Technology Transfer Impact Report

The report on "Technology Transfer 2007-2012" has been published by Enterprise Ireland (EI). The review involved a retrospective look at the outputs from the EI Technology Transfer Strengthening Initiative 1 programme complemented by an externally commissioned study. Headlines from the report are:

  • Dedicated funding for technology transfer resulted in a step change in activity
  • Companies interviewed:
  • reported positively on their engagement with the HEI and TTO
  • said that they would not have had certain products launched or in development had it not been for engagement
  • believed that a significant increase in turnover and jobs could be attributed to their engagement with the HEI