New €4.8 million Education, Entrepreneurship and Research Facility Opens at UCD Lyons Farm
Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment, Simon Coveney TD has officially opened a new €4.8 million state-of-the-art facility (ca. 1,010 sq.m.) incorporating the AgTechUCD Innovation Centre and the UCD Bimeda Herd Health Hub at UCD Lyons Farm in Co. Kildare.
Eight Start-Ups Selected for AgTechUCD’s Third Accelerator Programme
The AgTechUCD Innovation Centre has announced the eight start-ups, from across Ireland, which have been selected to take part in its third accelerator programme dedicated to early-stage start-ups with global potential in the AgTech, Agrifood, Equine sectors.
SiriusXT Ltd Announced World’s First Commercial Deployment of Novel Table-Top Soft X-ray Microscope
SiriusXT, a UCD spin-out, has announced the world’s first commercial deployment of the SXT-100, the company’s unique table-top Soft X-ray Microscope with applications in disease research and the drug discovery process.
Giyst Featured as Siliconrepublic.com Start-up of the Week
Giyst, one of UCD's newest spin-outs, was featured as a Siliconrepublic.com start-up of the week. Giyst has developed a video summarisation platform which generates AI video summaries and social snippets to drive, discover and enable efficient consumption of the essence of video content.
NovaUCD-Supported Companies Plan to Create 1,100 Jobs and Raise €290 million over the Next Two Years
Minister of State for Business, Employment and Retail, Neale Richmond TD, officially launched a new report, entitled NovaUCD Ideas to Impact Since 2003, to mark the 20th anniversary of the official opening of NovaUCD.