ADAPT, the Science Foundation Ireland Research Centre for Digital Content Management, was founded in 2014 with the vision to be a ‘world-leading international hub of scientific expertise that supports collaborative innovation to unlock the potential of digital content, empower and enhance online engagement between people, and promote creativity, competitiveness and entrepreneurship. The Centre is currently comprised of 8 academic partners: Dublin City University (DCU), Trinity College Dublin (TCD), University College Dublin (UCD), Technological University of Dublin (TUD), Maynooth University (MU), Cork Institute of Technology (CIT), Athlone Institute of Technology (AIT), and National University of Ireland Galway (NUI Galway).
ADAPT is an international hub of scientific expertise in areas such as data and regulation technologies, data privacy and protection, content analytics, machine learning, preservation, personalisation and interoperability, data and process management.
Key industry partners include Wolters Kluwer, Ordnance Survey Ireland, Deutsche Bank, Microsoft and IBM. The research projects include sectors such as Financial Services, Health Technology, Software Engineering, Manufacturing and Media.