Peter Conlon

Peter Conlon - colour   Peter is responsible for managing the identification, protection and commercialisation of University College Dublin research outputs within the broad area of information and communications technologies.

He is responsible for the development and negotiation of licensing opportunities with industry. He plays a key role in fostering the development of a strong Intellectual Property portfolio and high-tech spin-out companies from the University by supporting business plan and commercialisation roadmap development by advising on how licensed University intellectual property can have maximum strategic impact and by supporting fund-raising for early stage ventures.

Peter previously worked in various product development and management roles with Agilent Technologies. Before its acquisition by Agilent Technologies he worked for MV Technology a successful Irish start-up company.

Peter graduated with BEng in Electronic Systems from University of Ulster and is a professional chartered engineer (CEng).