Innovation Collaboration Supports 

Through our knowledge transfer experts, tap into the wealth of research and innovation in third level education and research centres.


National Research System

Learn how new insights from researchers in the Higher Education Institutes can work for your business. Apply for a €5,000 Innovation Voucher to fund a knowledge provider to solve a technical or business challenge. Be introduced to international programmes like Horizon 2020 to find opportunities to collaborate with research institutions across Europe.

Technology Gateways

Connect with up to 15 Technology Gateways, located in Institutes of Technology around Ireland, to help find solutions to technical challenges and new innovations that could push your offerings ahead of the competition.

Knowledge Transfer Ireland

KTI helps companies to find the commercial value of research and innovation conducted in Ireland. Its web portal makes it easy for companies to locate the technology, expertise, Intellectual Property and facilities most relevant to their ambitions.

Technology Centres

Collaborate with one of 14 Technology Centres, which are resourced to carry out market focused, strategic R&D for the benefit of networked groups of companies through accessing the capabilities of the Irish research community.

Need more information about which support is right for your innovation needs? Contact your Development Advisor or get in touch.* 


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