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Niamh Donnelly

Niamh Donnelly

Co-founder & Chief Robotics Officer , Akara

Niamh Donnelly is a co-founder and chief robotics officer at Akara Robotics, a healthcare robotics company building ground-breaking technology to enhance infection control and patient safety in hospitals. Niamh holds a master's degree in AI and machine learning from UCD and bachelor's degree in engineering from DCU. She has won national awards for her AI research, has been recognised globally as one of "50 women in robotics you need to know about" by Robohub, and was recently awarded the prestigious EU Women Innovators Prize by the European Commission.