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Huge Interest in Galway Seminar

Huge Interest in Galway Seminar

The Clayton Hotel recently hosted an IRDG event on Funds & Expertise for R&D that drew huge interest from businesses around the country. There were more than 100 people from companies of all sectors and sizes across the region turning up at the seminar in the Clayton.

Before this event, not many of the companies knew that they could get up to 80% of their research costs supported by the Innovation Partnership programme. Nor did they know that SME’s could …

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INNOVATION at MICROSOFT

INNOVATION at MICROSOFT

Thanks to Microsoft for hosting a very insightful Innovation Practice Group on the 11th September last.  It was a most informative evening with presentations from Fabien Petitcolas, Director for Innovation Europe and Brian Donnellan of the Innovation Value Institute in Maynooth.

We had a great mix of companies present, including Food & Drink, Medical Devices, Financial Services, Software, Engineering, Utilities and Pharmaceutical.  Some interesting discussion ensued, with a sense that it could have continued for much much longer if time …

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FUNDS & EXPERTISE FOR R&D

FUNDS & EXPERTISE FOR R&D

Clayton Hotel, Galway – 21st September – 8am to 10.30am

Featuring: Medtronic, Digital Optics, Chipright, NUI Galway, GMIT and Enterprise Ireland.

Join our free IRDG breakfast event to learn how to

Receive up to 80% Funding for your R&D…
Finance your innovation – each €1 of funding invested by these Enterprise Ireland funds has delivered €7.71 Net Turnover impact at company side (independent evaluation) – worth thinking about!

…whilst getting Expertise & Skills to boost your in-house R&D capability
Learn …

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INNOVATION PRACTICE GROUPS

“Sharing thoughts, best practice, tips and techniques in the areas of Research, Development and Innovation”

Confirmed Future Sessions:

  • Innovation Practice Group at Microsoft, Dublin: Tuesday, 11th September
  • Innovation Practice Group at Medtronic, Galway: November

Innovation Practice Groups are hosted by member companies, who generously share their experiences of Research, Development and Innovation. In many instances they will also be joined by external, expert, guest speakers.  Combined, this input provides a real practical learning environment, where the practices being discussed have …

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