SmartBay Ireland manages the national marine test facility for the development of innovative products and services for the global maritime sector. This includes the trial and validation of novel marine sensors, prototype equipment and the collection and dissemination of marine data to national and international users of the facility.
Marine ICT Services
National Infrastructure Access Programme (NIAP) Small Scale Projects Open Call
The “SmartBay National Infrastructure Access Programme Small Scale Projects” fund is an open call available to enable researchers in academia and industry to access the SmartBay Ireland National Test and Demonstration Facility in Galway Bay. Funding is made available through Dublin City University. Applications are invited to apply for funding of up to €2,000 to access the available infrastructure to test, demonstrate and validate new marine technologies.
Full details of the application process and application forms can be found here…