COFUND Information Event Interviewee Vox Pops

Our speakers also took the time to answer some of the key questions relating to the COFUND programme and advise on what makes a successful application.

Dr. Alan Craig, Head of Sector at the Research Executive Agency:
How does COFUND benefit a country or region?

Dr. Alan Craig, Head of Sector at the Research Executive Agency:
In your opinion, what constitutes a top class application?
 

Dr. Conor O’Carroll, Independent Consultant on Research and Higher Education Policy at SciPol:
What are your top tips as an evaluator for COFUND applications and how best can they incorporate interdisciplinary?
 

Dr. Maire Brophy, EU Research Manager, ADAPT Centre, TCD:
What is unique about the EDGE COFUND?

 

Dr. Imelda Lambkin, Disruptive Technologies Innovation Fund Manager, Enterprise Ireland:
How will the FIT-Career programme equip researchers for a future career in the industrial sector?

 

Dr. Imelda Lambkin, Disruptive Technologies Innovation Fund Manager, Enterprise Ireland:
What are the top two factors important to winning a second COFUND?

 

Liam Cronin, Associate Director of Commercialisation, ADAPT Centre, TCD:
How does one best involve industry in large projects and what are the associated advantages?