Science Foundation Ireland

CONNECT Industry Briefing

This webinar will show how your company can collaborate with CONNECT’s team and how we can assist your business in the communications and networks space. The event will take place from 2pm, Wednesday, 16 June 2021, on Zoom.

Register to attend via Zoom.

The webinar will outline CONNECT’s research themes. Our areas of expertise include:

Real-world Testbeds
Cybersecurity for Networks
Sustainable Internet-of-Things
Connected Autonomous Vehicles
Quantum Internet
Communications Technologies & Business Models for Smart Cities
Managing Networks with Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
Molecular Communications & Internet of Bio-Nano-Things


2pm “What’s next?”
Learn about hot topics in Future Networks and Communications research.
Speaker: Prof. Dan Kilper, Director of CONNECT & Prof. of Future Communication Networks, Trinity College Dublin.

2.30pm “Unleashing potential”
Conversations with three of our industry partners on the benefits to their companies of working with CONNECT researchers.
Speakers: Prof Siobhán Clarke (TCD); Jamie Cudden, Smart City Programme Manager, Dublin City Council; Prof Linda Doyle (TCD); Declan Ganley, CEO, Rivada Networks; Mike Morrissey, Technology Manager, Analog Devices; Prof Cian Ó’Mathúna (UCC/TNI), Prof Marco Ruffini (TCD).

3.15pm “Show me the money”
An outline of funding support for companies interested in collaborating with CONNECT.
Speaker: Mark Cooney, CONNECT Industry Programme Manager

3.20pm Questions & Answers

For any queries about the event and/or to arrange a 1:1 consultation with the CONNECT team, please contact

CONNECT is the world leading Science Foundation Ireland Research Centre for Future Networks and Communications. CONNECT is funded under the Science Foundation Ireland Research Centres Programme and is co-funded under the European Regional Development Fund. We engage with over 35 companies including large multinationals, SMEs and start-ups. CONNECT brings together world-class expertise from ten Irish academic institutes to create a one-stop-shop for telecommunications research, development and innovation.

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