Funding & Collaboration for Business Innovation, 13th & 14th October

Saving you time, energy & effort on your Innovation Funding Strategy by bringing all the key players together for you.  In a few hours, you will hear about the key programmes and supports, and be able to meet virtually with the various agencies to discuss what might best suit your business. 

Is your business up to date on the incentives and expertise available to support your R,D&I?

Join us to learn more – Virtual Conference – 13th & 14th October – 8.45am to 2pm each day

Supports including research capability, subject matter expertise, specialised equipment and finance are available to indigenous and multinational industries to help business innovation. The challenge for most businesses is being up to date with the variety available and evaluating options. There are a wide range of options, and they evolve regularly. Knowing what best suits your needs can be tricky. 

This virtual event will feature talks, case studies, exhibition and networking opportunities. The detailed agenda will be available shortly, but once you are registered, you will be free to dip in and out over the day as sessions pique your interest.  Recordings will also be available afterwards to those registered for anything you miss. 

We’ll be working through: 

  • Disruptive Technologies Innovation Fund (DTIF)
  • In-house Funding Programmes
  • Tax Incentives
  • RD&I Grants
  • Business Innovation
  • Collaboration Supports
  • Accessing RD&I Skills
  • Industry case studies sharing experiences of participating in various programmes

Collaborative Partners

  • Showcase of expertise and contacts available to support industry will also be available.  

IRDG’s One-to-One Support for Members

IRDG plays a key role in keeping members up to date and maximising what might be applicable and best suited. This event is just one way we can help. However, we are also available to chat with you directly on this topic and advise you at any time.


Members: There is no fee for employees of member companies to attend this event.  Enter the Promo Code received by email to reveal the complimentary member tickets.  Please email Mary.Byrne@irdg.ie if you need to check whether or not your business is a member of IRDG.

Non-Members:  If you are interested in exploring membership of IRDG for your business, we are happy to help you.  Any fees paid for attendance at this event can be used as a credit towards your first year’s corporate membership with IRDG assuming your business joins within 2 months of this event, and is a direct RD&I performer so as to be eligible for membership.  

A copy of IRDG’s Payments Policy is available on this link