Chew and Chat with Michael Kearney at GreenTech HQ this Friday

On Friday, 28th June at GreenTechHQ successful businessman and manager of the Irish Rugby Team for 8 years, Michael Kearney talks about his time with the team and the lessons he learnt that can help your business grow, alongside serial entrepreneur Ed Murphy who will host the chew and chat.

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South East BIC rebrands as Propelor BIC, Expands Regional Reach

Since its inception in 1995, South East BIC has been dedicated to supporting the startup ecosystem in the region. And this week marks a significant milestone in their nearly 30-year history as the organization has undergone a transformative rebranding and are excited to introduce its new name and identity: Propelor BIC. Read more

Drone footage illustrating North Quays public infrastructure works

The North Quays Public Infrastructure Project is being developed in partnership between the Urban Regeneration & Development Fund (URDF), the National Transport Authority (NTA) and Waterford City & Council. The overall level of public infrastructure investment is €207m. Read more

Port owners, Irish Rail, are seeking expressions of interest for the design and construction of an Offshore Renewable Energy Hub at Rosslare Europort

Irish Rail are seeking expressions of interest for the design and construction of an Offshore Renewable Energy Hub at Rosslare Europort with construction expected to commence towards the end of 2025. Read more

Transformative Investment from IBM Ireland includes jobs growth at Red Hat in Waterford

Technology giant IBM Ireland today announced a new investment that will create up to 800 high-tech jobs across Ireland. The new roles will be in high value R&D and digital sales and consulting roles delivered across Dublin, Cork and Waterford. Read more

Economic opportunity of offshore wind development for South and South East outlined in report

A substantial,  €4.4 billion in gross value add, economic opportunity for both the south coast region and Ireland as a result of the development of the south coast offshore wind pipeline has been identified in a study carried out by BVG Associates. Read more

Ireland’s newest library and makerspace, Mayfair Library in the Abbey Quarter, Kilkenny is open

Ireland’s newest library, the Mayfair, has been opened in the the Abbey Quarter, Kilkenny City. The new building will provide library space of 1,800 square metres, comprising of flexible digital spaces for training and innovation with a dedicated makerspace providing access to 3D printers, 3D scanners and sewing machines.

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Source Galileo and Rosslare Europort sign agreement to develop offshore wind projects

Source Galileo , a leading Irish and European renewable energy development company, and Iarnród Éireann, the Port Authority for Rosslare Europort, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to work together with the common goal of developing Rosslare Europort as a key facilitator in the delivery of large-scale offshore wind farm projects in Irish coastal waters.

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Summer Breakfast Briefings on upskilling opportunities for enterprise across the South East

The South East Regional Skills Forum along with South East Technological University, the Education & Training Boards, and Skillnets are organizing a series of Summer Breakfast Briefings for enterprise across the South East starting on Thursday 9th May. Read more

South East GreenTech Meetup will discuss the regional opportunity for Offshore Wind

The next South East GreenTech Meetup will take place on Wednesday, 24th of April with doors open at 6.45pm. Dr. David Dempsey, Retired Country Leader at Salesforce Ireland is the leader of the new South East Offshore Wind Partnership and will discuss the economic opportunity presented by offshore wind at the MeetUp. Read more