Archive for Forfás

Smart, smarter, smartest

Posted in research with tags , on 30 September 2010 by Steve

“Another day, another committee. Forfas has established a high-level group to identify research priorities for Ireland. The group’s composition suggests that its recommendations will be demand-driven. Research is no good, however, unless it is top class. Ireland should research those things at which it can beat the world – and import all other knowledge …” (more)

[Richard Tol, Irish Economy, 30 September]

Tyndall CEO welcomes Forfás report on Nanotechnology

Posted in research with tags , , , on 31 August 2010 by Steve

“Professor Roger Whatmore, CEO of Tyndall National Institute, UCC today welcomed the Forfás report on Ireland’s Nanotechnology Commercialisation Framework 2010-2014 …” (more)

[UCC Media and Communications, 31 August]