-- Spend 4% of Irish GDP on research, thereby coming in line with other countries competing with Ireland for Foreign Direct Investment.
-- Establish a university of the arts to reap a spin-off from Ireland's cultural heritage.
-- Issue a government-backed "recovery bond" to be marketed to the 70m people wolrdwide who claim to be Irish.
-- Provide government funding to the Irish Technology Leadership Group in Silicon Valley.
-- Create a website linking with 1000 Irish movers and shakers abroad.
-- Pool third level resources more efficientlyt.
The Institute of Management in Ireland is summarising the proposals that emerged from the Farmleigh Smart Economy session. I'm interested in reading that.
Ciarán Hancock -- "Will Farmleigh Make a Difference?" in the Irish Times Weekend Review, 26 Sep 09.
Bonus Link -- LinkedIn discussion group for Innovation Ireland.