Colleges are being required to tighten their policies to avoid conflicts of interest for staff involved in commercialising on-campus research.
The Higher Education Authority is to appoint an international expert to validate an internal review of processes within Waterford Institute of Technology, following a request by the president of the college.
A review is being undertaken by Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT) into arrangements relating to spin-off research companies based there.
FeedHenry, the Waterford-based mobile software company that was recently acquired in a multi-million euro deal, made a loss of more than €1m last year.
The Minister for Jobs, Richard Bruton, is in Waterford today for a number of events aimed at promoting jobs in the South East region.
A Waterford-based mobile software company was yesterday bought by US open source software giant Red Hat in a deal worth €63.5m.
More than 150 jobs are to be created in two separate investments.
Mobile application development company FeedHenry has appointed a new CEO to spearhead its efforts to attract new funding later this year.
Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 6:00 PM
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