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2018 US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards: shortlist announced

14 March 2018

The Royal Irish Academy and the American Chamber of Commerce, Ireland have announced the shortlist for the 2018 US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards.

A joint initiative of the Academy and the American Chamber of Commerce, the awards recognise excellence in research innovation, creation and invention by an organisation, as a result of US Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in Ireland. These awards acknowledge exemplary ideas, originating in Irish organisations, and underpinned by innovative research, that have a strong social and /or economic impact.  

The awards are presented in three categories and the 2018 shortlist is:

Multinational Corporation Category (MNC)

  • Abbott Vascular
  • Alltech European Bioscience Centre
  • DePuy Synthes Ireland
  • Xilinx Ireland

Higher Education Institute Research Centre (HEI)

  • Connect Centre for Future Networks
  • DCU Insight Centre for Data Analytics


Small and Medium Enterprise (SME)

  • Orreco Ltd
  • OxyMem Ltd  


The winners will be announced at the American Chamber of Commerce annual awards dinner on Friday 18 May in the Clayton Hotel, Burlington Road, Dublin. 

 

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