Investing in our People – Justine Keohane

What prompted you to choose this course? Through my current role in McKesson, I have had some great experience working within a shared services environment. I wanted to build on this as shared services are becoming more and more popular for multi-national companies both within Ireland and abroad.   What value did you find the…

Technology Ireland Industry Awards 2019

The 27th Technology Ireland Industry Awards took place on Friday 22nd November 2019. These awards celebrate those companies who have achieved exceptional success, developed innovative technologies and partnerships and achieved significant sales results over the past year. This annual flagship event has gained an exceptional reputation as one of the most coveted Award ceremonies within…

IT@Cork Tech Leaders Awards 2019

The 13th IT@Cork Tech Leaders Awards took place on Friday 18th October 2019. These awards showcase the companies and universities that are blazing a trail in technology. Continuing from last year’s success of McKesson winning the Multinational Company of the Year Award, we were shortlisted as finalists this year in the Corporate Social Responsibility and…

Women in Tech Awards 2019

Dublin Tech Summit’s second annual DTS Women in Tech Awards took place on Thursday 17th October 2019. These awards highlight the importance of diversity in the workplace, focus on narrowing the gender gap and also recognise the achievements of women working to drive IT excellence, innovation, leadership and success in the tech industry. Maebh Costello,…

McKesson joins forces with CIT to offer first ever female PhD scholarship

McKesson, a global leader in healthcare, have announced an innovative PhD scholarship in Computer Science in partnership with the SFI Centre for Research Training in Advanced Networks and Sustainable Societies (ADVANCE) and Cork Institute of Technology (CIT). The primary objective of the Centre for Research Training (ADVANCE), and the scholarship, is to train the next…

Opening of New NorthStar Laboratory

At NorthStar Healthcare, we have a talented team of highly qualified professionals with strong pharmaceutical experience drawn from the multi-national pharma eco-system across Ireland. As a distributor/sourcing organization of private label generic (Gx) pharmaceuticals, the quality operations team of NorthStar Healthcare creates value through due diligence in multiple different areas. One area we didn’t have a…

McKesson Automation/AI Software Labs attend Spring I/O Conference 2018 in Barcelona

The 2018 Spring I/O Conference was held in Barcelona on the 24th and 25th of May 2018.  Liam O’Brien and Michael O’Hegarty from McKesson Automation/AI Software Labs Cork were among the 1,000 attendees from 47 different countries.  The two-day agenda was fully packed, each time slot had a main event and 4 side track events catering for workshops and more special…