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Final Year Students win National Award

The group Kevin Winters, Gary Casey, Conor Kilillea, David Spollen and Dwayne Noone developed a Business Plan for their product GlucoseAid Bioreader. It is a wrist device that uses Infrared light and a neural network engine to process sugar levels for diabetics.
Enterprise Ireland outlined that there was a very large increase in both numbers and quality of applicants this year with around 200 entries from almost 30 University /IT throughout the country. Our students won a Merit Award of 2000 Euro.
The prize giving was in Cork IT on 15th April and was attended by the Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment Micheal Martin.
The picture shows the students (l to r) Gary Casey, Conor Kilillea, David Spollen, Dwayne Noone, Kevin Winters, the Minister and the students lecturer Dr. Hugh Melvin.

News last updated : Friday 15th April 2005