Publications, Keynotes and Appearances
Dr. Daithí Ó Murchú
Publications, Keynotes and Appearances: Abridged (2021-2001)
Ó Murchú, D. (2020). Keynote. 'Lessons from Extreme Athletics that apply to Emerging Technologies and the Future of Education'. DigiEduHack Dublin 2020. https://digieduhack.com/en/dublin-2020-digieduhack-dublin
Ó Murchú, D. (2020). 'Integrating Nature-Based Solutions in Education', online pilot workshop for Ministries for Education. EU Commission Directorate General for Research and Innovation. PPMI & EUN.
Ó Murchú, D. (2020). ' Transformative STREAMS Education- Schools Holistically Embracing the Challenges of the twin Transitions of Digital and Green'. Innovate Learning Summit 2020 (Online, United States) AACE - Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education, United States.
Ó Murchú, D. (2020). Keynote. 'Moving beyond STEM Towards STREAMS Education- (RE) Learning and Embracing the Challenges of The 4th Industrial Revolution and the Internet of Things in 21 Century Classrooms'. Virtual global learning innovation festival, (RE)Learn. https://relearn2020.sched.com/event/fBeD/moving-beyond-stem-towards-streams-education-re-learning-and-embracing-the-challenges-of-the-4th-industrial-revolution-and-the-internet-of-things-in-21-century-classrooms
Ó Murchú, D. (2020). ' Disruptive ways and Innovative Approaches to (RE)Learning and Learning Environments - Authentic, Contextualized, and Real-World Learning'. Workshop. Virtual global learning innovation festival, (RE)Learn. https://relearn2020.sched.com/event/fBeJ/innovative-approaches-to-relearning-and-learning-environments-authentic-contextualized-and-real-world-learning
Ó Murchú, D. (2020). 'A Student-led initiative -Bio-Diversity- ACTION- Sustainability. One Small Step – One Giant Leap'. Climate Action Network for International Educators - CANIE. https://www.can-ie.org/
Ó Murchú, D. (2020). 'Bio-Diversity- Sustainability - Mindfulness - Creativity & 21 Century Digital Learning -Truly Democratic coNstructionism in Action in Schools'. Workshop. Teaching Council of Ireland, Féilte 2020. https://vimeo.com/463438251/7947675e6b
Ó Murchú, D. (2020). 'The Creative Child within us all - The key to successfully addressing SDGs' - Carbon Online Conference & Exhibition. https://www.carbonconference.ie/
Ó Murchú, D. (2020). Plenary Keynote. '21 Century Disruptive Education- Innovation, Transformation and Opportunity knocks!'. 'Zayed's Legacy' - Zayed University, College of Education, Dubai.
Ó Murchú, D. (2020). 'Bio-Diversity, Sustainability, Mindfulness and Creativity in a 21 Century Technology Enhanced World'. DWEC, Dublin Ireland. https://bb77b022-01e7-403d-b6b3-054a47d685ca.usrfiles.com/ugd/bb77b0_405ff36c21ed47519886dd4a51a322b8.ppt
Ó Murchú, D. (2019). RTÉ Radio 1. 'Saturday with Cormac - A review of the year that was - Chatting all things Change 2019'. https://www.rte.ie/radio/radioplayer/html5/#/radio1/11135742 (The second hour of the broadcast).
Ó Murchú, D. (2019). Keynote (Remote). 'Integration of Virtual Reality (VR) and Mindfulness (iM) in 21 Century Teaching, Learning, and Assessment in Disadvantaged Elementary Schools'. AUCEi International Conference, Florida Atlantic University, Jupiter Campus. USA.
Ó Murchú, D. (2019). "Cambridge Assessment International Schools -Teacher and Leader Standards - An Innovative Review based on Creativity Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) in 2021". Mumbai, India.
Ó Murchú, D. (2019). "Developing and implementing a holistic Rubric and algorithm for effective, creative and sustainable whole-school review". Mumbai, India.
Ó Murchú, D. (2019). "Blended Learning and 21 Century iTechnologies -Collaborative and Sustainable, Evolving best practices in 21 Century education at 3rd level". Nobel College and Prof. Pathak. Kathmandu, Nepal. http://nobelcollege.edu.np/
Ó Murchú, D. (2019). 'Preparing mentally and Spiritually to Go Beyond'. Media Press interview - Press Meet at Hotel Yukhang with Media Corps, Kathmandu, Nepal. October 2019.
Ó Murchú, D. (2019). R na G le Cormac Ó hEadhra. "Plé a dhéanamh ar fholláine, lúthchleasaíocht agus taifid dhomhanda". Radió na Gaeltachta. RTÉ. Éire.
Ó Murchú, D. (2018). 'Mrs. J.J. Murphy. All Ireland Champion Lady Piper' in Limerick Music Throughout the Decades - The History Of Limerick Music from 1800 to 2018', Ed . Patrick Edward Brennan. ISBN: 9786100001031 https://www.ilovelimerick.ie/limerick-music-2/
Ó Murchú, D. (2018). Expert Keynote on ' Everest, EBC, Helambu Trail, Gokyo Ri and Nepal'. Mountaineering and Marathon Trail running in Nepal. Nepal- Ireland Day, 2018. http://www.nepalireland.org/news-archive/nepalirelandday2018concludedsuccessfully
Ó Murchú, D. (2018). Keynote and Round Table Discussion, 'Blockchain IDEAology' Blockchain Technology Conference , Dublin, Ireland. https://www.1point21gws.com/
Ó Murchú, D. (2018). 'i-Learning – Stage 2 of the Enculturation of 21st. Century Life and Learning. Teacher and Student Roles and Mindfulness'. Voices in Education. ICT in Education Conference. Limerick Institute of Technology, Thurles Campus, Ireland. http://lit.ie/ictedu
Ó Murchú, D. (2018). Keynote Presenter on 'Digital Learning and Design Thinking', DWEC, Ireland.
Ó Murchú, D. (2017). Keynote Panelist on 'DIVERSITY & EMBRACING DIFFERENCE - SALESFORCE WOMEN'S NETWORK EVENT Ireland. Dublin.
Ó Murchú, D. (2017). 'A/r/tography and Mindful Consciousness in Research.' Research to Empower Educational Leaders - R.E.E.L. Seminar. Dublin. Ireland.
Ó Murchú, D. (2016). Keynote. 'Mindfulness in Business and Going Beyond your Perceived Limits'. AIB, IT Partner Management Team Offsite Conference. Dublin. Ireland
Ó Murchú, D. (2016). Keynote. 'Mindfulness and iLearning in Schools - The Conscious 'I' within the 'i'. AUCEi International Conference, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland. https://vimeo.com/187488182
Ó Murchú, D. (2016). Keynote. 'Mindfulness and Conscious Living', Sport Ireland. Olympic and Paralympic Coaching Seminar, Dublin , Ireland.
Ó Murchú, D. (2016). Keynote. 'Making and Impact that Matters - Living Our Purpose', Deloitte Consulting, Dublin , Ireland. https://www.slideshare.net/DrDaithMurch/deloitte-2016-drdaithiomurchu-final
Ó Murchú, D. (2015). 'Some Foods For Peak Health and Performance', Irish Mountain Running Association, 2015 Yearbook', Dublin , Ireland. https://www.imra.ie/
Ó Murchú, D. (2015). Keynote. ‘Universal Design for Learning: innovation in promoting inclusive best practice in today's schools’. Universal Design for Learning Network. European Seminar. Dublin. Ireland. http://udlnet-project.ea.gr/content/seminar-universal-design-learning-innovation-promoting-inclusive-best-practice-todays
Ó Murchú, D. (2015). Keynote. 'The Hidden Truths – How Teachers Really Perceive Technology-Enhanced Learning’. AUCEi International Conference, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland. http://www.aucei.net/dublin-2015.html
Ó Murchú, D. (2015). Keynote: ‘Developing Dynamic Teachers and Coaches’. Swim Ireland National Conference, Dublin, Ireland. http://www.slideshare.net/DrDaithMurch/swim-ireland-2015-daithiomurchu
Ó Murchú, D. (2014). Keynote. 'It's Life Jim - The Personal Journey and Instinctive Decisions of an Entrepreneur'. The Small Business Expo of Ireland, Dublin, Ireland. http://www.xclusive.ie/famed-irish-business-experts-speak-2014-ireland-small-business-expo-seminar-kileen-omurchu-team-aib-others/
Ó Murchú, D. (2013). A Critical Framework for the Future of i-Technologies in 21 Century Schools. CESI 4.0. Back To Our Future. Galway, Ireland. http://www.cesi.ie/pw/a-critical-framework-for-the-future-of-i-technologies-in-21-century-schools/
Ó Murchú, D. (2013). The future of i-Learning, to boldly go towards 2050. AUCEI Conference 2013 (Association of Ubiquitous and Collaborative Educators international). Florida, USA. http://www.aucei.net/2013-presentations.html
Ó Murchú, D. (2013). Pluralism, Multi-Culturalism and Equality of Access to Higher Education _ We are your Future. HEA conference on equality of access to higher education. Dublin, Ireland. http://www.hea.ie/en/policy/national-access-office/how-equal-conference-access-higher-education-ireland-0#!
Ó Murchú, D. (2013). The Public Debate on Equality of Access to Higher Education. HEA conference on equality of access to higher education. Dublin, Ireland.
Ó Murchú, D. (2013). Multi-culturalism and the use of IT in schools. National IT Training Conference 2013 from ICS Skills. Dublin. http://www.ics-skills.ie/trainingconf/
Ó Murchú, D. (2013). Ubi Ire - Quo Vadis. Early Childhood Care and Education - BA Students. ITB. Institute of Technology, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15, Ireland.
Ó Murchú, D. (2013). Integrated learning for the 21 Century - A cross-cultural perspective: the Irish experience. IICE Conference, Dublin. Ireland. http://www.iicedu.org/Home.html
Ó Murchú, D. (2012). Who Dares Wins. The Evolllution. Illuminating the Lifelong Learning Movement. http://www.evolllution.com/2012/02/
Ó Murchú, D. (2012). 21st Century i-Learning. The Need for A Critical Framework for An Open Discovery Space. Dublin, Ireland.
Ó Murchú, D. (2011). i-Learning - Stage 2 of the Enculturation of 21st Century Life and Sustainable Learning. EDEN. UCD. Dublin, Ireland.
Ó Murchú, D. (2010). Aoi-chainteoir. Todhchaí na Gaeilge agus na meáin teicneolaíochta. Comhar na Múinteoir Gaeilge ag Comhdhail Naisiúnta na Gaeilge. Baile Átha Cliath.
Ó Murchú, D. Weber, R. Gibson, I. & Carlsen, R. (2009). Cutting-edge tools and Convergerences for the 21st Century Curricula: An International Vision. SITE. Charleston, SC. USA.
Ó Murchú, D. & Demetriou, L. (2009). i Technology in Learning and Teaching in the 21st Century. Professional Development - A Critical Framework. Education in a Changing Environment – Critical Voices, Critical Times. University of Salford, UK.
Ó Murchú, D. (2008). Practical reality of EeePC and ‘MiTechnology’ usage and Integrated Content Management Systems towards enhanced communities of Learners. Internet Experience in Education Conference. Tipperary Institute, Ireland.
Ó Murchú, D. (2008). Keynote. Creating User-friendly Language Learning Environments. Children in Europe Conference. Donegal, Ireland.
Ó Murchú, D. (2008). Technology and Learning in The 21st Century. Internet Experience in Education Conference. Tipperary Institute, Ireland.
Ó Murchú, D. (2008). The EeePC Generation Z – Ubiquitous Communication - Teaching and Learning in the 21st Century Primary Classroom. DICE Conference. Dublin, Ireland.
Ó Murchú, D. (2007). Interactive Technologies, Active Citizenship and Learning to Learn, A Global Challenge.
Proceedings of Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education International Conference. VA:AACE. Chesapeake, Texas, USA.
Ó Murchú, D. & Sorensen, E.K. (2007). Pedagogical Design of Dialogic eLearning-to-Learn – A Meta-Perspective. Proceedings of the 13th Cambridge International Conference on Open and Distance Learning: The Future of Open and Distance Learning. Maddingly Hall, Cambridge, UK.
Ó Murchú, D. (2007). Keynote. In my own words: services for young children in a multilingual society. Children in Europe Conference. Edinburgh, Scotland.
Sorensen, E. K. & Ó Murchú, D. (2006). Identifying an Appropriate, Pedagogical, Networked Architecture for Online Learning Communities within Higher and Continuing Education. In E. K. Sorensen & D. Ó Murchú (Eds.), Enhancing Learning Through Technology. Hershey, PA: Idea Group Inc. (pp. 226-251)
Sorensen, E. K. & Ó Murchú, D. (Eds.) (2006). Enhancing Leaning Through Technology. ISBN 159140972-1 Idea Group International. Information Science Publishing, Hershey, PA 17033, USA.
Sorensen, E & Ó Murchú, D. (2005). Developing the Architecture of Online Learning Communities: Designing the Walls of The Learning Space. Proceedings of the 11th Cambridge International Conference on Open and Distance Learning: The Future of Open and Distance Learning. Maddingly Hall, Cambridge, UK.
Sorensen, E.K., Jedeskog, G. & Ó Murchú, D. (2005): Teachers and Innovative Use of ICT - A Marriage Searching for Quality. Second ELFE Conference in the European eLearning Forum for Education and EU-Union Policy on Use of ICT in Schools. Comwell Borupgaard, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Ó Murchú, D. & Muirhead, B. (2005). Quality Issues in Managed Learning Environments & Language Learning: American Perspectives on Irish Pre-service Teachers. Proceedings of the 11th Cambridge International Conference on Open and Distance Learning: The Future of Open and Distance Learning, held September 20-23, 2005, Madingly Hall, Cambridge.
Ó Murchú, D. & Muirhead, B. (2005). Practical Strategies for Teaching Computer-Mediated Classes. Educational Technology & Society 4(2) 2001 ISSN 1436-4522.
Ó Murchú, D. & Sorensen, E.K. (2004): Kollaborativ og dialogisk læring i online master-praksisfællesskaber. In Heilesen, S. B. (ed.): Det digitale nærvær. Viden og design af nye medier. 2004. Copenhagen, Frederiksberg: Roskilde Universitetsforlag. (pp. 95-111). ISBN 87-7867-267-8
Sorensen, E.K. & Ó Murchú, D. (2004): Designing Online Learning Communities of Practice: A Democratic Perspective. In Journal of Educational Multimedia. Vol 29, Issue 3
Weber, R., Millwood, R., Kumpulainen, K., Freeman, E., Ó Murchu, D., FitzGibbon, A., Oldham, E. & Sorensen, E. (2004). Addressing Barriers of Information Technology from a Multi-National View: A New Message for Teacher Education. In C. Crawford et al. (Eds.), Proceedings of Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education International Conference 2004 (pp. 1524-1527). Chesapeake, VA:AACE.
Ó Murchú, D.(2003). INTEGRATING INTERNET-BASED MULTIMEDIA MATERIALS INTO THE MINORITY GAELIC LANGUAGE CURRICULUM A STUDENT-CENTERED APPROACH. In C. Crawford et al. (Eds.), Proceedings of Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education International Conference 2003 (pp. 2679-2686). Chesapeake, VA: AACE.
Ó Murchú, D. & Freeman, E. (2003). Best Practice in designing interactive, on-line materials in Home Economics for second level students in Ireland. In C. Crawford et al. (Eds.), Proceedings of Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education International Conference 2003 (pp.1036-1039).Chesapeake,VA:AACE.
Weber, R., Freeman, E., Ó Murchú, D. & Kumpulainen, K. (2003). A Global Assessment: Comparative Analysis of Science Curriculum & Technology Integration Knowledge of Preservice and Inservice Teachers. In C. Crawford et al. (Eds.), Proceedings of Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education International Conference 2003 (pp. 1256-1259). Chesapeake, VA: AACE.
Ó Murchú, D. & Sorensen, E.K. (2003). ”Mastering” Communities of Practice across Cultures and National Borders. In the Proceedings of The 10th Cambridge International Conference on Open and Distance Learning, held September 23-26, 2003 at Madingly Hall, Cambridge, UK. In Gaskell, A.&andTait,A.(2003): Collected Conference Papers. The Open University in the East of England, Cintra House. ISBN 0 7492 6676 7
Sorensen, E.K. & Ó Murchú, D. (2003). Online Learning Communities of Practice: The Challenge of Design across Cultures and National Borders. In the Proceedings of The Second International Conference on Multimedia and Information & Communication Technologies in Education (m-ICTE 2003), held in Badajoz, Spain, December 3-6, 2003. http://www.formatex.org/micte2003/finallist.html
Ó Murchú, D. (2003). Technology, Language and Inclusion of children with Specific Learning Difficulties. A Journey of Enlightenment and Possibilities in a multi-lingual Primary School Environment. UNESCO International Conference, Pax Culturis, Carmarthen, Wales.
Ó Murchú, D. (2003). Does Good Practice in E-Learning Mirror Good Practice in Classrooms. IADIS e-Society, Lisbon, Portugal.
Ó Murchú, D. (2003). Cultivating a Vibrant Community of Practice Through Technology Enhanced Learning in a Minority Language, Primary School in Ireland. IEEE, International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies. ICALT, Greece.
Ó Murchú, D. (2003). Mentoring, Technology and the 21st Century’s New Perspectives, Challenges and Possibilities for Educators. 2nd Global Conference, Virtual Learning & Higher Education, Oxford, UK.
Ó Murchú, D. (2002). Dearcadh agus Peirspictíocht úr na Mac Léinn Ollscoile ar mhúineadh agus ar fhoghlaim na Gaeilge i gcoitinne in Éirinn. Comhdháil IRAAL (Cumann na teangeolaíochta Feidhmí ), Limerick.
Ó Murchú, D. (2002). Multimedia and Language learning does it work? ITTE, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland.
Ó Murchú, D. (2002). Beware of the Tipping Point and Hardware Saturation in Schools. EDEN 2002, Granada, Spain.
Ó Murchú, D. (2002). Internationalisation Innovation, IT and the Gaelic Language in Teacher Education – Preparing Students for the Challenges of the 21st Century. Sweden.
Ó Murchú, D. (2002). The Numerical and Literary Six-Year Old, 125 IQ Dyslexic Explores IT and Opens Up New Avenues of Thought and Areas of Practical Experience for In-Service Education in a Bi-Lingual Environment. In C. Crawford et al. (Eds.), Proceedings of Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education International Conference 2002 (pp. 2261-2265).Chesapeake,VA:AACE.
Ó Murchú, D. & Mac Conmara, S & Allen, J. (2002). ‘Cluain Cumhra’, Luibheanna agus Leigheas in Iarthar Luimnigh agus in Albain. ISBN 0-9540545-0-4
Ó Murchú, D. (2001). Todhchaí na Gaeilge agus na teicneolaíochta (na féidireachtaí). Symposium SIP, NCTE, Dublin.