Collaboration with industry and the professions will be at the heart of ESHI's activity. ESHI will have access to a number of support groups including DIT's technology and commercialization office, DIT Hothouse, ESHI Connect and DIT Foundation.

ESHI is located in The Greenway Hub, a new research and innovation building on DIT's Grangegroman campus. Also located in this building is DIT Hothouse, the award-winning, Innovation and Technology Transfer Office responsible for the commercialisation of intellectual property arising from DIT research. DIT Hothouse is the hub of innovation and technology transfer activities in DIT, the place where business meets innovation.  

ESHI Connect is a an environmental and health focussed community of companies, academics, researchers, students, State agencies, local government, start ups and business groups with a shared desire to push boundaries, exchange knowledge and create opportunities.

Membership based, ESHI Connect, brings together relevant stakeholders to network and discuss opportunities in a creative and supportive environment. It supports the development of an ongoing dialogue with enterprise through which the wealth of talent, knowledge and equipment within ESHI can be leveraged for the benefit of companies, community, society and the wider economy.

Current participants of ESHI Connect include:



Gas Networks Ireland

Bord na Mona


Enterprise Rent a Car

Coillte Teo

Transdev Ireland

Abbott Nutrition





Radisson Blu


Kerry EMEA





For further information on ESHI Connect, please contact:

David Kirk

Head of Corporate Partnerships


T: 00 353 14027039

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