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Presenting Ireland's National IP Protocol 2019: Cork

4 Mar 2019

THe new National IP Protocol 2019 will be launch by Knowledge Transfer Ireland at UCC on Monday 1 April.

Due for launch at the end of March by the Department of Business, Enterprise & Innovation, Ireland’s National IP Protocol 2019 serves as a framework for those involved in research commercialisation. With a brand new chapter on spin-out company formation, join us to hear from local entrepreneurs about their experiences and from KTI Director Alison Campbell who will delve into the updated Protocol and highlight some of the new material contained within.

14.30 on Monday 1 April 2019 Room 2.31 Western Gateway Building, University College Cork.

Register here

Programme Overview


Minister John Halligan TD, Minister for Training, Skills, Innovation, Research & Development will deliver a welcome address by video link.

First 1000 Days in the Life of Spin-out Company

Charles Garvey, CEO Metabolomic Diagnostics Ltd and Rich Ferrie, Director of the Office of Technology Transfer at UCC share experiences of spin-out company formation and development.

National IP Protocol Overview

Alison Campbell, Director KTI provides an overview of the new IP Protocol, its contents and purpose.


UCC Innovation

Aistriú Nualaíocht

Room 2.44, Western Gateway Building, Western Road, Cork, Ireland