Industry Services & Technology Transfer
Welcome to the Industry Services & Technology Transfer Office which works within the Office of Research & Innovation to support the development of innovation and entrepreneurial activities within the Institute.
Waterford Institute of Technology is committed to providing a research & development environment to support industry in the South East region and throughout Ireland. WIT collaborates across a spectrum of industries from multinationals to SME and entrepreneurs driving the development of the knowledge economy for the South-East region and beyond.
WIT has a number of Applied Research Centres in the areas of Telecommunications, Applied Materials, Pharmaceutical & Molecular Biotechnology and Eco-Innovation. The Applied Research Centres have the resources and capability required to translate research in science, engineering and technology into commercial benefits. WIT has a track record of licensing its technologies and supporting the creation of spin-out companies:
Waterford Institute of Technology’s Technology Transfer Office forms a key part of the Institute’s core infrastructure supporting research and innovation. The WIT Technology Transfer Office is funded by Enterprise Ireland and is part of a Technology Transfer consortium, along with Athlone IT, and IT Carlow and led by Maynooth University.
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