Startup Island – an intensive startup bootcamp with a twist on Spike Island

The Governor has announced the launch of Startup Island – an intensive startup bootcamp with a twist. On the site of a disused former prison on an island off the coast of Cork, Startup Island will bring together investors, entrepreneurs, startups and experts for a gritty, two-day, overnight bootcamp. On Friday 18 and Saturday 19 November, […]

Tipperary start-ups invited to apply for share of €1.5m funding

€15,000 financial support available for innovative business start-ups in the south east* €1.5m in Enterprise Ireland funding has been secured for 55 early-stage entrepreneurs over the next five years in Tipperary through New Frontiers programme at Waterford Institute of Technology. Wrapsies Ltd  from Clonmel, Co Tipperary were among those who received support for the New […]

Sports & Tech 2016 Announce The National Sports Startup Competition powered by Bank of Ireland

Opportunity for the most innovative Irish sport tech startup to receive a €5,000 cash prize toward their business   The Sports & Tech Awards 2016 are proud to announce the launch of the inaugural ‘National Sports Startup Competition’ powered by Bank of Ireland. The competition which will take place on the 26th and 27th of […]

Startup Ireland absorbed by Connect Ireland to realise Ireland’s startup ambitions

ConnectIreland today (Tuesday) announced that it has assumed control of Startup Ireland, paving the way for an exciting new era in the ongoing evolution of Ireland’s startup ecosystem. Both organisations strongly believe in making Ireland a global startup hub by 2020 and have worked closely on furthering this ambition. ConnectIreland has seen a significant upsurge […]

Blacknight Sponsor Web Awards 2013 Startup Category

Blacknight Sponsor Web Awards 2013 Startup Category Award nominations are now open Leading Irish registrar, Blacknight have announced sponsorship of the 2013 Web Awards for the category of Best Website for a Startup. The 2013 Web Awards will reward website owners and developers who create compelling web presences that mix good experience with unique and […]