News Archive

News Archive

‘Campus Bus Tours’ for SME’s

‘Campus Bus Tours’ for SME’s

11 July 2015

The Campus Bus Tour is an innovative joint initiative between the Invent-DCU, UCD Innovation academy, Knowledge Transfer Ireland, Enterprise Ireland, Smallbusinesscan and Trinity College.  The objective is...

VITAL project may lead to electric cars being made in Ireland

VITAL project may lead to electric cars being made in Ireland

25 June 2015

A COMPANY IN Louth is planning to become Ireland’s answer to Tesla Motors as it looks towards manufacturing an ambitious electric car. Ireland hasn’t been at...

VITAL - Open Innovation Project ends on a high

VITAL - Open Innovation Project ends on a high

18 June 2015

Described as the ‘match.com’ for business, the VITAL - Ideas Connected to Business project officially marked the close of its activities with a special showcase event hosted...

DCU academic wins US-Ireland research award

DCU academic wins US-Ireland research award

18 May 2015

DCU’s Professor Oliver Dolly has won a prestigious US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards, a joint initiative by the Royal Irish Academy and America Chamber of Commerce Ireland which recognises...

Invent DCU encourage industry-academia collaboration with business matchmaker event

Invent DCU encourage industry-academia collaboration with business matchmaker event

01 May 2015

Invent DCU, Dublin City University’s innovation and enterprise centre, will host a Business Matchmaker event on Thursday 7th May in The Helix. The event aims to facilitate...

Cloud technology translates into success for veteran of localisation

Cloud technology translates into success for veteran of localisation

27 April 2015

“It’s not widely known at home but Ireland has developed an international reputation for research in statistical machine translation. Trinity, DCU and UL are all...

DCU Fujitsu Innovation Awards showcase staff and student creativity

DCU Fujitsu Innovation Awards showcase staff and student creativity

24 April 2015

A blood test for bowel cancer that can help save thousands of lives, a spin-out company that uses sensor technology to monitor greenhouse gases, a mobile app that generates CAD...

Entrepreneurship Programme completed by DCU researchers

Entrepreneurship Programme completed by DCU researchers

10 February 2015

Invent DCU is delighted to announce that nine academics and postdoctoral researchers at DCU have just completed the Tech Venture Entrepreneurship Programme. This programme has been specifically designed for postdoctoral...

NEW DCU Spin-out in line for Innovator Award

NEW DCU Spin-out in line for Innovator Award

26 January 2015

AmbiSense, a recent Dublin City University spin-out company has been shortlisted for the Irish Times Innovation of the Year Award. This is a fantastic achievement for this young High Potential...

DCU Commercialisation Awards 2013

DCU Commercialisation Awards 2013

24 February 2014

The annual Invent Commercialisation Awards ceremony was held on 25th February 2014 in the Helix, DCU. These awards were established by Invent DCU to publicly recognise DCU researchers who work with...