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National Contact Point(s)
- Dr Gerard Kennedy
Gerard Kennedy joined the Support Network for FP7 as a National Contact Point for Information and Communications Technologies in April 2007. Since 2009 he has also been the National Delegate and National Contact Point for the CIP ICT Policy Support work programme.
Gerard is employed by Enterprise Ireland and is based in 4500 Atlantic Avenue, Westpark, Shannon, Co.Clare.
- Mr Philip Cheasty
Philip Cheasty works for Enterprise Ireland and is one of Ireland's National Contact Points for Energy.
- Dr Bob Flynn
Dr Bob Flynn is the National Contact Point (NCP) and National Delegate to the Transport Programme Commitee for the the Transport (including Aeronautics theme).
Bob Flynn is the Irish Representative to the National States Representative Group (NSRG) of the Clean Sky Joint Technology Initiative (JTI).
Bob Flynn is the National representive to the ACARE Member States Group
- Dr Michael Murphy
Dr. Michael Murphy is Ireland's National Contact Point for the Security thematic area of FP7. He is employed by Enterprise Ireland.
- Dr Barry Fennell
Dr. Barry Fennell holds a PhD in Materials Science from the University of Limerick (UL) and is currently based in the International Science & Technology Department within Enterprise Ireland. He is the National Contact Point for Space under FP7 and sits on the FP7 Space Work Programme Committee. He is also the Irish delegate to the European Space Agency (ESA) Earth Observation Board.
- Mr Sean Burke
Sean Burke is Ireland's National Contact Point for the Research for the Benefit of SMEs under the Capacities programme of FP7.
Sean brings 22 years of industrial experience in electronics hardware and software design to his current role.
- Dr Imelda Lambkin
Dr. Imelda Lambkin is the National Director of Ireland's National Support Network for FP7.
- Mr Gerard Fenner
Gerard Fenner is Ireland's National Delegate for the Space thematic area of the Cooperation Programme of FP7 and sits on the FP7 Space Work Programme Committee.
- Dr Ciaran Duffy
Ciarán holds a B.Sc. (Hons) in Analytical Science and a Ph.D in Biotechnology from Dublin City University.
- Dr Sergio Fernandez-Ceballos
Sergio is the National Contact Point for Nano-sciences, Nanotechnologies, Materials and new production technologies. He is employed by Enterprise Ireland.
- Mr Liam Brown
Liam Brown works for Enterprise Ireland as the National Delegate for the NMP thematic area within the EU Framework Programme 7.
- Ms Catriona Ward
Catriona Ward manages the Irish Liaison Office in Brussels on behalf of Enterprise Ireland.She is your contact point in Brussels for Irish R&D and would be delighted to help you with any queries regarding European matters.
- Mr Stephen O'Reilly
Stephen O'Reilly is Ireland's National Delegate and National Contact Point for Information Communications Technology.