News & Events

Startup Mania – Social Media for Startups

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 […]

Software Developer Research Assistant Wanted

February 23, 2016

Spoke/Target Project: Medical Device Mobile Framework project Position Software Developer Research Assistant (Development and Testing Framework) Position ID Project Lead Dr. Fergal McCaffery Salary scale SFI Research Assistant scale point 10 – €28,509 per annum. Location Dundalk Institute of Technology, Ireland (Post is based in Limerick) Name (if known) Positions will be advertised Industry partners […]

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. […]

The importance of Community

February 5, 2016

It’s so true, you never really think that much about community and the network you surround yourself with until it really matters. Anyone who knows me knows how much I value personal and business relationships. I network as best I can but I’m not omnipresent at networking events. But I do think it’s important to […]

Arralis awarded multi-system radar contract from the European Space Agency

January 25, 2016

Today, An Taoiseach, Enda Kenny TD was on hand to observe the signing of a significant European Space Agency contract awarded to Arralis, a technology company servicing the aerospace sector, founded and based in Limerick. The contract signing took place during the Enterprise Ireland Trade and Investment Mission to Netherland and Germany and is an […]

One Horizon Nexus Innovation Centre App

December 18, 2015

One Horizon have designed The NIC App exclusively for Nexus clients. The Nexus Call App is a smartphone App that uses your phones address book to Call, Text, share Pictures & Videos, create Groups and share you location with your phone contacts. The Nexus Call App works no matter what the mobile network. It is […]

Startup company at UL’s Nexus Innovation Centre Wins Intertrade Ireland Seedcorn Competition

November 26, 2015

Start-up company Ocean Survivor, based in the Nexus Innovation Centre in UL, is riding on the crest of a wave having won this year’s Intertrade Ireland Seedcorn competition. Owner Kieran Normoyle has developed a simple to use technology that mitigates the effects of hypothermia, while promoting comfort and mental well-being in a survival situation. While […]

Start Ups launched in 54 hours

April 13, 2015

Over 50 budding entrepreneurs, developers, designers, marketers and dreamers took to The Nexus Innovation Centre in UL from April 10th to 12th to create a startup in just 54 hours. Startup Weekend Limerick organised by Shane McCarthy and Stephen Dunworth of Bluechief social, Kieran Normoyle of Deviate Aspire and Peter Hunt of Node is a […]

Startup company at UL’s Nexus Innovation Centre in IBYE National Final

March 3, 2015

Start-up company Piggyback, based in the Nexus Innovation Centre in UL, has won a place at this year’s Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur (IBYE) National Final. Regional Winner for Best Idea IBYE 2015, PiggyBack uses cloud-based technology to provide taxi operators and drivers with insight into driver performance, demand hotspots and route efficiency. Nexus Centre Manager […]