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Enterprise Ireland Issues Call for Commercialisation Fund Programme
The Call for Proposals for the Enterprise Ireland Commercialisation Fund programme is now open. This is a great programme to advance technolgy ideas that you may have towards commercialisation into useful products.
The aim of the EI Commercialisation Fund Programme is to improve the competitiveness of the Irish economy through the creation of technology based start-up companies and the transfer of innovations developed in Research Performing Organisations to Irish industry.
The programme will fund the development of innovations at all stages of the commercial pipeline to the point where they can be commercialised as new products, services and companies.Read Article
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Our aim is to capture the commercial potential that exist in the ideas, expertise and opportunities created by UCC research excellence. We are responsible for technology licensing, campus company establishment, UCCs patent portfolio management, the Gateway UCC incubation centre and Ignite, the Graduate Business Innovation Programme
UCC innovation is supported, in part, by funds from the Enterprise Ireland Technology Transfer Strenthening Initiative. As part of this funding UCC is delighted to have a working collaboration with Cork Institute of Technology's Industrial Liaison Office, UCC innovation for Teagasc, Agriculture and Food Development Authority and with UCC innovation in the Institute of Technology Tralee to embed common technology transfer practises within the consortium of a international standard.