DIT Hothouse, the DIT Agricultural Analytics Research Group (AARG) and industry partner PE Services were presented with a Software Special Merit Award at the Enterprise Ireland-Toplink.ie Innovation Arena by Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD.
From September to December 2015, DIT Hothouse will pilot an exciting new Monthly Inventor Competition, offering a €250 prize voucher to the best invention proposal received each month.
Simply complete our the DIT Hothouse staff and student sentiment survey before Friday, 25th September for your chance to win a One4all gift voucher worth €150
In January 2016, a new DIT Hothouse NextGen Incubator/Accelerator will open at the Dublin Institute of Technology campus in Grangegorman.
SmartChick, a new technology developed at DIT has been chosen to exhibit in the Innovation Arena at the 84th National Ploughing Championships, 22nd-24th Sept 2015
DIT Hothouse is currently seeking a commercial partner for an exciting new creative modelling toy developed at Dublin Institute of Technology
Phase 1 of the New Frontiers Programme is now Closed for applications.
New Frontiers Regional Masterclass Event: The Ins and Outs of Early Stage Investment Deals Wed 15th July, Beauchamps Solicitors, Riverside Two, Sir John Rogerson Quay, Dublin 2
There are five Hothouse companies included in the shortlist for the IIA Net Visionary Awards 2015.
Scriba, a groundbreaking new stylus for Apple mobile devices, designed and developed by 2015 Hothouse Programme graduate, Dublin Design Studio, has just launched on crowdfunding platform Kickstarter.
Researchers from the DIT School of Mechanical & Design Engineering have developed an exciting new modular aquaculture system now available to license from DIT Hothouse
The second call for Enterprise Ireland Commercialisation Fund project Support applications in 2015 is now open and will close for applicants at 5pm on Friday, July 17th.
DIT Hothouse’s latest newsletter is out now and ready to read!
Researchers from the DIT Applied Intelligence Research Centre (AIRC) have developed an exciting new receipt capture technology now available to license from DIT Hothouse
Adrian Walsh of CheckVentory has won the coveted Docklands Innovation Enterprise Award for 2015 winning €10,000 expansion funding.
23 research exhibits showcased over 75 technologies and R&D capabilities to more than 200 industry attendees in DIT Aungier St. on Wednesday, 25th February.
DIT Hothouse is once again sponsoring the Bolton Trust Student Enterprise Competition which has reached the semi-final stage
Start-Ups Go Head-to-Head in Enterprise Awards Battle for €10,000 expansion funding prize.
Dr. Coy’s Health Foods featured in this weeks Irish Times! See the article inside for more information.
Wattspot were featured in the Sunday Business Post! See the article for more information.
Five Dublin colleges will showcase research innovation and collaboration opportunities across ICT, Engineering, Clean-Tech, Food and Life Sciences in DIT on Wednesday, Feb 25th.
Phase 2 participants Wattspot are featured as Silicon Republic’s Tech Startup of the Week!
Killbiller who are currently on Phase 2 were featured in the Independent.ie Business section on Saturday. See the article for more information!
Mats Forsgren from Clindox featured in the Irish Times, and gave a special mention to DIT Hothouse and the New Frontiers Programme.
Phase 1 of the New Frontiers Programme is now open for applications.
As it prepares for an assault on the US market, DIT Hothouse alumnus, Smart Wall Paint has this month re-branded as 'Smarter Surfaces'.
DIT Hothouse prgramme alumnus, Dr. Coy’s Health Foods, has been listed as a finalist in the Irish Times InterTradeIreland Innovation Awards!
TenderScout has been listed as 'One to Watch' by Business & Finance! Read the article here...
DIT Hothouse has an immediate opportunity to recruit a Research Assistant to assist in developing the commercial summaries and value propositions for solar technologies developed in a €6 million, 12 partner pan-European research project called “PhotoVoltaic Cost reduction, Reliability, Operational performance, Prediction and Simulation " (PVCROPS).
DIT Hothouse’s latest newsletter is out now and ready to read!
DIT Hothouse and IADT hosted the New Frontiers Showcase Event last Friday 5th December, in St. Laurence, DIT Grangegorman.
DIT Hothouse, alongside its partners in the Dublin Region Innovation Consortium (DRIC), promoted research collaboration and technology licensing opportunities at the very successful National Innovation showcase in the Convention Centre, which saw nearly 2000 people come together to further Irish research & innovation.
Appleberry Press has won the prestigious ‘User Experience’ award in the Eircom Spiders 2014 for their website www.appleberrypress.com.
Current DIT Hothouse New Frontiers participant, Fund Recs, has signed a major contract with Capita Asset Services — part of one of the world’s leading professional services firms Capita Plc.
Current DIT Hothouse New Frontiers participant, Agriland, has been shortlisted for the Eircom Spider Awards 2014 in the News and Entertainment category.
Five Hothouse New Frontiers programme graduates took part in a two-day investment bootcamp in Dublin alongside companies from 13 other countries.
On Thursday 23rd October, Sean Mitchell, co-founder of Movidius will compete in the Emerging category of the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2014.
DIT Hothouse attended the recent Industry Research and Development Group annual conference to showcase DIT’s product design and development capabilities.
DIT Hothouse New Frontiers 6 Phase 2 is now open for applications with the closing date on 21 November 2014.
BovAlert, a technology developed at Institute of Technology Tallaght (ITT Dublin) and available to license from DIT Hothouse, has won the Animal Health Award (Start-up Category) at the Enterprise Ireland Toplink.ie Innovation Arena at the National Ploughing Championships 2014.
Discover how Big Data Analytics can transform information into insight and value for your business. Open Days are being held in Dublin on Sept 18th and Cork on Sept 23rd.
DIT Hothouse New Frontiers 6 Phase 1 is now open for applications with the closing date on 29 August 2014.
DIT Hothouse has been selected by Enterprise Ireland to showcase its AgriFood technology at the National Ploughing Championship's Innovation Arena in Ratheniska, Co. Laois from 23rd to 25th September.
We are delighted to announce that DIT Hothouse, along with its DIT research and industry partners, has been nominated for three awards at the Intellectual Property (IP) Awards 2014.
DIT Hothouse has produced four new technology videos promoting DIT researcher-industry collaboration and technologies to license.
DIT Hothouse launched its new e-newsletter this month which will be circulated via email each quarter. Our first edition features an interview with Alumni Sean Mitchell of Movidius, DIT Hothouse in the news, Hot Technologies and lots of other articles and information.
Researchers from Dublin Institute of Technology have developed a novel technology for enhancing oil spreadability on snack food products, such as biscuits and crisps.This method can reduce the fat content of food by 50-75% while maintaining its taste and appearance.
Congratulations to 3 of our DIT Hothouse alumni companies, Cicero Networks, micks garage and DecaWave all listed in the Sunday Business Post's ‘Hot high-growth companies Twenty to Watch’
DIT Hothouse was delighted to welcome 60 companies to the New Frontiers Masterclass titled “Scaling: From Seeds to the Stars, Lessons from the Frontline” last Monday, 16 June. Sponsored by BDO and held in their offices in Beaux Lane House, Dublin 2, the event was chaired by Dr. John McKeon, with three key-note speakers who kindly shared their experiences and stories.
The call for applications is for those active in the Manufacturing & Internationally Traded Services sectors. Closing date for applications is 3pm 23rd July 2014.
Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) can avail of significant European R&D funding through Horizon 2020 with the help of DIT Hothouse.
The June edition of the Sunday Business Post 'Connected' Magazine featured a double-page article on the success of DIT Hothouse in supporting Irish start-ups.
Tony Staunton, CEO of PropertyGate has won Best Investment proposal and prize of €10,000 at the 2014 Docklands Innovation Park Enterprise Awards. Tony is a recent graduate of New Frontiers, the DIT Hothouse Venture Programme supported by Enterprise Ireland.
Researchers from DIT's Communications Network Research Institute (CNRI) have developed a suite of innovative technologies designed to significantly improve Quality of Service on both wireless and wired networks, enhancing internet user experience and network operator profitability.
DIT Hothouse have an exciting new licensing opportunity for a novel waterproof and shockproof smartphone casing design that enables VHF (Very high frequency) radio functions through a mobile phone. The technology was developed in DIT recently and has already attracted significant media attention.
DIT and the International Council for Small Business have organised a World Entrepreneurship Conference in the Double Tree by Hilton, Burlington Road on Wednesday, 11th June. A special discounted entry rate is available for a limited time only.
If you're a DIT student or staff member, enter our inventor competition for a chance to win €1,000 in cash. €4,000 in total can be won across four invention categories. The closing date for applications is Friday, 6th June 2014.
DIT Hothouse collaborated with the NDRC to hold a Financial Technology talk in DIT Aungier St. on Friday, 11th April. The main aim of the event was to provide information on the new NDRC FinTech pre-accelerator programme which commences May, 19th.
DIT Hothouse will once again be sponsoring the DIT Kevin Street Project Fair taking place on Wednesday 9th April 2014.
In discussing the creation of spin-out companies and the development of HPSUs, Minister Bruton commented that “DIT Hothouse are top of the class”, acknowledging the commercialisation achievements of both the DIT Hothouse technology transfer office and its incubation centre.
On Thursday, 20th February, OptiWi-fi announced its agreement with O2 Wifi to deploy industry-first wireless network bandwidth optimization across their UK and Ireland networks. This will revolutionise user experience by significantly improving Wi-Fi quality at congested hotspots.
DIT Hothouse is seeking a qualified Electrical/Energy engineer with strong technical writing skills for a part-time paid internship working on a €6m EU solar energy project.
DIT researcher and Spin-Out Company Co-Founder wins Irish Software Association award for Outstanding Academic Achievement of the Year 2013
DIT and IT Tallaght funded to support Industry through €23 million National Technology Gateway Network
DIT Hothouse highlighted in The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2014
DIT Hothouse promoting innovation with the Industry Research & Development Group
DIT Hothouse is involved in a Research and Innovation Open Day, taking place in DIT Aungier Street on Wednesday, 12th June 2013. This collaborative event is organised by the Dublin Technological University Alliance - a unique partnership between Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT), IT Blanchardstown (ITB) and IT Tallaght (ITT).
Is there a typical entrepreneurial personality and does it matter when seeking investment? Tony Shone of Invisio is delivering a "pre-marriage course" for Investors and Entrepreneurs before they say “I do”
DIT Hothouse have partnered with Keith Finglas of Innovation Delivery to provide a full day design thinking workshop aimed at improving the ability of researchers and students to develop their ideas
DIT Hothouse has teamed up with Dublin Food Chain to promote the latest in agri-tech innovation emerging from the Dublin Region Innovation Consortium while high profile guest speakers will discuss the latest trends in the food industry.
DIT Hothouse will promote the latest biomedical technologies and research capabilities from DIT at Biomed 2015 in the RDS from 29-30 April 2015
DIT Hothouse to promote business start-up opportunities and technologies at the Smart Business Show 2015
Both the DIT Hothouse Technology Transfer Office and Incubation Centre will be exhibiting at the Smart Business Show in the RDS, Dublin on the 22nd and 23rd April 2015