Welcoming New Members

IRDG continues to welcome new member companies every month.  If your business is actively engaged in, or wants to progress in Research, Development & Innovation, then the IRDG Innovation Network is a key place to be.  With a network of over 250 companies, across all sectors of industry, and covering all sizes of company, IRDG is a unique organisation, designed to support and help you with your ambitions.

IRDG is a non-profit, independent organisation, led by a Board of Directors …

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Microsoft – The Innovation Experience, 27th March

Microsoft – The Innovation Experience, 27th March

We are really excited to announce a very special innovation experience for members at Microsoft, Dublin on the 27th March.  Combining elements of our Innovation Practice Groups and Smart Connected Series, this unique visit will take place at Microsoft’s new campus ‘One Microsoft Place’ – a brand new campus reflecting the very latest in global innovative thinking at Microsoft.

Key themes on the day will include Digital Transformation, Smart Connected Devices, Workplace Design for Innovation, Big Data, How Product …

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Knowing about Intellectual Property

Knowing about Intellectual Property

“Intellectual property rights are rights governed by statute that provide individuals with a right to prevent others from exploiting or abusing their intellectual creations…. For many knowledge-intensive or technology-based companies, the professional management of IP is critically important. As such IP needs to be considered a priority in the planning process to ensure that it is properly protected and that the company itself is not inadvertently infringing a third party’s rights.

Also the proper protection and management of IP is …

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Full Speaker Line-up for Funding & Collaboration Event

In this new format event on 8th February, we will bring you all the options when it comes to progressing your business innovation and market development with grant funding, tax incentives, accessible loans and research expertise from within Ireland and Europe.

With speakers from the European Investment Bank, Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland, Revenue Commissioners, State Agencies, Horizon 2020, ESA and more, the day will present a unique mix of supports (grants, loans, tax credits and research expertise) for business …

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