Ireland (N&S)

Welcome to the EAUC Ireland Branch

The EAUC Ireland Office Bearer Group, chaired by Damian Dalton include EAUC members from Universities, Institutes of Technology and FHE Colleges.

Damian Dalton
Associate Professor
University College Dublin

Damian's areas of research cover advanced computer architectures, integrated circuit gate simulation, IT power modelling and green, sustainable data centre energy management. He has published over 30 peer reviewed ACM/IEEE papers in these areas and has been commissioned by the Irish Higher Education Authority to produce policy documents for the European Commission on sustainability in the European third level education sector. He was also a member of the European academic committee which produced the first online course on green, sustainable data centre management hosted by the Netherlands Open University.

The OBG members are:

John Bartlett

Head of Research

Institute of Technology Sligo

John Doran

Head of Sustainable Energy Applied Research Centre

Letterkenny Institute of Technology

Peter Kane

Estates Area Manager

Belfast Metropolitan College

Pat Mehigan

Energy and Utilities Manager

University College Cork

Chris Fogarty Energy Manager University of Limerick






25 November 2015

University College Dublin

Launch meeting

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2 March 2016

South West College

Energy efficient ICT and social responsibility

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20 October 2016

University College Cork

Campus Sustainability Projects

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4 April 2017

Virtual Conference Call 

Terms of Reference and Office Bearer Group


7 Sept 2017

University College Dublin

Office Bearer Group (OBG) meeting


5th Feb 2018

Virtual Meeting via Zoom

Student engagement & current sustainability projects

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3rd May 2018

Virtual meeting via Zoom

General updates

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22nd Aug 2018

Virtual meeting via Zoom

Student projects and waste - cups, plastics

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30th Nov 2018

Queen's University Belfast

Student Engagement

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11th April 2019

Virtual via Zoom


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18th July 2019 University College Dublin Overview of sustainability developments 2019/20 & 
Future initiatives
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14th Nov 2019 Virtual via Zoom AGM View the event
6th April 2020 Virtual via Zoom Green Day at LYIT View the event
27th July 2020 Virtual via Zoom  Covid 19 outcomes, challenges and preparation for reopening of campuses View the event
23rd Nov 2020 Virtual via Zoom Embedding Sustainability across the Curriculum and Beyond - GMIT View the event
11th March 2021 Virtual via Zoom The Union of Students in Ireland View the event
14th June 2021 Virtual via Zoom Joint Public Consultation on a National Strategy on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) to 2030 View the event
6th Oct 2021 Virtual via Zoom UCC SDG Toolkit View the event
14th Feb 2022 Virtual via Zoom Carbon Literacy Training discussion View the event
6th Sept 2022 Virtual via Zoom   View the event

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