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Intellectual Property

IRDG’s Intellectual Property Workshop

Full house working hard at our Intellectual Property workshop recently, ably led by Dr. John P Mc Manus. Valuable assets in the form of IP are a constant development arising from new technologies, products and processes in RD&I performing companies. Managing that IP and creating strategic business advantage from it are key!  We’ll be hosting a seminar on IP later in 2019 so there will be a further opportunity to explore it along with the Knowledge Development Box (KDB). 

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Global thought-leader on Lean Product Development, Cork & Dublin, June 2018

We are delighted once again to be welcoming Ron Mascitelli, global thought-leader and author on Lean Product Development, back to Ireland this June.  IRDG has developed a strong working relationship with Ron over many years and has licensed his material to benefit the business innovation community in Ireland.  During Ron’s visit this year, he will facilitate introductory level workshops and a dedicated, interactive, advanced session for those who are already on their LPD journey.

Lean Product Development provides a step-by-step …

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Lack of Tech Education at Secondary Schools Harming Ireland’s Future Workforce, warns Global Innovation Expert

Martin Curley, Chair of the EU Open Innovation and Stategy Policy Group, has identified Ireland’s lack of information technology subjects at secondary school level as a ‘big gap’ that will likely hinder Ireland’s workforce, as we move towards an increasingly knowledge-based economy.

Speaking at the Industry Research & Development Group’s (IRDG) annual conference, “Leading Innovation for Business Growth”, in Croke Park today (Tuesday, October 24th), Curley said: “Our skilled labour force must continue to be viewed as a …

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IRDG Leading Innovation for Business Growth Conference

Leading Innovation Conference, Dublin 24th October

The line-up is now fully announced for our 25 Year Special “Leading Innovation for Business Growth” Conference in less than 3 weeks time, and we would be delighted to have you or your colleagues part of this unique day.

This year’s insights will be extremely valuable for CEOs, Executives and Leaders in all functions who are responsible for growing their business through innovation.  The themes are all about Leadership; equipping you to lead and inspire your organisation’s people to persist …

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