industry-academia collaboration. Prof Lynn was joined by Dr Brian Lee, Athlone Institute of Technology; Prof John Morrison, University College Cork, and Mr David Kenny, programme manager for IC4 and CloudLightning, an EU Horizon 2020 funded cloud computing project. The group presented on cloud computing research in Ireland and IC4’s unique industry-academia cooperative model, before exploring security and trust issues and finally presenting an overview of CloudLightning. The seminar gained great interest from both industry and academic researchers and was attended by over 70 people.

John Morrison