Local Enterprise Week 2nd-6th March 2020

Local enterprise Week 2020

Local Enterprise Week Activities

Fingal Local Enterprise Office (LEO) is one of 31 across Ireland that has announced a series of exciting initiatives aimed at stimulating business activity locally.

Download the Local Enterprise Week 2020 Brochure

Registration is 30 Minutes before each event start-time!

Monday 2nd March

Time

Event Name

Venue

Price

Event Details and Booking Link

09:00 - 13:00

Start-up Bootcamp

Newbridge House, Donabate

€10

Thinking of starting a business? Or just started? This Business Start-Up Bootcamp is for you! Join us for high-energy, engaging and interactive half-day of talks, personal and small group exercises.

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16:00 - 19:00

Leadership Skills for Your Business

LEO LAB

Marine Hotel, Sutton

€10

This highly interactive 3-hour Leadership masterclass session will start your leadership journey and equip participants with enhanced leadership skills, knowledge, confidence and develop a peer network in a relaxed Business Buffet style environment.

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18.30 - 21:00

Digital Masterclass

PayPal, Ballycoolin

PayPal

€10

LEO Fingal is hosting a unique event dedicated to the growing field of Social Media & influencer marketing with seasoned social media practitioner Seanie Walsh.

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Tuesday 3rd March

Time

Event Name

Venue

Price

Event Details and booking Link

08:15 - 09:30

Behind the Business Networking Breakfast 

Fingal Dublin Chamber

Grand Hotel, Malahide

€10

Fingal Dublin Chamber is hosting a business networking breakfast featuring successful Fingal entrepreneurs who will share their tips for business growth.

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12:30 - 14:00

Preparing Your Business for Growth

      Plato Dublin

IBM, Damastown, Mulhudart

IBM

€10

A fast-paced and high level seminar where you will learn from expert business strategist Damien O’Brien how to scale your business through 4 key elements: People, Plan, Implementation & Cash.

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18:30 - 20:30

Ethnic Entrepreneurship Expo

Empower

Bracken Court Hotel, Balbriggan

FOC

Ireland has a long and successful history of entrepreneurship and many newcomers aspire to own a profitable small business. However, there are specific challenges ethnic entrepreneurs face when starting and operating a small business in the Irish business landscape.

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Wednesday 4th March

Time

Event Name

Venue

Price

Event Details and Booking Link

08:30 -  11:00

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Raising Finance for a Start-Up

LINC

The LINC, TU Dublin Blanchardstown Campus

FOC

Raising finance for your Start-up can be a real challenge. Where do you start? Who is the right lender for your business? How do you apply? How do you improve your chances of getting a positive decision?

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08:30 - 12:00

Innovation Grants to Grow Your Business

Enterprise Ireland

Crowne Plaza Blanchardstown

FOC

Enterprise Ireland’s Agile Innovation Fund is a great fit for companies that need to rapidly develop solutions or are planning a first new product development project. 

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09.30 - 16.30

Brexit: Prepare Your Business for Customs

BEaT Centre, Balbriggan

FOC

Learn the export and import customs procedures required to trade with non-EU countries, how tariffs work and the need to correctly classify your goods.

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Thursday 5th March

Time

Event Name

Venue

Price

Event Details and Booking Link

09:30 - 13:00

Productivity and Competitiveness Seminar

Balbriggan Chamber

Bracken Court, Balbriggan

€10

Hosted by Balbriggan Chamber and Local Enterprise Office Fingal, this half-day seminar aims to provide business owners with an opportunity to think about what being competitive means for their business.

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09:30 - 13.00

Finance Skills for SMEs

Local Enterprise Office Training Facility, Swords

€10

Many SME owners can find themselves lacking the skills and confidence to make important business decisions. Good financial literacy is essential for SMEs looking to expand and compete in this increasingly complex commercial world.

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18.00 - 21:00

Making It Happen: Fingal Enterprise Awards

Fingal Enterprise Awards 2020

The Atrium, Fingal County Council, County Hall, Swords

Free

The finalist entrepreneurs in this year’s Fingal Enterprise Awards competition will feature in this dynamic showcase event. The overall “Fingal Enterprise Award” winner will go forward to represent Fingal at the National Final in May 2020, at which they will compete with thirty other winners from throughout Ireland in the National Enterprise Awards.

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Friday 6th March

Time

Event Name

Venue

Price

Event Details and Booking Link

09.00 - 13.00

Trading Online Vouchers Scheme Seminar

Riasc Centre, Feltrim, Swords

Free

Join us for a free half-day seminar on how you can develop your online presence through the TOV scheme, featuring a grant to the value of €2,500 towards e-commerce and digital marketing strategy costs.

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12:00 - 14:00

"A Taste of Success" with Catherine Fulvio

FEWN 2019

Clayton Hotel Dublin Airport, Stockhole Lane

€10

LEO Fingal will host a lunch for the Fingal Enterprising Women Network, celebrating International Women’s Day. Our guest speaker for this exciting event will be Day-time Emmy nominee, Celebrity Chef and Female Entrepreneur Catherine Fulvio!

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09.00 - 16.00

Open Days Across Fingal Enterprise Centres

  • BEaT (Balbriggan),
  • Base (Mulhuddart),
  • Drinan (Swords)

Free

As part of Local Enterprise Week, Fingal Enterprise Centres will stage an Open Day, inviting business people from all over the region to experience what they have to offer.

There are 3 Enterprise Centres to choose from:

  • Balbriggan Enterprise & Training Centre, Balbriggan
  • Drinan Enterprise Centre, Swords
  • Base Enterprise Centre, Mulhuddart

Thinking of starting a business? Make an appointment to see a business advisor in the one-to-one mentor clinics running at each Enterprise Centre throughout the day. Call 01 8900800 to make an appointment.

Download the Local Enterprise Week 2020 Brochure

 

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