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 […]

Tax and Investment Information Session

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August 18, 2016

START UP MANIA Tax and Investment Information Session Location:  Nexus Innovation Centre, Tierney Building, University of Limerick When: 30th August 2016 Time: 11am to 1pm  (Lunch will be provided) Free of Charge   11am     Mairead Connolly & Vic Angley – PWC  Tax Incentives/ Tools to support growth, to include R&D tax credits, knowledge development box […]

BNest comes to Nexus


June 27, 2016

BNest is a social innovators support programme helping you to understand how all three aspects –Social, Business and Personal, apply to YOUR dream. So… what is BNest about? Personalised support for your Social Enterprise BNest helps you along your start up journey – bringing clarity to your social impact, the business needed to deliver on that and […]

Startup Mania – Social Media for Startups

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March 21, 2016

Startup Mania: How to Build a Startup Brand on Social Media With BlueChief Social A social media workshop for Entrepreneurs, Start-ups & SMEs Location:  Nexus Innovation Centre, Tierney Building, University of Limerick When: 15th April 2016 Time: 9.30am-12.30am   Areas covered: What are the key tools you should be using and why. The type of content […]

Startup Mania – Live Well & Work Well


February 12, 2016

Live Well & Work Well A Corporate Wellness Workshop for Entrepreneurs, Start-ups & SMEs Your health is important wherever you go. And now that many people are spending most of their day sitting at a desk or inside an office, implementing health programs inside the workplace has become a vital piece of a healthy lifestyle. […]