Susan Rea Appointed Vice-Chair of IEEE UK & Ireland Blockchain Group

CONNECT Investigator at Cork Institute of Technology, Dr Susan Rea, has been appointed Vice-Chair of the IEEE UK and Ireland Blockchain Group.

The aim of the IEEE UK and Ireland Blockchain Group is to serve as a forum for professional networking, learning, and growth for IEEE members in the Blockchain field and to organise events covering the start-of-the-art Blockchain technology and applications.

Susan’s research focuses on blockchain, IoT and assistive technologies.

CONNECT is the world leading Science Foundation Ireland Research Centre for Future Networks and Communications. CONNECT is funded under the Science Foundation Ireland Research Centres Programme and is co-funded under the European Regional Development Fund. We engage with over 35 companies including large multinationals, SMEs and start-ups. CONNECT brings together world-class expertise from ten Irish academic institutes to create a one-stop-shop for telecommunications research, development and innovation.