MURAL - Maynooth University Research Archive Library



    Bioeconomy: Regional Innovation Ecosystem (West Ireland)


    ARORA, Nidhi (2021) Bioeconomy: Regional Innovation Ecosystem (West Ireland). Masters thesis, National University of Ireland Maynooth.

    [img]
    Preview
    Download (3MB) | Preview


    Share your research

    Twitter Facebook LinkedIn GooglePlus Email more...



    Add this article to your Mendeley library


    Abstract

    This study has discovered key players in Academia, Industry, Government organizations, financial stakeholders and Users of west Ireland that consist of nine counties- Clare, Donegal, Galway, Kerry, Leitrim, Limerick, Mayo, Roscommon and Sligo for developing Regional Innovation Ecosystem focused on Bioeconomy for land and sea. This thesis has explored the mechanisms of Interactions that can contribute towards active collaboration of these four key players such as meetings, webinars etc. that are necessary for knowledge sharing between research centers and Industries for strategic implementation of Bio-economy. Secondary research during the thesis is done using case study analysis of existing regional innovation systems like Agri-food French Bio-economy, Sustainable forest Indicators-National Bioeconomy and Marine Knowledge Exchange Network (M-KEN) in East England. Primary research is conducted through focused interviews of head of the departments of universities, firms, SMEs, NGOs and government organizations of three major sectors: agri-food, forest and fishing of bioeconomy responsible for conducting research, sharing information, making policies and financing the activities. The Data collected through primary and secondary analysis is further used to develop the roadmap of interaction and have provided an analysis of the challenges that exist in implementing west Ireland Bioeconomy for land and Marine.

    Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
    Keywords: Bioeconomy; Regional Innovation Ecosystem; West Ireland;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Social Sciences > School of Business
    Item ID: 14917
    Depositing User: IR eTheses
    Date Deposited: 13 Oct 2021 10:10
    URI:

      Repository Staff Only(login required)

      View Item Item control page

      Downloads

      Downloads per month over past year