Learnovate Centre - Dublin

Owen White
Centre Director
Tel: +353 (0)1 896 4910
Innovation in Services and Business Processes

The Learnovate Centre is leading learning innovation to provide real impact for our industry partners and position Ireland as a global leader in learning technologies. The Learnovate Centre is an industry-focused centre of excellence for research and innovation in learning technologies, hosted by Trinity College Dublin. Our mission is to enhance the competitive advantage of Ireland’s learning technology industry. Through targeted research projects and a series of industry-focused services we provide innovation support, driving growth and job creation.

Our research projects are focused on investigating areas of interest to our industry partners, from schools/K12 through higher education and into corporate learning. Our world-class team employs a multidimensional approach to research. The team has a core of technology-enhanced learning expertise from TCD, UCD, NUIG and WIT. In addition, the Centre provides a wealth of experience across disciplines including pedagogy, user interface design and software development. Commercial experience is embedded throughout our team to ensure we remain industry focused.

Research areas:

  • Social and informal learning
  • Mobile and collaborative learning
  • Assessment and learning analytics
  • Personalisation and adaptive learning
  • Game mechanics for learning

Research performed by:

  • Trinity College Dublin
  • University College Dublin
  • NUI Galway
  • Waterford Institute of Technology