Agile Innovation, Research and Development funding programmes

Enterprise Ireland, North East Region invites Co Monaghan SME & Large companies to an early morning briefing on their Agile Innovation, Research and Development funding programmes at the Nuremore Hotel, Carrickmacross on Tuesday 28th November 2017 – 8.30am – 12.30pm. (See Agenda below)

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8.30am - 9.00amRegistration and Networking
9.00am – 9.05amOpening Remarks & Introduction – Aidan McKenna, Senior Regional Development Executive, North East Region, Enterprise Ireland
9.05am – 9.30amImportance of Innovation, R&D to a company’s success – Declan Black, Innovation Development Manager, Enterprise Ireland
9.30am – 10.00amKeynote speaker: Jude Wilson Ph.D., R&D Programme Manager, Monaghan Mushrooms Group
10.00am – 11.00amEI Client Case Studies
11.00am – 11.10amTea/Coffee Break
11.10am – 12.00pm

Role of Technology Gateways with Company R&D – Paddy Byrne, Enterprise Ireland Technology Gateway Network Manager

Regional Collaborative Research Opportunities & Projects – Neil McLoughlin, Technology Transfer Officer, Dundalk IT

12.00pm – 12.15pm

Overview of EI Agile Innovation Funding Programmes – Joe Madden, Manager, In-Company R&D Supports

12.15pm – 12.30pmQ&A and Wrap-Up
Followed by Light Lunch