D.I.T in Dublin – 10th March 2016.
The Dublin Institute of Technology were exceptionally busy with excited students, proud lecturers and a few corporate sponsors getting ready for a very special event. Indeed, the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering hosted its Student Academic Excellence Awards, where graduates from level 6 (apprenticeship) to level 9 (MSc.) were being honoured for their outstanding achievements.
ResourceKraft’s Frank Casey and Annalisa Di Pietro both had the privilege to sponsor and attend the students’ ceremony awards. The award ceremony was opened and ran by Professor Michael Conlon – Head of School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, who was very proud of his students’ academic achievements.
Frank Casey, VP Business Development & Founder was honoured to offer a prize to Majella O’Grady, who has been awarded the prize for best student on the D.I.T BSc degree in Electrical Services and Energy Management.
Frank added “It is a great pleasure for ResourceKraft to sponsor this award for best BSc degree student on in Electrical Services and Energy Management, and an opportunity to give back to an excellent institution – D.I.T School of Electric and Electronic Engineering. Majella is a fine example of the new generation of engineers skilled in Energy Management, performing a role that is critical to our nations competitiveness and our climates stability.”
The School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, the largest in the discipline area of Electrical and Electronic Engineering in Ireland, provides teaching and research leadership across a wide range of areas, exemplifying the ‘ladders of opportunity’ that are available at DIT. Programmes are offered in Electrical Apprenticeship, Communications Engineering, Computer Engineering, Control Engineering, Electrical Services Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Energy Management and Electrical Power Engineering. Graduates from each of these will receive industry sponsored awards.
ResourceKraft was established in 2007 on a foundation of experience in the electronics, computing and energy industries. It is the intention of ResourceKraft to develop innovative technology-driven products that assist organisations of all kinds, to measure and reduce their energy usage and carbon emissions, to assist with utility bill management and in general, to help enforce corporate policies on all of the aforementioned. ResourceKraft invests in and develops its own intellectual property – ensuring that it drives its own product development roadmap. It is at the forefront of research into energy saving technologies for businesses and maintains substantial links with the best researchers in both industry and academia.