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ATU Innovation Centre’s Profiled in University Magazine

ATU Innovation Centre’s Profiled in University Magazine

Discover the noteworthy initiatives of ATU's Innovation Centre in the latest issue of ATU Magazine. Explore the Centre's integral role in fostering research, innovation, and collaboration within the university community. Learn about how the Innovation Centre assists high-potential entrepreneurs...

ATU Spirit of Entrepreneurship event back on campus

ATU Spirit of Entrepreneurship event back on campus

Now in its 15th year, the annual Spirit of Entrepreneurship event is back onsite at Atlantic Technological University (ATU) and will take place in the Mayo campus on Monday, 2 October 2023 in St Mary's Hall, commencing at 4pm. It promises to be a great evening for aspiring entrepreneurs with great...

EMPOWER Programme Metrics 2022

EMPOWER Programme Metrics 2022

EMPOWER offers two separate programs, TÚS aimed at people who have a business idea they want to explore and FÁS (GROWTH) for entrepreneurs who are already in business and are looking to grow their business and to develop. EMPOWER has been on the scene since 2017, when it was founded due to the...

AuriGen Medical Crowdfunds over €3M in three weeks

AuriGen Medical Crowdfunds over €3M in three weeks

AuriGen Medical, an Irish medical devices start-up has raised over €3 million through crowdfunding in just three weeks. The company, which is based at ATU iHub Galway City has developed a heart implant designed to treat both the stroke and arrhythmia risk associated with atrial fibrillation. It...

ATU iHubs based InVera Medical secures €4.6M in DTIF funding

ATU iHubs based InVera Medical secures €4.6M in DTIF funding

ATU iHub Galway City client company InVera Medical is one of two medtech projects set to receive Government funding under the fourth round of the Disruptive Technologies Innovation Fund (DTIF).  The funding announced on the 16th December 2022 is the second tranche of awards to be distributed in...

Ronspot Ltd secures investment of €1.1 million

Ronspot Ltd secures investment of €1.1 million

The team at Ronspot are delighted to announce the company has raised €1.1 million in investment funding. The news follows the recent dramatic growth in the hybrid working and space management market. This investment is being led by Dublin-based Furthr VC (formally DBIC Ventures) and includes the...