ERINN Innovation (rebranded from Intrigo in December 2020) is a young dynamic Irish SME established in March 2017. It aims to bridge the gap from science to policy, industry and society, through effective knowledge management and transfer. Working with innovative and sustainable science projects, ERINN Innovation specialises in ensuring that new knowledge is effectively transferred to create maximum positive impact. ERINN Innovation consists of a multidisciplinary team who have an extensive and strong track record in communication and dissemination and are leaders in scientific knowledge management and transfer of research results, particularly in EU-funded projects, building upon a range of professional backgrounds in scientific research, education, business, industry, and communication. The ERINN Innovation team have developed specific methodologies to achieve tangible impact from research results through their transfer to industry, policy and decision makers and society. ERINN Innovation partners with European research consortia to design and contribute to projects that make a difference. The team devises and implements best practice work packages related to dissemination, communication and knowledge transfer to achieve tangible impact from research results. ERINN Innovation is currently participating in 11 EU funded projects, and has an excellent understanding of the full life cycle of European funded projects


Jane Maher

Jane is the BIOGEARS WP7 (Communication, dissemination and outreach activities) leader and is a task leader on exploitation and knowledge transfer activities in WP6 (Measures for transferability of project activities and results). She has been involved in numerous EU funded projects, working on the science communication, dissemination and exploitation of results. Jane holds a PhD in geography from University of Dublin, Trinity College, Ireland and an MSc in environment and development.