Based at the University of Limerick the ERC is committed to solving the challenges facing current and next generation enterprises.
Innovation is at the heart of every successful business, it is the process by which we turn an idea into a successful commericial outcome. Being innovative however is not just the responsibility of companies, nations also face a challenge in promotion innovation within their economies.
Productivity and Competitiveness have been recognised as key factors in fuelling Ireland’s extraordinarily economic growth in the mid to later 1990s. Unfortunately the factors that gave rise to the boom of the 1990s cannot be replicated, the growth process in itself has changed the nature of the economy, ensuring that the future will not be a simple extrapolation of the past.