Local Enterprise Week 2021

Spotlight Events

LEW 2021

Local Enterprise Week 2021 Activities

Local Enterprise Office Monaghan have an exciting line-up of events planned to celebrate Local Enterprise Week 2021. The schedule of events are outlined below and if you are interested in attending any of these events, please click the 'Register Here' link which will bring you through to our booking facility. All of this year's events will be held online and login details will be forwarded to those registered before the event. 

Monday 1st




10.00am - 12.30pm

Making Money from Your Invention

Learn how to create, protect and exploit your concepts, products, services and creative work. Whatever you are doing you can use IP to your great advantage.

Registration is now closed.
2.30pm - 3.30pm

Dundalk Institute of Technology -What it could do to help your business

This afternoon seminar will explore the many options available from DkIT for start-ups and business in the Region. It will also introduce DkIT Connect, their new support for businesses operating in the Connected Health and Wellbeing Sector. Speakers include: Garrett Duffy, Incubation Centre Manager, Neil McLoughlin, Technology Transfer Manager and Angela Duffy, Director DkIT Connect.

Registration is now closed.
6.30pm - 9.30pm

Start Your Own Business Course

Are you looking for a change of career and thinking of starting your own business? This course is designed to be a practical workshop, to teach you the mechanics behind starting a business.

Registration is now closed.

Tuesday 2nd

10.30am - 11.30pm

3 Clicks & You're In - Maximising Your Website's Potential

Building a website is one thing but maximising it’s potential is another. This seminar will highlight areas for you to focus on to make sure your website is preforming how it should.

Registration is now closed.

Wednesday 3rd

10.00am - 12.00pm

Retailing in a Pandemic - How to Thrive

This practical seminar for the Retail sector  delivered by leading expert Miriam Simon of PTO will look at the key areas facing retailers in the current climate including; The Consumer Mindset 2020 / 2021, Overview of the key challenges Retailers are facing, Opportunities for Retail in 2021, 10 Key Tips to help business thrive

Registration is now closed.
11.00am - 1.00pm

The Data Value Hub - Helping your Business Compete with Data

The mission of the Data Value Hub is to help Enterprises with the tools to adopt, innovate and embrace new technology to drive competitiveness. They deliver tailormade projects and upskilling in the Agri Food, Engineering and Services sectors on; Data Analysis, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Edge Computing, Autonomous Systems & Monitoring and Measurement Systems.

Registration is now closed.
2.30pm - 4.00pm

eCommerce Essentials for 2021

Expert speakers David Campbell, Head of e-Commerce at humm by flexifi, the market leader in the Irish Buy Now, Pay Later sector and Director in Digital Business Ireland and Conor McHugh, Managing Director of ASK Supply Chain Consultants Ltd. will take a look at how the eCommerce landscape will be impacted in 2021.

This event is invitation only

Thursday 4th

2.30pm - 4.00pm

Fostering a Lean Culture and Boosting Team Engagement

Join us in this online webinar to hear about Lean business supports available in the North East region and to hear valuable insights from our guest speakers - how to shape and drive your company’s Lean mindset; engage your entire team in clean Lean thinking; achieve continued success by making Lean stick; develop a more agile, innovative and responsive Lean business.

Registration is now closed.

Friday 5th

9.30am - 12.30pm

 Trading Online Voucher Information Webinar

This innovative scheme helps small businesses to develop their online presence by offering vouchers, valued at up to €2,500, towards website development or digital marketing strategy. This interactive online information session will cover various topics, including developing a website, digital marketing, social media for business and search engine optimisation. The information provided is impartial and will help you decide what trading online options are right for your business.

Registration is now closed.
10.00am - 10.45am

Distance Selling to the UK - New Rules

This session with Rose Tierney from TT Customs, will give an overview of the distance selling rules applicable to the Business to Consumer (B2C) sales of goods to the UK.

Registration is now closed.

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For the full details of National Spotlight events taking place during Local Enterprise Week click here.