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Technology Transfer

The Innovation and Enterprise Office in CIT is responsible for all Technology Transfer activities between the Institute and Industry.


These activities include the following:

  • Managing the Institute Intellectual Property (IP) Policy
  • Creating and promoting awareness of IP within CIT through Guides, Seminars, Guest speakers, Lectures, Training Courses, etc.
  • Creating and building strong links with industry
  • Generating income for education and future research
  • Facilitating commercialisation of the Institutes discoveries for the public good.
  • Working with CIT Staff, Researchers & Students to commercialise their discoveries through the following routes:
  • Creation of CIT Campus Companies
  • Licensing of IP to Irish Companies.


What is Technology Transfer?


The following summarises the CIT Technology Transfer Process: