Awards

I have been very fortunate to receive a number of awards that have allowed me to learn, pursue my interests and meet like-minded people:

2017 - 2018   
Fulbright Visiting Researcher
Funding organism: Fulbright Commission in Ireland
Location: Arizona State University, US
Advisors: John Rome, Arthur Blakemore
 
2015 – 2019 Government of Ireland Doctoral Awardee
Funding organisms: Irish Research Council, National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning in Ireland
Location: Dublin City University, Ireland
 
2019 Winners at HackUPC McKinsey & Co.'s AI Challenge
Funding organism: McKinsey & Company
Location: Polytechnic University of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
 
2019 Winners at Ulster Bank's Fintech Hackathon
Funding organism: Ulster Bank
Location: Dogpatch Labs, Dublin, Ireland
 
2019 Runners Up at Trinity Learnovate's Digital Education Hack
Funding organism: European Commission, Climate-KIC & Aalto University
Location: Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
 
2019 Special Mention at Royal Bank of Scotland’s Fintech Hackathon
Funding organism: Royal Bank of Scotland and Deloitte
Location: Royal Bank of Scotland, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
 
2018 Geek of the Year Winner
Funding organism: Novicell
Location: Denmark, Spain, UK and Norway.
 
2018 Special Mention at StartUp Weekend Dublin
Funding organism: Bank of Ireland
Location: Google, Dublin, Ireland
 
2018 Huawei's Future of Vision Challenge Awardee
Funding organism: Huawei
Location: Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
 
2018 Microsoft Imagine Cup Awardee
Funding organism: Microsoft Imagine Cup
Location: San Francisco and Seattle, US
National Awards: Best Use of Artificial Intelligence & 4th place at USA Nationals
World Awards: Top-6 in Artificial Intelligence & Semifinalists at World Finals
Further details can be found: USA Nationals & World Finals
 
2018 Grant for a coding non-profit at Arizona State University
Funding organism: ASU Changemaker
Location: Tempe, AZ, US
Further details can be found here
 
2017 Invited scholar at Data Science Conference
Funding organism: Open Data Science Conference
Location: San Francisco, CA, US
 
2016 Invited scholar at Analytics Summer School
Funding organism: Young European Research Universities Network (YERUN)
Location: University of Essex, UK
 
2015 - 2016 Postgraduate Accommodation scholar
Funding organism: Faculty of Engineering and Computing
Location: Dublin City University, Ireland
 
2015 Accelerator awardee to start up my own company
Funding organism: Ryan Academy for Entrepeneurs
Location: Dublin City University, Ireland
Further details can be found here
 
2013 - 2015 Tuition Reimbursement awardee to course a Master's Degree
Funding organism: IBM
Location: Dublin City University, Ireland
 
2012 European internship fellow
Funding organisms: Erasmus+, IBM
Location: IBM Belgium
 
2012 European exchange fellow
Funding organisms: Erasmus
Location: Brussels, Belgium
 
2012 I Renewable Energies Thesis Program awardee
Funding organisms: Siemens Gamesa, Acciona, Ingeteam
Location: Ingeteam & Public University of Navarre, Spain