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Intelligent Systems for Production and Resource Optimisation in Industry

Hub Information

Hub Name
Intelligent Systems for Production and Resource Optimisation in Industry
Local Name
Intelligent Systems for Production and Resource Optimisation in Industry
Evolutionary Stage
In preparation
Geographical Scope
Regional

Description

The main objectives of the IS4PROD Hub will be:
- To engage with industry
- To develop use-case experiments
-To collaborate with stakeholders, Multinational Companies and Agencies
-To engage with I4MS Integrated Projects (IPs) and Innovation Actions (IAs)
The Hub’s core mission is to work as a one-stop-shop for the SMEs and Mid-cap companies who are part of the ecosystem, providing the link between service providers, potential customers, state agencies and academia.
The services provided range from staff training and drafting of proposals for local funding to actual technology development and linking to the network of other Hubs under the I4MS knowledge Platform and European Funding channels.

Contact Data

Coordinator (Research & Technology organization)
ACORN Research Centre, Limerick Institute of Technology
http://www.acornresearch.ie/
Year Established
2016
Location
Moylish Park, 04048, Limerick (Ireland)
Website
http://www.acornresearch.ie/
Contact information
John Cosgrove
John.Cosgrove@lit.ie
+35361293000

Organisation

Organizational form
(part of) Public organization (part of RTO, or university)
Turnover
-
Number of employees
-

Technologies

  • Cyber physical systems
  • Internet of things

The activities of the hub are well aligned with the Irish national initiative for digitising industry, National Digital Strategy (NDS).

Market and Services

Sectors

TRL Focus

Services provided

  • Awareness creation
  • Market intelligence
  • Access to Funding and Investor Readiness Services

Funding

  • Horizon 2020
  • National specific innovation funding
  • Partner resources

Customers

Number of customers annually
-
Type of customers
  • SMEs (<250 employees)
  • MidCaps (between €2-10 billion turnover)
  • Partners

    • ACORN Research Centre, Limerick Institute of Technology
      Research & Technology organization
      http://www.acornresearch.ie/
    • Takumi Precision Engineering Ltd
    • Precision Turned Parts Manufacturing Association (PTMA)
    • IQTech Ltd
    • Shannon Network Supply (SNS)
    • Innovate Limerick
    • Penn Engineering Ltd
    • Enterprise Ireland
    Last updated: 01/09/18 14:25