Over the summer of 2016 I had the pleasure of helping 11 ambitious students develop their highly innovative projects. Being a past participant of this programme, I knew how much they will benefit from the great supports available at The Rubicon Centre. Each project was awarded with €4’000 seed funding (provided by CAMMS, […]
Exxcel Female Entrepreneurship Programme (STEM)
The Rubicon Exxcel Programme is a new initiative providing women with a business idea related to the science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) sectors with the opportunity to explore and develop their idea. NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS.
CUMAS SECAD FEMALE ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROGRAMME
This is an intensive programme for female entrepreneurs who want to take their business ideas to the next stage. This year's programme is taking place in Ballingeary Co.Cork Closing date for applications is October 20th 2016.
Programmes: A wide range of business development supports offering expert training and business advice.
Business Support: Access to mentoring panels and advisory services, experienced sector specific entrepreneurs.
Client Services: Entrepreneurs and investors alike are attracted to the Rubicon because of its offerings of supports.
At a ceremony in the Royal Hospital in Kilmainham on Thursday 23rd June, CIT was awarded the Spin-Out Company Impact Award for the work done on AventaMed , the award winning spin-out from MEDIC. The KTI Impact Awards showcase the success in knowledge transfer carried out in Irish HEI’s and also acknowledge and celebrate the […]
Perfume alchemy is heavily dependent on rose oil and Cork-based start-up has this valuable sector firmly in its sights! Mon, May 30, 2016, 03:00 Olive Keogh, Irish Times One of the biggest users of essential oils is the global perfume industry, which is expected to be worth $46 billion (€41bn) by 2018. Perfume alchemy is […]
Startup Runway Project This exciting project – a partnership between CIT and the University of Economics at the University of DaNang – is funded through the Department of Foreign Affairs Vietnam Ireland Bilateral Exchange (VIBE) programme. The project has supported CIT and Rubicon Centre staff to travel to Vietnam to provide training to staff, and […]
The New Frontiers programme is funded by Enterprise Ireland and is delivered by the Rubicon Centre at Cork Institute of Technology and the Tom Crean Business Centre at the Institute of Technology Tralee. This programme has been designed to provide the best training an entrepreneur could find to turn their idea into a reality. This […]