The last study visit of the project will be hosted virtually by Local Enterprise Office, Donegal County Council.

Participants will meet with representatives of local insitutions and creative businesses in County Donegal dealing with soft innovation practices.

Please, contact the host organization to join the event and receive the link.

10:00 - 10:05 Official Welcome
Council Chairperson, Cllr. J Murray

10:05 - 10:45 “Local Enterprise Office Donegal -Strategies, Plans and Policies.”
Michael Tunney

10:45 - 11:00 “We Create” - A video montage of creative businesses in Donegal.

11:00 - 11:30 Discussion/Q&A

5 mins. comfort break

11:45 - 12:15 “Donegal Food Coast Initiative - Promoting and supporting innovation in the food sector in Donegal”
Margaret Campbell

12:15 - 12:45 Case Study: Kinnegar Brewing – craft artisan brewing company with strong branding selling into national and international markets.
Rick LeVert

12:45 - 13:15 Discussion Q&A

13:15 - 14:15 Break

14:15 – 14:45 “Creative Coast Donegal – driving entrepreneurship and innovation in the creative sector in Donegal”
Grace Korbel

14:45 – 15:05 Case Study: Greeble
James Doherty

15:05 - 15:15 Discussion/Q&A

15:15 - 16:00 Donegal Engineering Cluster- with its origins in a ProfitNet group the DEC aims to promote and facilitate a vibrant and innovative engineering cluster in Donegal.
EveAnne McCarron

16:00 – 16:30 Case Study: MMC Welding Ltd
Martin McGuinness

16:30 Discussion and close