IRDG Leading Innovation – Save the Date!

25 years ago a group of business leaders had a vision.  A vision that would see Ireland supporting and promoting Research, Development and Innovation.  A vision that would grow jobs in Ireland and ensure Ireland would be a leading force in changing international markets.  To deliver on that vision, IRDG was born.

Today with the strength of over 250 other organisations, IRDG continues to deliver on that vision.  On the 24th October, we will celebrate our past, but …

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IRDG supports Kellogg Innovation Network visit to Galway

IRDG was approached last year by the Department of Enterprise, Jobs and Innovation to support the Kellogg Innovation Network in bringing a delegation to Ireland.  This visit is now planned for September, and a number of member companies are being invited to meet with this group, who will engage with senior business, academic and political leaders during their time in Ireland.

The Kellogg Innovation Network KIN is a global community of innovators, a network of networks, across all sectors of …

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Smart Connected Devices Series continues with Dell EMC, 27th Sept

“IoT”, Michael Dell said, “allows companies to use the vast amounts of data they generate to design better products, improve operations and customer experience”.
(Michael Dell’s 7 Keys To The Future Of Dell Technologies And The IT Industry, May 2017)

The next stop in IRDG’s Smart Connected Devices / Internet of Things series is Dell EMC in Limerick.  The day will feature a range of presentations, exhibitions, networking and audience discussion, all designed to inform, stimulate and connect you. Subjects covered …

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Innovation in Food at Silver Hill Foods

We’re delighted that on the 31st August, IRDG members will have the unique opportunity of an Innovation Practice Group visit to Silver Hill Foods, proud producers of the #bestduck in the world!

Such visits are great opportunities for companies to learn from each other, and meet others facing similar challenges. This visit will cover such topics as Managing product innovation; Managing rapid growth in international markets; The journey to sustainability and how it has driven innovation in the areas of …

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