in Tyndall National Institute, Lee Maltings Complex Dyke Parade, Cork on Tuesday 28 May, from 10:00-14:00.

Please register and to reserve a spot now: DTIF Industry Partner Showcase

DTIF is managed by the Department of Enterprise, Trade and Employment (IDA Ireland and Enterprise Ireland) For more information click here.

This event will be an opportunity to learn from and network with industry peers, meet potential collaborators, and discuss ideas for future DTIFs. Join us for this informative event to see:

  • Demos of working prototypes from DTIFs at Tyndall.
  • Experts speak about their experience and success with DTIF.


    10:00 – 10:30 Registration & coffee/networking

    10:30 – 10:45 Opening Address & Overview of Tyndall Involvement in DTIF Peter Smyth, Tyndall

    10:45 – 11:00 Enterprise Ireland Presentation

    11:00 – 11:15 DTIF Process Overview Geraldine Dunne, Tyndall

    11:15 – 11:40 Showcase 1: GUARD Professor Holger Claussen , Tyndall

    11:40 – 12:10 Coffee Break

    12:10 – 12:35 Showcase 2: Perceive Dr Christoph Hennersperger, Luma Vision

    12:35 – 13:00 Showcase 3: Photonics Pilot Line,

    13:00 – 13:05 Closing Address, Peter Smyth, Tyndall

    13:05 – 14:00 Lunch & Networking


    Showcase 1: GUARD

    The GUARD project has developed world-leading smart drone technology, which will allow the Irish Navy efficiently survey large areas of coastline.

    GUARD’s world-leading innovations:

    • Fully autonomous drones capable of operating in harsh weather with 800km range
    • Automatic flight plan and permissions for operation in civil airspace
    • Automatic creation of digital twin of survey area & AI based video analysis
    • Gigabit mm-wave communications & reliable low latency multi-connectivity
    • VR control enabling intuitive ‘human in the loop’ high value decision making

    Partners: A-TechSYN | VRAI | WAZP | Tyndall | UCD | UL | Irish Navy

    Associate Partners: Analog Devices