Professor Vincent Wade is the lead Principal Investigator (PI) and Director of the ADAPT Centre for Digital Content Technology.
In this role, Professor Wade leads the strategic development, scientific vision, growth and overall success of the Centre. He is also responsible for ensuring ADAPT meets its agreed targets and has overall responsibility for governance. Professor Wade is also the Chair of Computer Science (est. 1992) at the School of Computer Science and Statistics (SCSS), Trinity College Dublin. He has authored almost three hundred scientific papers in peer reviewed research journals and international conferences and has received seven best paper awards. He is also founder of several successful Trinity campus companies including EmpowerTheUser. Other awards won by Vincent include the European Language Label Award for innovation in Language Learning Technology (2010).