Summit Schedule

Event schedule – Last Updated 2022-07-12

Day 1

September 7th, 2022

08:00 - 09:00

Registration and Coffee/ Pastries

09:00 - 09:15

Event Opening

Setting the scene and Overview of Summit

09:15 - 10:30

Spin Out Panel - “What is it like to Spin out a Business in Ireland”

09:15 - 10:30

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10:30 - 11:15

Coffee and Networking

Relax and exchange at the meeting points

11:15 - 12:30

Investors Panel - “What does an investable business look like and what could Universities do better to help”

11:15 - 12:30

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12:30 - 13:45

Lunch & Networking

Food and meetings

13:45 - 15:00

University Panel - “What is the role of Universities in the Innovation Process”

13:45 - 15:00

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15:00 - 16:15

Commercialisation/ Tech Transfer Panel - “What does innovation in Tech Transfer look like and how do we define success?”

15:00 - 16:15

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16:15 - 16:45

Coffee and Networking

Relax and exchange at the meeting points

16:45 - 17:15

KEYNOTE

Katharine Ku

17:15 - 18:00

Legacy Panel – "Defining the next steps that need to be taken by the island’s commercialisation community"

17:15 - 18:00

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18:00

End of day 1

From 19:30

Night Summit @ The Bodega

Welcome drinks from 19:30. Separate Summit attendee area, VVIP lounges, music, drinks in Cork’s Bohemian Quarter

Day 2

September 8th, 2022

09:00 - 09:30

Networking and Coffee/ Pastries

09:30 - 10:15

Panel – “What investors want”

09:30 - 10:15

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10:15 - 11:15

Spin Out Showcase - Part I

Spin Out businesses pitch to an Investor Panel

11:15 - 11:30

Coffee and Networking

Relax and exchange at the meeting points

11:30 - 12:30

Spin Out Showcase - Part II

Spin Out businesses pitch to an Investor Panel

12:30 - 13:00

Coffee and Results

Investors confer, Attendees relax and network, Winners announced