Irish Folk Music Awards
IFS are proud to sponsor the Irish Folk Music Awards. The awards celebrate and highlight exceptional achievement in the world of Irish Folk Music, such an important part of Irish Heritage and Culture both home and abroad.
The inaugural awards were launched by IFS Directors Kieran Beggan, George Harold, General Manager Alan O'Neill, Singer Songwriter Paddy Mangan and Lord Mayor of Dublin Micheal MacDonncha, at the Mansion House on the 6th December. The Lord Mayor was on hand to present the internationally renowned Uilleann Piper Tommy Keane with his Musician of The Year award.
The Awards ceremony took place on Friday 8th December with artists such as Damien Dempsey, Myles Gaffney, The Druids, Johnny McEvoy and Aoife Scott amongst the Award recipients. Almost €2,000 was raised on the night for The Capuchin Day Centre for the Homeless.
IFS in the latest edition of Public Sector Magazine
'Looking back over two decades we have seen rapid changes in all aspects of working practices and the public sector has not been immune to these. The immense impact of technology, the rise of the service culture and the search for greater efficiency in the use of all resources has challenged professionals to deliver new and more responsive technology solutions to meet the needs of all stakeholders.
Governments are under pressure to improve public sector performance and at the same time contain expenditure growth.'... Read more
We are delighted to welcome Shane Conaty and Raul Rosales to our team
Shane has been appointed to the role of Software Developer. The DCU graduate has extensive experience in the full development lifecycle of global process applications and will be a significant addition to our Software Development team.
Raul has been appointed to the role of Digital Coordinator where he will manage and coordinate digital project information for handover to operations. He has a wealth of international experience working as a Mechanical Engineer for a number of blue chip companies in both the pharmaceutical and medical industries.
The National Gallery of Ireland renovation
We have recently completed coordination and delivery of all Digital Handover information for the extensive renovation of the National Gallery of Ireland, great to see the Gallery so busy since the reopening.
Contact us for more information regarding this project.
DataCentres Ireland 2017
IFS are looking forward to speaking and exhibiting at this year’s DataCentres Ireland!
The event combines both a dedicated exhibition and a multi-streamed conference, giving attendees an opportunity to hear the latest in ideas, best practice and case studies presented by leading industry experts and part in facilitated discussions.
IFS CEO Kieran Beggan will be speaking on the stage of Operational Stream on Thursday 23rd, 3.40pm
Meet us on stand 333 and seize a chance to win a fantastic CAT Phone S60 with integrated infra red camera!
Register for your free ticket
Scotland Build 2017
IFS would like to invite you to Scotland’s biggest construction show Scotland Build 2017 for the country's ‘movers & shakers’ in the UK’s construction industry.
Meet us on stand C40 and seize a chance to win a fantastic CAT Phone S60 with integrated infra red camera!
Come to see IFS director George Harold at the Digital Construction & BIM Summit on Wednesday 22nd , 1.15pm.
Digital Construction Week 2017
Digital Construction Week is the only event series in the UK dedicated to digital construction, engineering, design, manufacturing, and operation.
The event featured a two day exhibition with interactive, hands on demonstrations, seminars, workshops and classes. Networking events, and a full two day thought leadership conference programme and the key trends associated with innovation, technology and the digital transformation of the Built Environment.
The IFS team were welcomed by the Irish Ambassador; Adrian O’Neill and by Pat Breen TD Minister of Trade Employment & Business at a reception hosted at the Irish Embassy to launch Digital Construction Week in London last Tuesday, the reception was followed by a very productive few days for IFS at Digital Construction Week in London's excel arena
Digital Construction Week 2017
- Excel London 18 - 19 October
Visit us at the Digital Construction Week 2017!
Our CEO Kieran Beggan will be on the Tech Stage 19th October 4pm, speaking about Digital Transformation of the AEC industry.
The rest of the IFS team will be happy to see you on stand B100.
IFS held our annual IFS Culture Night commemorating possibly Ireland’s greatest ever singer Luke Kelly. We took this opportunity to foster development of our growing team and welcome our new team members.
Martin has a wealth of business development experience in the UK market and has a proven track record in the ICT and mobile computing sector.
Dickson previously worked as a Project Manager for Ronchess Global Resources where he managed a number of large scale construction projects in Nigeria. Dickson brings extensive qualifications as well as a wealth of experience in Construction project management and Building Information Modelling.
Rodney has wide ranging experience in Facilities Management and has worked alongside construction teams responsible for the handover of critical projects to operations, he is skilled in Operations Management, Customer Service, Engineering, Six Sigma, and Manufacturing.
Dickson and Rodney have been appointed to the role of Digital Co-ordinator, their main roles and responsibilities ensure successful digital project information co-ordination and management for handover to operations.
Mary Louise is a dedicated graduate of Computer Science and is a valuable addition to our Software Development team.
Clancy Quay Project
We have recently completed coordination and delivery of online collaboration site and digital handover information for the Clancy Quay development. It was great to be part of the project team of this super development.
IFS are proud to be a charity partner to Brother Kevin Crowley and the Capuchin Day Centre
The inaugural IFS Ltd concert for the homeless took place on Friday 4th August at the Capuchin Day Centre, Bow Street, Dublin. The event was hugely successful with some of Ireland’s finest musicians entertaining over 700 homeless and socially excluded people.
Brother Kevin Crowley and his fellow volunteers in the Capuchin Day Centre feed 1,000 homeless people every day as well as providing medical, dental, optical, chiropody and information services to the marginalised.
“I would like to thank the team at IFS Ltd as well as all the extraordinary musicians and singers who brought such joy to so many people today, even the kitchen volunteers were singing and dancing. We are all eagerly anticipating the next concert” said Brother Kevin, a freeman of Dublin who has managed the centre for the homeless since 1969.
Kieran Beggan in the latest edition of Silicon Valley Global
“Since moving to cloud based applications with our clients, they along with their appointed representatives have access to review all the information in real-time, so the information is being reviewed and approved as the build is happening.”
Read how we are assisting our blue-chip customers across mission critical sectors to achieve compliance, productivity gains and cost efficiencies across their Asset portfolios.
IFS are looking forward to the 3rd Annual National Construction Summit 2017.
Our CEO George Harold will be on the stage of Smart Building & Construction seminar from 10.15am, speaking about Building Information Management from Design & Construction to Operations.
You can meet the rest of the IFS team on stand H11.
Becoming members of British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM)
IFS are proud to become a member of British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM), the professional body promoting excellence in Facilities Management.