The Third Level Computing Forum is a group composed of Heads of Computing of the Universities and the Institutes of Technology and representatives from a wide range of bodies. It strives to continually improve cooperation between academia, industry and other relevant organisations. The Meeting section gives an overview of topics discussed.
Attendees to the Forum include Microsoft, Google, IBM, HP, SAP, Accenture, Intel, Dell/EMC, Three, Facebook, Amazon, Cyber Ireland, Fidelity, Enterprise Ireland, IDA, IBEC, Technology Ireland, SOLAS, DES, DETE, ICS, Engineers Ireland, NCCA, Lero, HEA, SFI, CESI, IGC. Some of these representatives attend occasionally, others have been guest speakers and some attend virtually every meeting. It is unusual among the professions to have a comprehensive group of this type meeting on a regular basis.