Starting out

The Invent DCU Intellectual Property and commercialisation team is happy to talk to researchers at any stage of their research. In our experience, researchers who engage Invent DCU early in the process often attain the best commercial outcomes and further funding for their research.

Contact any of the team listed below:

Mr. Paddy O’Boyle, Business Development Manager (engineering/electronics ICT/optics/other devices)
Email     Tel +353 (0)1 700 7003

Dr. Carolyn Hughes, Business Development Manager (NCSR, manufacturing, engineering, energy, water)
Email     Tel +353 (0)1 700 7004

Ms. Emma O’Neill, Business Development Manager (Life Sciences)  
Email     Tel +353 (0)1 700 7741

Dr. Elaine Harris, IP Manager, Biomedical Diagnostic Institute (BDI)
Email     Tel +353 (0)1 700 8919

Dr. Peter Olwell, IP Operations Manager
Email      Tel +353 (0)1 700 8441