“Hello Canada, Hello Canada” - A defining Event in World Communication which took place on 19th March 1919 between Ballybunion and NovaScotia
Celebrating the 100 year anniversary of the first spoken word from East to West from the Marconi Radio Station in Ballybunion, Ireland, to Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada
The historic event will be recreated at the former site of the Marconi Radio Station, now the Irish College. A series of free talks and demonstrations will be held during the course of the day. The celebrations will culminate, at 4pm, with the unveiling of a “100 year commemorative plaque” at the Castle Green, Ballybunion by Princess Elettra Marconi Giovanelli , daughter of Marconi and her son Prince Marconi.
Continuing Professional Development
This event can contribute towards your Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours as part of the IET's CPD monitoring scheme.
19 Mar 2019
11:00am - 4:00pm
Ireland Local Network