Breakthrough Innovation Programme

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The Breakthrough Innovation Programme brings you through a disciplined framework to discover and analyse where the innovation potential lies in your enterprise and how you can capitalise on those opportunities to strive for growth.

Aimed at established businesses (trading on average 3 years+), with between 3 - 50 employees and turnover of approx. €250,000, the Breakthrough Innovation Programme will help you take your enterprise to the next level by delivering sophisticated breakthrough innovations.

The Breakthrough Innovation Programme is for you, if:

  • You have a burning ambition to grow your business
  • You find yourself wishing you could create more value or improve or transform your enterprise
  • You wonder is there a better way of doing business
  • You struggle to identify the right innovation opportunities
  • You are unsure where within your organisation, with whom or how to innovate for breakthrough impact
  • You lack a disciplined approach to tackle the innovation challenge

Participation, Commitment and Outcomes

Your commitment is €50 and c.28 hours, including; a one to one Mentor Session to discussed the outcome of your pre course innovation capability diagnostic assessment,  9 ‘Micro Workshops’ and associated tasks taking part on selected dates from 8.30am to 10am which will be delivered over 4 weeks, and multiple 1:1 touch points with a qualified mentor following the completion of the workshops. The Breakthrough Innovation Programme is a hands on, sleeves rolled up programme, which will help you discover the innovations that will effectively drive your long-term growth and survival.

Fully immersing yourself in the Breakthrough Innovation Programme and following through on your Implementation Plan will yield revenue growth, export growth, improved profitability, greater efficiency, more employment, more engagement with the innovation ecosystem, including Dublin City University and Trinity College Dublin, to drive fresh impetus into your business and ultimately lead to a more sustainable enterprise delivering value to customers.


Application Process

Interested parties are invited to initially register their interest by emailing or through the programme web page by filling in some details at

Programme testimonials available here