Drogheda’s ‘The Mill’ digital hub is home to 33 businesses with net wages of €2M A study by economist Jim Power of Vodafone & SIRO’s national Gigabit Hub Initiative reveals that a digital hub in every county in Ireland could generate over 1,000 new businesses. Study shows creation of smart working opportunities in Ireland regions … Continue reading “DROGHEDA DIGITAL HUB GENERATES €3.75 MILLION AND SUPPORTS 78 NEW JOBS, ACCORDING TO A NEW ECONOMIC REPORT FROM VODAFONE IRELAND”

Opportunities in Blockchain – SCM/Logistics and Start-ups

We are hosting another joint Refresh Boyne/ M1 Payments Corridor event in The Mill in June and are delighted to have Conor Nolan as a guest speaker on the night. Conor is  24 year-old psychology graduate from Termonfeckin, Co.Louth, with a background in start-ups. Blockchain stands to revolutionise communication and transaction recordation, in his Refresh Boyne … Continue reading “Opportunities in Blockchain – SCM/Logistics and Start-ups”

TEDxDrogheda reveals this year’s speakers

TEDxDrogheda will take place in the Droichead Arts Centre on 3rd November 2017 at 18:00, providing a broad interpretation of the theme “Private Lives”, with presentations by speakers from our local community and further afield.  TED is a nonprofit organization devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading, usually in the form of short, powerful talks (18 minutes … Continue reading “TEDxDrogheda reveals this year’s speakers”

TEDxDrogheda returns with a call out for speakers

TEDxDrogheda 2017: “Private Lives” TEDxDrogheda is back! The second TEDx event in the North-East of Ireland has been officially launched on Monday, 28th August 2017 under the title “Private Lives”. The event will be hosted in the Droichead Arts Centre on 3rd November 2017 and will provide a broad interpretation of the theme “Identity”, with presentations by … Continue reading “TEDxDrogheda returns with a call out for speakers”

The search is on for Drogheda Young Innovators

Transition year students in the nine Drogheda-based secondary schools (including Dunleer and Laytown) will have a chance to put their innovation skills to the test and win the 2017 Drogheda Young Innovators competition. Now in its 3rd year, the 2017 competition was launched on Thursday January 19th, in the new conference facilities at The Mill; … Continue reading “The search is on for Drogheda Young Innovators”

New – Digital Payments Dojo

What Is CoderDojo? CoderDojo is a worldwide movement of free, volunteer-led, community-based programming clubs for young people. Anyone aged 7 to 17 can visit a Dojo where they can learn to code, build a website, create an app or a game, and explore technology in an informal, creative, and social environment. The Mill Enterprise Hub … Continue reading “New – Digital Payments Dojo”

The Future of Money – An ePayments seminar with Paypal

Irish shoppers spent €4.3 billion in 2015 online. Online commerce is a huge market bursting with opportunity for companies of all-sizes. With the cluster of Payments service companies in the North East, Louth is ideally positioned to take advantage of new opportunities in the fast growing and evolving payments industry. Businesses can take advantage of … Continue reading “The Future of Money – An ePayments seminar with Paypal”

IgnYte 2 Officially Launched by Tánaiste Joan Burton

A nice piece in the Drogheda Independent newspaper on 28th January, highlighting a visit from the Tánaiste Joan Burton and local TD Ged Nash to The Mill! With the official launch of the programme, applications for Ignyte 2 are now accepted on our dedicated page. Over a 12 week period you will explore many different ideas for … Continue reading “IgnYte 2 Officially Launched by Tánaiste Joan Burton”

The Journey Begins

On Monday the 29th of September the first edition of IgnYte began. Shane, Paul & Stephanie from Development Perspectives (DP) were early arrivals in the Mill to greet Mary, Meggan, Sophia & Lyndsey. Jamie & Christina would join the group later that week. Naturally all of the participants were nervous as they were unsure of … Continue reading “The Journey Begins”

Join us for ‘Innovate Drogheda’ events…

What is ‘Innovate Drogheda’? A series of 4 events celebrating Drogheda’s Industrial & Entrepreneurial past with its present and future entrepreneurs. The events will cover the Brewing/Distilling, Engineering, Food and Printing sectors. The Mill Enterprise Hub is partnering with Drogheda Millmount Museum to deliver the seminars. Why ‘Innovate Drogheda’? Drogheda has been producing entrepreneurs for … Continue reading “Join us for ‘Innovate Drogheda’ events…”