Inside Innovation brings you the stories of Ireland’s leading innovators and changemakers.
On the last of our 3-part series called Innovating in a Crisis, we are joined by Chief Commercial Officer of NearFormLarry Breen.
On the 7th of July 2020, Ireland launched its contact-tracing app; COVID Tracker and within a week it was downloaded by around 37% of Ireland’s adult population. Ireland has been heralded as an exemplar in Covid Tracking via Smartphones and emulated all over the globe.
Larry Breen shares the story of the company behind the app, outlining useful tips on a distributed workforce and how collaboration is key to a successful project.
The new €5.5m Covid-19 Online Retail Scheme with grants of up to €40k is now open for applications and closes at 3pm on Monday, 28 September 2020. Find further information and how to apply here http://ow.ly/Uf3Q50BuFQb #GlobalAmbition