+CxC Citizen Sensing Lab #3

Thurs, Nov 28th, from 7:30 to 9:30pm

Presentations & co-design session for a community led network of air quality sensors in Limerick


Citizen Sensing Lab is a series of events and workshops to introduce, develop and co-create a community around open source environmental digital sensors in Limerick. This is a free event, everybody is welcome and no previous experience on electronics or digital sensors is required.

PechaKucha Night with:

Dave Hunt Dave is a software engineer who has been making since before the term came into popular use. Inventor of the PiPhone www.davidhunt.ie

Dr. Breandán Anraoi MacGabhann Geography lecturer at MIC. Breandán established The LimerickAir pollution monitoring network in March 2019, currently has 4 operational PM2.5 monitors.

Dr. Mihai Bilauca Head of Digital Strategy & EU Programmes for Limerick City and County Council

After the presentations there will be a co-design session for discussing the next steps on the creation of a community led network of low-cost air quality sensors in Limerick city.

“When individuals and communities are part of designing and building their own digital sensors, previously obscure ‘smart-city’ technologies start to have a clear purpose: helping to make sense of the world and take steps to change it for the better”