The ‘Intellectual Property Strategy Offer’ supports SMEs to recognise their RD&I related IP assets (including patents, designs, trade secrets and copyright) and to deploy them strategically for the benefit of the business.
DIT spin-out Kastus and winner of the 2017 Irish Times Innovation Award is best known for its pioneering antimicrobial treatment that can be used to coat glass and ceramics or added to plastics and paint.
A number of Irish agtech products were launched at EuroTier in Hanover, Germany last week. Over 160,000 visitors attended the event focused on highlighting technologies for successfully combining productivity and animal welfare.
Geoscience Ireland (GI) members scooped awards at the ninth Engineers Ireland Excellence Awards. The Kerry Central Regional Water Supply Scheme by Irish Water, in association with TOBIN Consulting Engineers, Nicholas O’Dwyer and Glan Agua picked up the award for Engineering Project of the Year.
Two months after Italy’s general election, the IMF’s World Economic Outlook delivered positive economic news for the country. The report indicated that Italy’s 2017 growth rate of 1.5% was its fastest since 2010, with growth projected to remain stable this year.
The next-generation touchscreen system provides farmers with real-time performance indicators on the cow and herd, including attachment time, carousel downtimes, cow throughput, expected end of milking time, the status of the milk tank, remaining feed quantity, and animal health.