The Enterprise Ireland Technology Gateway Network will be formally launched by John Halligan, TD, Minister of State for Training, Skills, Innovation, Research and Development on Wednesday 2nd May 2018 in the Carlton Dublin Airport Hotel between 9am-12pm.
Enterprise Ireland’s Technology Gateway Network was established to increase the level of interaction between the Institutes of Technology and Industry in Ireland. The network consists of 15 industry focused Gateways based in 11 Institutes of Technology spread across the country.
The programme represents an €26.75 million investment by Enterprise Ireland over the 5 year period 2018 to 2022. Each Gateway delivers technology solutions for industry through innovative collaborative projects and provides:
- An open access point for industry providing technology expertise which is industry relevant.
- Technology solutions for the close-to-market needs of Irish industry.
- Regionally based Gateways acting as a portal to the nationwide expertise in the Technology Gateway Network and the wider Irish Research Infrastructure.
- Ongoing development of the Gateway’s technology offer to industry with the assistance of an industry led steering committee.
The launch will showcase the technology solutions offered by each Gateway, provide specialised presentations and case studies from a range of companies who have collaborated with the Enterprise Ireland Technology Gateway Network and offer an opportunity to network and meet with the Technology Gateway teams to discuss the various funding mechanisms available to your company for Research, Development & Innovation.
A networking lunch will be provided.