What is IMERC

IMERC promotes Ireland as a world-renowned research and development location, that will unlock Ireland's maritime and energy potential.

IMERC aims to harness and integrate diverse research and industry expertise.

Our Impact

The development of an ecosystem of innovation to support job creation in a unique campus and cluster environment is described in detail in the IMERC Strategy 2011-2016.

Click below to download the document (PDF 1.59MB).

Innovation Week

Imerc Innovation Week 2015 kicks off with the launch of The Entrepreneur Ship on the 5th October, as part of Start-Up Ireland Week.

The Innovator of the Year award will be announced, in addition to guest lectures and the kick off of this year's Mechathon competition.

Strategic Pillars

The strategic pillars around which people, enterprise and institutions are focused are:

Marine Energy

Shipping, Logistics and Transport

Maritime Safety and Security

House and Commercial Cleaning

Eco-Friendly Roofers and Services

Yachting Products and Services