SmartBay Ireland is responsible for the establishment and development of a National Research, Test and Demonstration facility to support the application and translation of research and provide platforms for the testing and demonstration of new technologies and solutions in the Marine and related sectors.
National Infrastructure Access Programme (NIAP) Small Scale Projects Open Call
Applications are now being sought under the NIAP Small Scale Projects. Research proposals are invited for funding under a number of key thematic areas. This fund will provide small awards up to €2k which enable researchers in academia and industry to access the SmartBay Ireland national test and demonstration infrastructure. Further information can be found here
Ciara Brennan Joins SmartBay Ireland as Assistant Administrator
SmartBay Ireland would like to announce that Ciara Brennan has joined the team as the Assistant Administrator. Ciara has joined SmartBay Ireland having previously worked in the banking industry where she was a Portfolio Manager. Prior this, she worked with Atlantic Way a Regional Development Organisation where Ciara was responsible for business development of a wide range of projects.