Presentation on theme: "Marshall Addidle Marshall Addidle Technology Based Partnerships with NI Companies Everglades Hotel 27 th June 2007 Bridging."— Presentation transcript:
Marshall Addidle Marshall Addidle Technology Based Partnerships with NI Companies Everglades Hotel 27 th June 2007 Bridging the Border Seminar
The Innovation Relay Centre Some background information Part funded by the EC 71 IRCs throughout Europe We facilitate co-operation between SMEs involved with innovative technology There is a support package from the EC
Today we will concentrate on Cross-border partnerships The Innovation Relay Centre
The Innovation Relay Centre What is a partnership? 1. Licensing 2. Joint Venture 3. Commercial Agreement 4. Manufacturing Agreement 5. Financial Agreement 6. Technical Co-operation
The Innovation Relay Centre Partnerships – The Advantages! Increased buying power. Bigger market and better access. More expertise – 2 heads better than one! Increased confidence. Greater product range.
The Innovation Relay Centre: Co-operation possibilities in NI Sector: Environment - companies in red are seeking rapid co-operation CompanyProduct ATC Systems LtdEnergy Management Systems for Buildings Cater Waste Products Ltd“Grease Catchers” for kitchens - also waste oil/grease collection European Business Link LtdManufacturing contacts with Europe and China FM EnvironmentalWaste water treatment Newry Environmental ClusterMost environmentally related products Chempar LtdWater Treatment Technology BMS GlazeguardWall & floor protective membranes Frank Ferguson AssociatesHemp based products Biofuels Northern IrelandBiodiesel Ecomesh LtdLand Remediation The QUESTOR CentreEnvironmental research for industry
The Innovation Relay Centre: Co-operation possibilities in NI Sector: Food - companies in red are seeking rapid co-operation CompanyProduct Barefruit Products LtdFruit Smoothies Dolphin Sea Vegetable Co.Sea vegetable food and skin care products Hilden BreweryHigh quality beers Loughry CollegeFood product development service NICHE – University of UlsterFunctional Food Development Xenosense LtdBiosensors
The Innovation Relay Centre : Co-operation possibilities in NI Sector: ICT - companies in red are seeking rapid co-operation CompanyProduct Cando Interactive LtdInteractive 3D web content Gelwen LtdTechnical authors and website dev. Global TCSSoftware controlled machinery Marturion LtdElectronic product development Contacq LtdElectronic product development ECIT – Queens University BelfastElectronics, Communications and IT development Relay Software LtdSoftware for the Insurance Industry Texthelp LtdSoftware aids for people with dyslexia Zest AudioMusic systems and solutions Antrim TransformersTorroidal transformers Indeco LtdInformation Management Synergy Learning Ltde-learning ICONI Software LtdSoftware for public sector organisations Bytel LtdInternet solutions provider
The Innovation Relay Centre: Co-operation possibilities in NI Sector: Engineering - companies in red are seeking rapid co-operation CompanyProduct Campbell Design & EngineeringProduct design and prototype production FIN Engineering Group LtdEngineering, production & project management Northern Ireland Technology Centre (NITC) Product & process development Aerosubs LtdBus door actuators and seals Amphora NDT LtdNon-destructive testing in the construction industry Gildernew EngineeringBuilding & farm machinery Intermatic Manufacturing LtdA unique fresh candyfloss vending machine.
The Innovation Relay Centre: Co-operation possibilities in NI Sector: Biotechnology/Medical - companies in red are seeking rapid co-operation Anser LaboratoriesFood Testing Fusion AntibodiesAntibodies & Recombinant proteins Biopanda LtdReagents for Diagnostics John Reilly ConsultancyOrthopaedic jigs Trucorp LtdMedical Skills Training Products If you are interested in possible co-operation with any of these companies please contact Eimear Dekoninck in the IRC at Invest NI. Tel:
The Innovation Relay Centre Bridging the Border! Please contact us today or at any time to discuss any aspect of cross- border partnerships. Our IRC Northern Ireland team is: Marshall Addidle – IRC Manager Tel: Eimear Dekoninck – IRC Officer Tel: Robert Spence – IRC Consultant on environmental, mechanical, chemical and physics technologies
The Innovation Relay Centre Thank you for your attention! Questions welcome later.