US-Ireland R&D Partnership

Research and Development Partnership

About the Partnership

The US-Ireland R&D Partnership is a tri-jurisdictional alliance which was officially launched in 2006. Its aim is to promote collaborative innovative research projects which create value above and beyond individual efforts.

To date 40 projects have been successfully funded under the partnership.  Click here for project details.

Each jurisdiction is offered a unique opportunity to advance research interests, healthcare and economic development in areas prioritised as:

  •     Agriculture PILOT
  •     Health
  •     Nanoscale Science & Engineering
  •     Sensors & Sensor Networks
  •     Telecommunications  
  •     Energy & Sustainability 

US Ireland R&D Partnership Steering Group Co-Chairs

Dr. Kerri-Ann Jones

Dr. Jonathan Margolis
Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs, U.S. Department of State

Dr. Rosemary Hamilton CBE

Dr. Rosemary Hamilton CBE
Northern Ireland Co-Chair

Mr. Feargal Ó Móráin

Mr. Feargal Ó Móráin
Ireland Co-Chair

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