“ECOBROKER is a transparent way of connecting researchers, local authority staff, and other practitioners with common interests” (Matthew O‚ÄôSullivan, Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council)

“Through ECOBROKER I can involve students with practical, societally relevant research topics” (Tamara Hochstrasser, UCD)

“ECOBROKER is a matchmaking service for research” (ECOBROKER meeting 14 November 2018)

“The benefits of work being carried out by professionals is multiplied through ECOBROKER by increasing visibility of this work”

“Practitioners may loose sight of bigger picture, be very engrained in routine of practice. It is helpful when research brings new issues to them, new perspectives” (ECOBROKER meeting 16 October 2016)

” ECOBROKER is facilitating research impact through networking activities”

” ECOBROKER connects professionals to address societal and environmental challenges” (Adam Kane, UCD)

“Through ECOBROKER we can pool resources between third level institutions, local authorities and other practitioners”

“Collaboration through ECOBROKER amongst disciplines and sectors allows us to address multifaceted problems” (Paula Russell, UCD)