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Update on COVID-19 and Screen Skills Ireland Operations 27.03.2020

Regarding today’s government announcement, Screen Skills Ireland are continuing to comply with HSÉ advice on COVID-19, and in the interest of public health, we will be encouraging staff to work remotely. With a business continuity plan in place and remote working already set up, we expect day-to-day operations to continue as normal where possible. Our office

Update on Screen Leaders 27.03.2020

Due to recent developments regarding COVID-19, a decision has been made to postpone Screen Leaders 2020 until a later date this year. We are currently working on a new schedule that we will share with you in the coming weeks via the website and our social media channels. For any queries please email: info@screenleaders.ie

ACE Animation Special Online Edition 20.03.2020

Due to the ongoing situation with COVID-19 and recent measures put in place to combat the spread of the virus, the ACE Producers inaugural ACE Animation Special, supported by Screen Skills Ireland, is taking place online from Wednesday 18th March until Saturday 21st March 2020. ACE Animation Special was supposed to take place at Animation Dingle, however a revised

Vacancy: Screen Leaders – Programme Manager 20.03.2020

About Screen Skills Ireland Screen Skills Ireland is the skills development business unit within Fis Éireann/Screen Ireland (SI), the national development agency for the creative screen industry. Screen Skills Ireland has responsibility for investing in people and skills development across film, television and animation. Screen Skills Ireland designs, develops and delivers industry-focused skills development initiatives

HSE Advice regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 10.03.2020

Fís Éireann/Screen Ireland and Screen Skills Ireland advise all industry professionals to consult the HSE guidelines and recommendations regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus). You can find up to date information on the HSE website, and advice on how to proceed if have any concerns or questions about the virus. For travel concerns, you can follow the up-to-date travel

Masterclasses at Animation Dingle 2020 04.03.2020

Screen Skills Ireland are excited to support Animation Skillnet as they team up Animation Dingle to offer two brilliant masterclasses at Animation Dingle 2020, with additional support from Skillnet Ireland, Animation Ireland, and the BAI. Delegates can choose to attend either or both masterclasses. Registration is open on the Animation Skillnet website until  7pm on Monday 16th

Immersive Worlds – Where Creativity Meets Technology at FutureScope 2020 02.03.2020

Screen Skills Ireland, Animation Skillnet, and Immersive Technologies Skillnet, in collaboration with Animation Ireland and Broadcasting Authority of Ireland are proud to present Immersive Worlds – Where Creativity Meets Technology, an exciting programme of panels, talks, and demos at FutureScope 2020. FutureScope is Ireland’s number one innovation event and will see some of the biggest

Vacancy: Animation Development Consultant 11.02.2020

Screen Skills Ireland are recruiting for the part-time, contract position of Animation Development Consultant. About Screen Skills Ireland (SSI) Screen Skills Ireland is the skills business unit within Screen Ireland, the national development agency for the creative screen industry. Screen Skills Ireland has responsibility for investing in people and skills development across film, television and

Vacancy: Skills Development Coordinator (Section 481 and Work-Based Learning) 10.02.2020

About Screen Skills Ireland (SSI) Screen Skills Ireland is the skills development business unit within Fis Éireann/Screen Ireland (SI), the national development agency for the creative screen industry. Screen Skills Ireland has responsibility for investing in people and skills development across film, television and animation. Screen Skills Ireland designs, develops and delivers industry-focused skills development

Screen Leaders 2020 Open for Applications 05.02.2020

Screen Skills Ireland is delighted to announce that applications for Screen Leaders 2020 are now open for European and Irish screen companies. What is Screen Leaders? Screen Leaders is the strategic company development programme for the screen industries that can transform businesses. Is your company going through a period of change or growth? Do you want to