Applications are invited for the positions of EDIH Ecosystem Programme Lead(s) in the newly established European Digital Innovation Hub (EDIH) for AI in Ireland as part of the CeADAR Centre – Ireland’s Centre for Applied Artificial Intelligence. CeADAR has been successful in the Europe-wide competitive selection process to be the EDIH for AI in Ireland in addition to its continuing national status.
There are 4 key pillar services that this AI EDIH will provide:
- Test before Invest: these services will include national awareness raising of the positive impacts of AI, AI maturity assessment, demonstration of AI techniques and case studies and knowledge and technology transfer
- Skills and Training: provision of training in AI, boot-camps, apprenticeships, advanced technical courses and courses tailored to business decision makers to better understand the potential of AI
- Support to find Investments: supporting organisations in winning funding through national and EU instruments, and start-ups in securing venture funding
- Innovation Ecosystem and Networking: The EDIH will act as a broker in bringing together companies/organisations in need of AI solutions with market-ready solution providers. This brokerage will extend nationally and across Europe in concert with the EDIH network when suitable local partners are not available
The successful candidate will support the Innovation Ecosystems and Networking pillar by providing support to companies and public sector organisations in their AI transformation journey, growing the number and geographic spread of client companies throughout Ireland, a range of brokerage events to ensure that clients
are aware of supports available, and liaison with other EDIHs in Europe to maximise the network effect.