Author Archives: tdr

Science Hack Day Dublin

Science Hack Day brings together designers, developers, scientists, and other geeks in the same physical space for a brief but intense period of collaboration, hacking and building cool stuff. This year’s Dublin event will take place on 2nd & 3rd March in  DCU. A 36 hours hackathon lets people develop ideas into projects with the help of a […]

Bridge Building Competition

TOG will be running its first ever bridge building competition.  The competition is to build the best bridge out of the materials provided. The competition will have two hours of building and a half an hour of judging. The prize for the over all winner is a raspberry pi. Don’t worry about being a super civil engineer, the event is open to people of all ages and skills […]

Dublin Mini Makerfaire: Call for Makers

The Dublin Mini Makerfaire is back this year in the grounds of TCD on the July 27th. They have just open their call for makers. We plan on submitting again this year.  For those who don’t remember last year we have some great projects from the diverse groups within TOG. Check out the sideshow after the break for some cool photos of the […]

Random Hacks of Kindness Dublin

TOG will be proudly hosting the upcoming Random Hacks of Kindness Global event in Dublin. SocialCoding4Good has teamed up with Mifos and the Community for Open Source Microfinance to help build a world where each person has access to the financial resources needed to create a better life for themselves and their family. Mifos is an open source platform currently being used […]

Event; Future of Making

Calling all crafters/hackers/makers/designers! There is an important conversation happening this Thursday, from 6pm in the Science Gallery. Currently many people work in their specific areas, becoming experts and producing wonderful creations. But there is a convergence occuring. Disparate fields, like traditional crafts and electronics, are coming together and creating new wonderous hybrids. These objects often […]

A Night of Inspiring Talks – Science Week

Join us for a night of  inspiring talks. Each speaker will only have 15 minutes to convey to you their passion and enthusiasm on a given subject. With seven talks on the night you will introduced to a diverse range of subjects. Date: Thursday 15th November 2012 Time: Open from 18.30, Talks begin 19.15 Cost: Free No Signup required. Information on […]