Ms.Carol Collins: Business Development - RFID, Internet of Things & Sensors at the IMaR Technology Gateway in the Institute of Technology Tralee, Co Kerry, Ireland. Carol completed her MBA in 2012, at Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh. In 2008 Carol obtained a BSc Business from the University of London. Carol also holds a Diploma in Economics and Information Technology from the University of London (2005). Carol is currently completing a DBA at Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh. Carols role within IMaR is engagement with industry to create a link between client and researcher with a common goal of fulfilling an innovative technical need. Carol also assists in project management of H2020, LIFE+, and Enterprise Ireland funded Innovation Partnerships & Feasibility studies. Carol has worked for associates and local enterprise boards delivering workshops for business start-ups. She also consults with SME’s on a one to one basis. Carol has also worked in the education sector lecturing/training mature students’ in private colleges, local training initiatives and various external ETB training programmes.