IT Tralee and Bon Secours agree to €400,000 contract

The Institute of Technology Tralee has become the latest member of the Irish Software Research Centre.

The institute and the Bon Secours Hospital, Tralee today signed a memorandum of understanding to collaborate on medical software research.

Lero, a software research body funded by the Science Foundation Ireland, announced the award of a €400,000 contract to apply technology to a healthcare setting.

The programme is one of a number of initiatives marking a collaboration between IT Tralee and the Bon Secours Hospital.

Head of STEM in the ITT, Joe Walsh says the signing of the memorandum of understanding between the two parties creates a fantastic opportunity for students.