Innovate 2021 Conference

Innovation Conference 2021

#INNOVATE2021 Thursday 30th September 2021


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Competitive Advantage for those who Innovate

Kildare Local Enterprise Office held their annual National event INNOVATE2021 to celebrate the thriving culture of innovation that exists throughout Ireland today.

One of the keys to any successful business, regardless of it’s size, is innovation. Developing new ideas is the fuel that will keep your business up to date. Innovation will keep operations, products, and services fresh. Adding this fuel will make your business more competitive.

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Headlining the event were expert speakers in innovation including;

Attendees were informed of the available innovation supports with agency speaker Ailish Delaney, Design Plus, from Design plus Carlow IT. Ailish outlined the supports available to assist companies in creating an environment for innovation, and in creating that competitive edge.

Guest speakers Padraig Doolan from Enterprise Ireland, and Head of Enterprise Jacqui McNabb together with Senior Enterprise Development Officer, Claire Dunleavy from the Local Enterprise Offices highlighted the range of financial supports available for SMEs to ‘Make it Happen’ when building innovation into their business.

The spotlight support that was featured at the event was Enterprise Ireland's Innovation Voucher. Find out more about Innovation Vouchers here >>

* A welcome note * with Jacqui McNabb, Head of Economic Development and Enterprise, Kildare County Council

* Turning Innovative Ideas into Business Opportunity * - BE INSPIRED 

* Innovation Supports for your Business * - BE SUPPORTED

 Ailish Delaney, Design Plus, Carlow IT

Padraig Doolan, Enterprise Ireland