The School Digital Champions had the opportunity to showcase their completed projects as part of the EXCITED Festival on Saturday, May 13th. The event took place at All Hallows, DCU Drumcondra and was hosted by RTÉ News2day presenters, Gill Stedman and Tommy Meskill. The event featured in News2day on Monday May 15th (2 minutes in).
The Champions got to meet with Minister Denis Naughten to tell him about their projects. Jonny Cooper, from the Dublin GAA football team gave the Champions a motivational presentation in the afternoon. Niall McCormick of Colmac Robotics gave the Champions a team lego challenge to complete throughout the event. After lunch, we presented the teams with their certificates of participation for both team members and their schools. You can see the photos and the videos from the event beneath.