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EMPOWER Summer Innovation Programme (Limerick Region) (TY, 5th Yr, 6th Yr S...

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MIC (Mon/Tues T212 in Tara Building) & LIT, Moylish (Wed-Fri, TASTE, 1st Floor over Canteen)

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EMPOWER is a new HEA (Higher Education Authority) funded programme designed to support the young innovator and entrepreneur. EMPOWER will focus on helping young people to build a powerful toolkit that, through support, will enable them to build creative, innovative and entrepreneurial skills for life.

EMPOWER has been designed by LIT & Mary Immaculate College together with advisors in business including young entrepreneurs, academia, national and global youth organisations, teachers, investors, incubation and acceleration teams and informed by some of the best models globally.

EMPOWER will prepare young students for real world success, building their innovative, creative, design and entrepreneurial skills and mindset through a series of link programmes: EMPOWER Summer, EMPOWER Schools and EMPOWER Network.

Run for 1 week in July in Thurles and 1 week in July in Limerick in 2018.

It will run Monday to Friday from 9:30am to 3:30pm with an opportunity from 3:30pm-4:30pm to hang out and take part in post programme social activities. Max 30 students. You must be a current secondary school student. 6th years just finishing this year can also apply.

This event is supported by the HEA, Foroige, Junior Achievement Ireland, ISAX and your Local Enterprise Offices in Limerick, Clare and Tipperary along with partners LIT & MIC who are jointly running the programme.

Schedule Over The Five Days

  • 09:30 – 10:00 Breakfast

  • 10:00 – 12:00 Session 1

  • 12:00 - 12:30 Lunch

  • 12:30 – 14: 30 Session 2

  • 14:30 – 15:30 Group Work & Recreation

  • Venue: Monday and Tuesday 23rd and 24th of July in room T212 in Tara Building of Mary Immaculate College. http://www.mic.ul.ie/visitors/Pages/campusmap.aspx

  • Venue: Wednesday 25th, Thursday 26th of July in LIT Moylish Limerick in TASTE (1st floor over the canteen, main building) http://www.lit.ie/Campus/Maps/MOYLISH.pdf

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