- New fund of up to €250,000 to stimulate business start-ups by female entrepreneurs
- Start your own Business APP
- Mentoring Programme formally launched by Minister for Small Business
- Inaugaration Conference of the European Network of Mentors for Women Entrepreneurs
- Mentoring Clinics for Female Entrepreneurs
- Mentoring Clinic for Women-Led Businesses in the West
- Cork Chamber Female Mentoring Clinic
- Business Women Can
Mentoring Clinics for Female Entrepreneurs
Date: 14th September 2012
Location: Salthill Hotel, Galway
Cost: €30 (includes lunch)
The EU initiative Supporting Women Entrepreneurs aims to provide and support women in starting up and growing their own business.
Colette Twomey, Managing Director of Clona kilty Black Pudding, and one of Ireland's leading female entrepreneurs will deliver the key note address.
The event in September will be run in association with BPW - Business and Professional Women's Association and will feature mentoring clin ics where start-up women entrepreneurs can attend one-to-one mentoring clinics with three or four mentors on the day.
Running para llel to the mentoring clinics are rotational workshops led by representatives from the European Commission's DG Enterprise, members from BPW internationally and the Swedish Entrepreneurship Ambassador.
Registration is open to the public on a first-come-first-served basis.
Application closing date: 30 August at 5pm.
To avail of the mentoring clinics, please complete an application form so that you will be matched to an experienced mentor relevant to your busines s needs.
The total fee for the event is €30: this will cover mentoring sessions and/or attendance at the workshops.