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A HIGH-IMPACT 5-WEEK PROGRAM FOR SELECTED EARLY-STAGE STARTUPS IN IRELAND

 
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Program Overview

Five to ten lucky and promising startups will be selected for the Idea 2 Scale Ireland Incubator powered by Business Barn. The startups will spend five weeks at Business Barn (Nov 5th – Dec 7th) in Kildare, dialling into remote webinars and mentor sessions to learn from some of the best experts around the world. The program will also offer peer to peer mentoring to drive engagement among companies globally. This is your chance - Apply now! (Applications close October 21)

 

Countryside Hub for Deep Work

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Business Barn is a creative workspace surrounded by plush countryside yet still only 20 mins from Dublin city centre. We cater to entrepreneurs, freelancers, small companies and corporate innovators. Business Barn is not just another coworking space, it's a shared space for innovators to experiment, collaborate and grow. Read more here

Part of a Global Network

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Idea 2 Scale is a global platform connecting the dots in the startup ecosystem. We run incubation and acceleration programs around the world. Participants in our New York program also become members of our international community. Read more about their programs and approach here.

 
 
 
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With support from our Program Partners

 
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Become Investor Ready in 5 Weeks

 

 
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Our flexible program puts founders to the test over 4 key areas; Market, Team, Strategy & Execution to ensure your proposition stacks up in the eyes of investors. Our experienced team of domain experts are on hand to deliver workshops over webinars, supported by Q&A, accessible anywhere.

 

 
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In addition to our domain experts and program managers who will guide you through the program, we foster a peer-to-peer learning approach. Our active community is powered by Slack messenger where founders share learnings and mentor each other on different topics. 

 

 
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Upon completion of the program, teams take part in a demo day and are given feedback by program managers on next steps. The highest performing companies are recommended to our community of investors. 

 
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Our Mentors

 Danny O'Brien, Idea 2 Scale

Danny O'Brien, Idea 2 Scale

 Dean DiPietro, techHouse design studio

Dean DiPietro, techHouse design studio

 Johnny Walker, M&C Saatchi

Johnny Walker, M&C Saatchi

 Niall Moran, AprilSix Proof

Niall Moran, AprilSix Proof

 Rohan Perrera, Lean Disruptor

Rohan Perrera, Lean Disruptor

 Finn Murphy, Frontline Ventures

Finn Murphy, Frontline Ventures

 Lorcan Bannon, Olytico

Lorcan Bannon, Olytico

 Brian McCarthy, Brandollo

Brian McCarthy, Brandollo

 Jess Do Tully, Palmpress

Jess Do Tully, Palmpress

 Ross Northall, Moore Stephens

Ross Northall, Moore Stephens

 Andrew Ive, Big Idea Ventures

Andrew Ive, Big Idea Ventures

 Joe Daniels, McCarthur & English

Joe Daniels, McCarthur & English