What is Knowledge Transfer?

The sharing of knowledge, skills and technologies between public research and enterprises for collective benefit. 

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RD&I Funding Tool

KTI’s new RD&I Funding Tool helps you to find the right support or incentives available to you when engaging with public research in Ireland. In just a few short questions you will be brought to list of the most relevant source of funding available depending on your company size and type of research you are seeking to undertake.

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INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT KT IN IRELAND

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1st

in Europe for Knowledge Transfer in Public Research Organisations

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8th

in the Global Innovation Index 2015

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€563m

on RPO Research Expenditure 

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164

LOA's (Licences/ Options/ Assignments) Signed in 2017

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915

Jobs in Active Spin-Out Companies 

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1324 

Live research collaboration agreements with industry

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KTI Videos

  • What is Knowledge transfer

    What is Knowledge Transfer, how does it work and what are the benefits?

  • Collaborative Research between Orreco and NUIG

    Collaborative Research between Orreco and NUIG

  • Collaborative Research between Glanbia Ireland and Food Health Ireland

    Collaborative Research between Glanbia Ireland and Food Health Ireland

  • Collaborative Research between Lifes2Good and IT Tralee

    Collaborative Research between Lifes2Good and IT Tralee

  • KTI Impact Awards 2018

    A snapshot of the KTI awards ceremony 2018 and what it means to the winners.

  • Knowledge transfer Ireland Introduction video

    An introduction to Knowledge Transfer Ireland

  • Knowledge Transfer Ireland Impact Case Study Aerogen and University of Limerick

    Impact Case Study Aerogen and University of Limerick

  • Impact Case Study DecaWave and DIT

    Impact Case Study DecaWave and Dublin Institute of Technology

  • Impact Case Study Equilume and UCD

    Impact Case Study Equilume and University College Dublin

  • Impact Case Study Intel and Trinity College Dublin

    Impact Case Study Intel and Trinity College Dublin

  • Knowledge Transfer Ireland Introduction Video

    An introduction to Knowledge Transfer Ireland

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  • DBEI
  • Enterprise Ireland
  • IUA