On Thursday, May 5th, 2016, it@cork hosted the 2016 European Tech Summit, “Bringing you world class speakers from the Irish & European Tech Sector” event from City Hall, Cork. The event had a wide variety of topics featured but it was fintech, cybersecurity and a surprise announcement by Pat Phelan of Trustev that stole the…

On Thursday March 3rd, 2016, Innovate Ireland hosted the 2016 R&D conference from Croke Park, Dublin. The event consisted over 100 great speakers in a variety of different industries (pharmaceutical, biotechnology, IT / software, agriculture, agri-food, energy, chemicals, etc.) sharing their case studies and opportunities in research and innovation. Throughout the event, @riceire encouraged the audience to…

With the rapid growth in the gaming and software industries in Ireland, Braithwaite has outlined some eligible activities in both sectors under Revenue’s R&D Tax Credit Programme. General Software-based R&D activities that may be eligible (for a list of work that is not eligible click here): Development of a new operating systems Developing new generic…