Maynooth University recognises commercialisation of research

Maynooth University Annual Commercialisation Award

Prof. Bernard Mahon, Vice President for Research at Maynooth University presents Annual Commercialisation Award to Dr. John McDonald.

Maynooth University presents Annual Commercialisation Award to Dr. John McDonald. John has been active in the commercialisation space over the last few years and has successfully licensed technology to industry in addition to spinning out a company. John currently lectures in the Computer Science Department at Maynooth University. 

The Commercialisation Award recognises excellence in the commercialisation of research at Maynooth University. Criteria for the award considers activities such as invention disclosures, licence deals, patents filed, spin-outs and linking with industry as key factors in bringing research to the marketplace.