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CAPPA Technology Gateway offers free online consultations

The current COVID-19 pandemic has seen the business community suffer unique and disruptive challenges causing much instability and uncertainty for the future. To counter this and provide additional support, the Enterprise Ireland Technology Gateways Network has remained open, with our teams working remotely, to provide assistance to our client companies.

CAPPA Technology Gateway, based in Cork Institute of Technology is one such example. The team delivers photonic solutions for industry in the Pharmaceutical, Food & Beverage and Medical Device sectors and are currently communicating with new and existing clients through email, phone and teleconferencing.

In these unprecedented times, the ability to provide support to the business community is extremely important to the Network. Liam Lewis, CAPPA Technology Gateway Manager says ‘CAPPA are delighted to be able to assist our industry partners in any way possible. It’s important to maintain focus on planned projects and operations and despite the current situation there are many opportunities to progress R&D/core business activities and be ready to return to normal operation as soon as possible’.

In addition to providing businesses with a wide range of RD&I funding solutions the CAPPA team are also available to discuss research projects, proposals, funding and product solutions. Including assistance with report writing and proposals for government and European funding.

CAPPA are also offering a free one-hour online consultation to any business who would like to discuss potential ideas for projects. If you wish to speak to a member of the CAPPA team, email cappa@cit.ie and a team member will contact you as soon as possible.

You can learn more about CAPPA here and follow them on Twitter and LinkedIn for all the latest updates.