Dr Imelda Lambkin

National director, Horizon 2020 at Enterprise Ireland

Dr Imelda Lambkin is the national director for Horizon 2020 at Enterprise Ireland where she coordinates a team of European advisers from 10 Irish research and industry agencies, helping Ireland’s researchers and companies to access the European research and innovation programme. She is the national programme coordinator for Eureka and national contact point for the Joint Research Centre. Dr Lambkin coordinates the Horizon 2020 NCP Academy project, providing training and best practice for national contact points (European advisers) across Europe, and she is a member of the ERA-LEARN 2020 project, focused on trans-national coordination of research programmes in public-public programmes including ERA-NET co-fund and joint programming initiatives. Dr Lambkin manages the Research & Innovation Internationalisation Department at Enterprise Ireland.