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NanoNet Ireland brings together the key stakeholders in developing nanoscience and nanotechnology in Ireland – government, academia and industry.  The mission of NanoNet Ireland is to encourage and facilitate all organisations and partners involved in nanoscience to achieve growth in nanotechnology related markets.

NanoNet Ireland is a non-profit network currently combining two major nano-related consortia

·         Integrated NanoScience Platform for Ireland (INSPIRE), a HEA PRTLI4 funded nanoscience research consortium

·         CCAN an industry-led, Enterprise Ireland and IDA Ireland funded initiative to help Irish-based companies generate value through the use of the nano-expertise within our research community.

Objectives of NanoNet Ireland

·         To provide a clear and unified voice on Ireland’s focus, position, performance and potential in nanotechnology and nanoscience

·         To provide a vehicle to exchange high quality information between companies and the science community on markets, collaborations, funding, partnerships and commercialisation

·         To educate and inform on all aspects of nanoscience and nanotechnology

·         To act as an ‘interface’ for Ireland in showcasing its Nanoscience capabilities to the rest of the world