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Pervasive Nation offers support to startups

Smart Dublin, in partnership with Enterprise Ireland, is currently running three Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) competitions which seek smart and low-cost innovative solutions.

The challenges are: (i) to tackle illegal dumping, (ii) to monitor and predict blocked gullies in high risk flooding areas, and (iii) to design wayfinding solutions in the Dublin region.

Full details of these SBIR competitions and challenges are available here.

Pervasive Nation – Ireland’s Internet of Things testbed – is available as a resource for startups eager to avail of these Small Business Innovation Research opportunities.

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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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