Innovate Wicklow! - Masterclass in Strategic Design for Innovation and Supports for Innovation 09/12/2021

9.30am - 11.00am
Business Training

Join us for an introduction to strategic design and learn how it can be applied to develop strategies for growth and innovation in your business.


Join us for an introduction to Strategic Design and learn how it can be applied to develop strategies for growth and Innovation in your business. Learn more about financial supports for introducing Innovation into your business. Get new perspectives and understanding of the actionable innovation process which facilitates critical thinking about;

  • how things are done in the business.
  • what is working, what is not?
  • what is the vision, the motivation?
  • what are the drivers for the business?
  • what are the opportunities?

Find out how to create new ideas, resulting in new ways of doing things:

  • new product development,
  • new market development,
  • or new business processes.

This Masterclass will also act as a primer for expression of interest in our future Innovation Programme for 2022.

An outline of state support for Innovation in business will also be presented, including:

Innovation Vouchers, Agile Innovation Fund, Innovation Partnerships, Feasibility Study funding and access to Research & Technology Networks.

Date:Thursday, 9th December 2021
Time:9.30am to 11.00am
Location:Online via Zoom


Lynne Whelan, Senior Design Strategist,

and Colin Eyre, Design Strategist

Design + Technology Gateway, IT Carlow  

Suitable for:

Any business in County Wicklow that wants to learn how to use design thinking to introduce innovation into the business, whether that be new products, new processes or new approaches to markets and distribution channels.

Business in County Wicklow that may be looking for funding to support Innovation.