The Future of Web Applications

 Christian McGilloway (Belfast Metropolitan College), Conánn Fitzpatrick (University of Ulster), James McGarrigle (North West regional College), Jackie Toal (Southern Regional College), James Curran (University of Ulster).

L-R: Christian McGilloway (Belfast Metropolitan College), Conánn Fitzpatrick (University of Ulster), James McGarrigle (North West regional College), Jackie Toal (Southern Regional College), James Curran (University of Ulster).

The Future Of Web Applications (FOWA) Conference took place on in Dublin. FOWA also takes place in London and Miami and this was the first time the conference has come to Ireland.

Speakers included some of the most talented and experienced professionals working in today’s multimedia industry, including representatives from 37signals, DropSend, Last FM, AbilityNet, TechCrunch, Osmosoft, and Trampoline Systems.

This was an opportunity for 8 NI Skillset Media Academy lecturers from HE and FE Colleges all over Northern Ireland to come together, discover and discuss new developments at the forefront of the e-media area. It also offered the chance for the lecturers to share knowledge and ideas, and so help develop joint future projects.

a view of the audience

Christian McGilloway (Belfast Metropolitan College), James McGarrigle (North West regional College), Conánn Fitzpatrick (University of Ulster), James Curran (University of Ulster), Jackie Toal (Southern Regional College).