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

SETU and WWETB welcome Waterford’s UNESCO Learning City designation

Partners in education, South Eastern Technological University (SETU) and Waterford and Wexford Education and Training Board (WWETB), together welcome Waterford’s designation as a UNESCO Learning City. Read more

Applications for New Frontiers Entrepreneur Development Programme Phase 1 are now open

Is now the right time for your start-up idea? Have you 2 evenings per week to investigate it’s potential? The next Enterprise Ireland New Frontiers Phase 1 programme will be delivered online 2 evenings p.w. from February 27th to March 25th. Read more

SETU startX pre-accelerator applications open till 23rd February

Applications are open until February 23rd for South East Technological University’s pre-accelerator programme startX. Read more

Disruptive Technologies & Innovation Industry Day at SETU

Companies are invited to attend a ‘Disruptive Technologies & Innovation Industry Day’ at SETU Arena Waterford on February 1st, 2024. Read more

South East Jobs & Skills Fair 2024

Waterford Chamber, in partnership with Waterford City and County Council, are hosting the South East Jobs and Skills Fair on Saturday, February 17th in City Hall Waterford from 9am to 3pm. Read more

New York Times names Waterford among top ‘52 Places’ to visit in 2024

The New York Times has named Waterford among the top places to visit worldwide in 2024 and is the only Irish location on the list. Read more