Technology Gateway

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Innovation Through Light – Delivering Technology Solutions to Irish Industry

The CAPPA Technology Gateway is one of a nationwide network of 15 gateways, supported by Enterprise Ireland, whose objective is to deliver technology solutions for Irish industry. The CAPPA Gateway is successfully delivering photonic solutions for industries in the Pharmaceutical, Food & Beverage and Medical Device sectors.

The Technology Gateway programme represents a €49.75M investment by Enterprise Ireland over the 10 years from January 2013 to December 2022. You can learn more about the most recent investment here. Each Gateway delivers technology solutions for industry through innovative collaborative projects and provides:

  • An open access point for industry providing technology expertise which is industry relevant
  • Technology solutions for the close-to-market needs of Irish industry
  • Regionally-based Gateways acting as a portal to the nationwide expertise in the Technology Gateway Network and the wider Irish Research infrastructure
  • On-going development of the Gateway’s technology offers to industry with the assistance of an industry-led steering committee

Technology Gateway Map

Hence, in addition to CAPPA’s expertise in the areas of photonics, applied optics, imaging, spectroscopy and process analysis, we can link with our partner centres across the Technology Gateway Programme to provide potential collaborators across a wide range of technology solutions. Further information on the Technology Gateway programme can be found at: