Knowledge Transfer Ireland (KTI) Impact Awards in Dublin – recognition for SurgaColl!

Six innovation projects from Ireland’s research and technology sectors won prizes at the annual Knowledge Transfer Ireland (KTI) Impact Awards in Dublin on Thursday.

The Royal College of Surgeons Ireland was awarded the “Spin-out Company” award for SurgaColl.

The awards were presented by John Halligan, the Minister of State for Training, Skills, Innovation, Research and Development, who said the Government has taken a “pro-active approach” to encouraging and supporting research-based innovation.

Dr Alison Campbell, director of Knowledge Transfer Ireland, said the winning projects were “addressing societal challenges, as well as creating economic value” in Ireland.

View the video below to find out more.