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Arc Academy (Entrepreneur Development Programme)

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Arc Academy (Entrepreneur Development Programme)
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Time: All Day
Location: ArcLabs, Carriganore
Cost: FREE

Arc Academy is the WIT entrepreneur development programme which runs from June 12th until August 4th. It will help you to develop your business idea, test the concept and make it a reality.  The programme provides free:

  • Incubation in a co-working environment in ArcLabs until September 1st
  • Enterprise Workshops (two per week)
  • Enterprise Development Mentoring
  • Technology Development Mentoring (ICT & Engineering)
  • Enterprise Management Buddy
  • Entrepreneur encounter workshops
  • Access to Local Enterprise Office, Enterprise Ireland and South East BIC advisers
  • Support to apply for relevant enterprise funding and the Ireland's Best Young Entrepreneur programme and New Frontiers where appropriate.


Arc Academy is provided by WIT for aspiring entrepreneurs who are or recently have been WIT students. There are 8 places available but as there will be many more applicants for the programme we are holding enterprise presentations followed by questions in ArcLabs in Carriganore on May 30th from 8.30am to 5pm. You will present your idea for 8 minutes, followed by 12 minutes of questions and clarification from our three person panel.

The steps for applying are very straight forward:

  1. Email Ciaran Cullen at [email protected] indicating that you wish to have the opportunity to apply (this is so we can schedule your time)

  2. Send your Powerpoint presentation to [email protected] and copy [email protected] by 5pm on Thursday 25th of May* (this will be the final version that is sent to the panel and loaded for your presentation)

  3. On the 26th of May you will receive your time to present and meet the panel.

  4. Present to the panel on the 30th of May.


For further information please contact Ciaran Cullen on 051-302975 or email [email protected]

* Late applications may be accepted if places are still remaining after 25 May


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