ITLG Young Innovators 2018 open for applications

ITLG Young Innovators 2018, powered by LIT is now open for applicationsLimerick Institute of Technology


Ever wondered what life will be like in 2068 – 50 years from now? What will our most important needs be? Join us for the biggest one-day innovation challenge in the world!


Limerick Institute of Technology is inviting post-primary schools to submit teams to compete for the ITLG Young Innovators 2018 Title. This is one of the world’s biggest one-day innovation challenge events and takes place in Shannon Airport on Friday 2nd March 2018.

On the day, teams will take part in a competitive workshop facilitated by mentors from industry & academia; meet innovators, leaders & entrepreneurs from across the globe who will share their predictions of life in the future; win incredible prizes; get a chance to see and hear about the futuristic technologies already hitting the marketplace! Participants will compete to be crowned ITLG Young Innovators 2018 and win an incredible trip to Silicon Valley for the winning team and teacher.


This event is Free, we provide lunches and no preparatory work is required – it’s a one day challenge event! Links to register and to view videos and photographs from the 2014 and 2016 events can be found at

Early booking is advised.


For more information, contact Gillian Barry, Head of Innovation & Enterprise, LIT at: or tel: 061 293151 or see