Industry Consultation Workshops

Contact person 
Valerie Brett
Institution 
Waterford Institute of Technology
E-mail 
vbrett@wit.ie
Country 
Ireland
Do you want to share an instrument/policy or a knowledge Transfer practice? 
Knowledge Transfer Practice
What are the following keywords/priorities which better fit the instrument/policy?  
No information provided
Identify the Knowledge Transfer area to which the practice belong 
University-Industry relations
Indicate the country from which the practice is 
Ireland
What is the title/name of the instrument/policy? 
No information provided
What is the title/name of the practice? 
Industry Consultation Workshops
Indicate the target group/beneficiaries of the practice 
All companies
Consultancies and other private service providers (non-profit)
Higher education institutions (education function)
Higher educations institutions research units/centres
New technology based firms/new knowledge intensive service firms
What is the aim/objective? 
To communicate to industry specifc research being conducted at WIT. Increase industry accessability to WIT through regular communication.
Give an overview of the practice 
ach workshop is focused on a specific strand of the TSSG work programme (Research centre based in WIT). The workshops provide a “deep dive” into the research and results of a particular strand of research, with the purpose of briefing a focused industry group, creating a debate, capturing feedback and creating a pipeline of new project opportunities.
What is the date of creation of this practice? 
Wednesday, June 1, 2011
Is the practice still active? 
Active
What is the approximate budget needed for implementing this practice? 
0.00€
What kind of resources is needed for implementing the practice? 
Staff to organise the quarterly events. Promotion and advertisement of the events
Is this practice linked to an instrument/policy? 
Yes