UL launches the ‘From Research to Spin Out – the Role of Entrepreneurial and Innovative Thinking’ Programme’

March 29, 2022

Science, technology and innovation (STI) play a critical role in building more resilient, sustainable and inclusive societies.   Through the transformation of high-quality scientific research into real-world solutions has the potential to stimulate economies, the welfare of societies, improve the wellbeing and health of individuals and provide solutions to the many challenges of the Sustainable Development […]

Venture Capital Conference

January 15, 2019

This years’ s Venture Capital Conference takes place in Croke Park on 7th March. The conference website is:   Why should you attend? Benefit from the insights of the founder of Havok and Frontline Ventures Partner, Steve Collins Get right up-to-date on the current investment scene on the island of Ireland Learn from the experts […]

Limerick Life Science Event

May 1, 2018

Session Highlights – Learn about Northern Powerhouse Life Sciences ecosystem – Hear about The Liverpool City Region Life Sciences recent £1bn investment – Hear from businesses that have successfully scaled in the UK – Win tickets to Life Science Day at The International Business Festival 2018 – Female Life Sciences entrepreneur competition – access to SheTrades Global […]

UL Nexus Innovation Centre marks 5 years in business and over 300 jobs created

July 10, 2017

UL Nexus Innovation Centre marks 5 years in business and over 300 jobs created Building entrepreneurs –student spin-out success with over 68% of companies founded by UL graduates Nexus Innovation Centre at the University of Limerick today (10th July) marked its fifth year in business with the launch of its annual report by Minister for Training, Skills, Innovation, Research […]

Innovation Camp at University of Limerick

May 25, 2017

Make the most of your October mid-term with this exciting one-week Innovation Camp at University of Limerick. Unlock your creativity and innovate new ventures. Take part in idea generation, design thinking and  get hands on with science, engineering and sports challenges. All in a fun and dynamic learning environment! October 23rd to 27th.   Make […]

InterTradeIreland Seedcorn Competition

March 14, 2017

Connor Sweeney talks about the benefits of entering the Seedcorn competition.   Seedcorn 2017 competition now open Early stage innovative companies need funding to help their business take flight. The Seedcorn Investor Readiness Competition not only offers a total cash prize of €280,000, it helps companies get investor ready and introduces them to valuable networks. […]

Trusource Labs Visit Nexus

January 16, 2017

Date: 18th January Time: 12.30pm Venue: Nexus Boardroom     Dear Nexus clients,   Trusource Labs has recently opened an office in Limerick. At our core, we are focused on complex technical support, and many of the environments in which we work fall into the IoT space. Each of our successful clients in the US started […]

B Nest and Nexus Host Governance Event for Social Enterprises in Limerick

December 14, 2016

B Nest and Nexus Host Governance Event for Social Enterprises in Limerick An open event for social enterprises entitled “Legal Set-up and proper governance for social enterprises” took place in the University of Limerick on December 12th. The BNest incubator for social enterprises in Limerick has been working for over three months now and all of […]

US Ireland Research Innovation Awards 2017

October 24, 2016

Are you the future of US-Ireland research innovation?   The call for applications for the 2017 US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards is now open. Application Deadline is Friday, 16 December 2016 at 5pm (GMT). Apply online at or us-ireland-research-innovation-2017

Looking for Irelands Best Young Entrepreneurs 2016

September 9, 2016

If you are aged between 18 and 35 with an outstanding idea/commercial venture for a start-up or existing business then you should enter the IBYE Competition. Almost any young person with a business idea can enter this competition.   It doesn’t matter what your background is. Maybe you have been to University and researched a […]