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IRDG visit to AMBER at Trinity College Dublin

Members-only Innovation Practice Group visit to AMBER in Trinity College Dublin.

Please note: it may be necessary to limit the guests per company to accommodate as many different companies as possible. Book early to avoid disappointment.

IRDG is delighted to invite members to attend an Innovation Practice Group visit to AMBER in Trinity College Dublin and see the fantastic research capabilities, expertise and projects underway. This will be a great chance to broaden your thinking and possibly open new opportunities.

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Horizon 2020 Video Message to IRDG from Commissioner Máire Geoghegan-Quinn

Take a few moments to see this short video message from EU Commissioner Máire Geoghegan-Quinn as she congratulates IRDG on reaching 21 years in business, and continues on to talk about the new Horizon 2020 programme.

Commencing in 2014, over €80bn will be available to companies right across Europe to participate in R&D projects and add value to their companies and the wider EU economy. There are a variety of opportunities available, and companies should take the time to explore …

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Business Expenditure on Research & Development 2011/2012

The biennial Business Expenditure on Research and Development (BERD) Survey 2011/2012 is jointly conducted by the Central Statistics Office (CSO) and Forfás and the most recent data was released by the CSO on 19 February 2013. An analysis of this data was published by Forfás on the 29th August 2013. This survey examines R&D activities performed across the business sector in 2011.

The key findings include:

  • Enterprises across all business sectors in Ireland spent €1.86 billion on research and development
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