Drogheda Innovation Alive and well at DYI Final – Winning project for Grammar School’s TY students help people with autism & anxiety

On Friday, 11th May, the Drogheda Young Innovators (DYI) Competition Final for secondary school students took place at Coca-Cola International Services offices in Southgate Shopping Centre. Twenty shortlisted projects from the original 44 applications, were reviewed in detail by the judges from Coca-Cola International Services, State Street, Fitz Scientific, The Mill Enterprise Hub, and Bricks4Kidz … Continue reading “Drogheda Innovation Alive and well at DYI Final – Winning project for Grammar School’s TY students help people with autism & anxiety”

Youngest winner of Drogheda Young Innovators Competition – Dragon’s Den Alison Cowzer, hosts Drogheda Young Innovators Final

On Friday, 12th May, the Drogheda Young Innovators (DYI) Competition Final for secondary school students took place at East Coast Bakehouse’s Centre of Innovation. Twenty shortlisted projects from the original 100 applications, were reviewed in details by the judges. The overall winner was Blathnaid Murphy, a student at Our Lady’s College, Greeenhills, who impressed judges … Continue reading “Youngest winner of Drogheda Young Innovators Competition – Dragon’s Den Alison Cowzer, hosts Drogheda Young Innovators Final”

Drogheda’s teenagers ready to take on the world

On March 2nd, more than 70 students from Drogheda, Dunleer and Laytown, attended an Innovation Workshop organised by the Coca-Cola International Services team in Drogheda, as part of the Drogheda Young Innovators (DYI) Competition, managed by The Mill Enterprise Hub. The transition year students availed of an opportunity to work on their ideas for the … Continue reading “Drogheda’s teenagers ready to take on the world”

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”

Drogheda’s Dragon’s Den hosts Drogheda’s Young Innovators Final

On Thursday, 12th May, the Drogheda Young Innovators Competition Final for transition year students took place at East Coast Bakehouse’s new Centre of Innovation. Twenty-one projects were shortlisted from the initial 52 applications, and prizes were awarded in each of the three categories (Science, Business, and Social Enterprise) for both individual and team entries, and … Continue reading “Drogheda’s Dragon’s Den hosts Drogheda’s Young Innovators Final”

Local students Making it Real at Coca-Cola Innovation Workshop

On March 3rd 2016 more than 80 students from Drogheda, Dunleer and Laytown, attended an Innovation Workshop organised by the Coca-Cola International Services team in Drogheda. The transition year students availed of an opportunity to work on their ideas for the Drogheda Young Innovators competition, and to practice some divergent and convergent thinking as part … Continue reading “Local students Making it Real at Coca-Cola Innovation Workshop”

Drogheda Young Innovators launched in February

  The 2015 Drogheda Young Innovator competition kicks off this week! Categories We are seeking applications from individuals or teams on innovation ideas in the following categories: – Science and Technology – a technical or scientific innovation – Enterprise / Business – a new business idea – Social Enterprise – a non profit innovation that … Continue reading “Drogheda Young Innovators launched in February”