News and Events

  • SPRINT Accelerator 2 Programme

    20 Mar
    SPRINT Accelerator 2 Programme

    SPRINT Accelerator 2 Programme kicked off on Monday 20th March with Enterprise Ireland support for 12 researcher led ventures working on commercialising IP from the University and creating businesses that will scale and grow.

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  • Enterprise Ireland Hosted its Board Meeting in GATEWAY UCC on 9th September

    15 Oct
    Enterprise Ireland Hosted its Board Meeting in GATEWAY UCC on 9th September

    Following the Board Meeting, the Board were given a Presentation by Myriam Cronin, Manager GATEWAY UCC, followed by a tour of the GATEWAY UCC meeting with UCC Spin Out companies  Atlantia Food Trials and Luxcel Biosciences Ltd before being introduced to the suite of UCC Programmes, Centres and Initiatives that engage with industry in the Region and Nationally. These included Technology Transfer; The Health Innovation Hub; Tyndall National Institute; IMERC; EU EXXCEL; Blackstone Charitable Foundation; Food Industry Training Unit and IGNITE.


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  • Myriam Cronin explains her role as GATEWAY UCC Manager in the Irish Examiner

    09 Jan
    Myriam Cronin explains her role as GATEWAY UCC Manager in the Irish Examiner

    GATEWAY UCC manager, Myriam Cronin, says “supporting job creation, innovation and entrepreneurship in the knowledge-based sector is a key remit” of the business centre. “We actively support start-ups and entrepreneurs, through our state-of-the-art, on-campus facilities, access to a world-class research environment, mentoring, business coaching and support services.” To date, Gateway-incubated companies support 140 jobs in 20 start-ups specialising in IT/ICT; food; education; health; energy; medical devices and pharma.

    The full article can be downloaded here: Examiner Article 09/01/2015

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  • GATEWAY Company EXCEEDENCE Job Announcement

    22 Dec
    GATEWAY Company EXCEEDENCE Job Announcement


    Cork, 12 December 2014: Minister for Agriculture, Food, the Marine and Defence Simon Coveney, T.D. announced the creation of more than 80 new jobs in the marine energy sector for Cork Harbour today

    The US ocean energy company, Resolute Marine Limited, will create 80 new jobs over the next 5 years, as it establishes its European headquarters in Cork. Exceedence Ltd, a spin out from UCC’s Beaufort Research Centre, will create 5 new jobs in the marine renewable energy financial consultancy in 2015, while Resolve Marine, a global salvage company, will create up to 6 jobs in the next 12 months in its European headquarters located in Cork Harbour.   

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  • GatewayUCC newsletter June 2014

    16 Jun
    GatewayUCC newsletter June 2014

    The GATEWAY UCC Business Innovation and Incubation Centre is a purpose
    built 21 unit state-of-the-art Innovation Centre, jointly funded by UCC and
    Enterprise Ireland, to support and accelerate the development of successful
    knowledge-intensive enterprises, translating academic research into
    commercially viable, technology-led companies.

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  • Competitive Start Fund – ICT and Industrial Sectors

    16 Jun
    Competitive Start Fund – ICT and Industrial Sectors

    Enterprise Ireland launched a call for applications to the Competitive Start Fund active in Manufacturing and Internationally traded services including the following sectors Internet, Games, Apps, Cloud Computing, Enterprise Software, Lifesciences, Food, Consumer Products, Medical Devices and e-Health today Wednesday 4th June, 2014.

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  • Bank of Ireland Accelerator programme

    16 Jun
    Bank of Ireland Accelerator programme

    Any business in Ireland or overseas that’s currently in operation is welcome to apply. However, from experience we know the type and size of company that can benefit most from our Accelerator programme.  These are usually businesses that have been operating for typically for 18 to 30 months, have between two and eight employees and have a clearly identified customer group.

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Previous events

December 2012

  • Nebula Ventures - Gavin Burke - Share Capital Structure Lecture - 14 December
  • Damien Mulley - Digital Media - Facebook/Twitter for Busiess - building your own site - 7 December

November 2012

  • Cameo Communication - Renata Murphy "Creating a Media Opportunity and Management of a Crisis Media Situation" - 6 November

October 2012

  • Irish Times Innovation Roadshow - 5 October



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