EXXCEL – Supporting STEM Female Entrepreneurs

Do you want to Validate and Launch a STEM Business, with an Expert Team of Start-up Mentors?

EXXCEL will enable you to:

  • Research fully your Business Opportunity
  • Develop your Roadmap to Success
  • Produce an Investor Ready Business Plan
  • Join a Community of Entrepreneurs in a Campus Setting

EXXCEL is a 6 month, part time programme designed for females who have a business idea with high growth and export potential. Ideas can include ventures that are Science, Technology, Engineering or Maths (STEM) related.

EXXCEL is the only programme of its kind in Ireland focusing exclusively on Female Entrepreneurs involved in the STEM sectors. This Enterprise Ireland supported programme consists of 6 training days, one Saturday per month over 6 months.

The programme includes training and one to one mentoring in :

  • Business Planning
  • Digital Marketing
  • Finance, Funding and Scaling
  • Market Research
  • Sales & Selling

This training is supplemented by intensive mentoring delivered by a team of expert Mentors.

In addition to the high quality training and intensive mentoring, participants gain access to the broad CIT Entrepreneurship and Innovation Eco System. This ecosystem includes centres involved in Research, Technology Development and Commercialisation. Participants will gain extensive exposure to the Rubicon Centre, Ireland’s most success campus incubator.


Email: alison.walsh@rubiconcentre.ie

Phone: 021 4928900

Download Brochure EXXCEL Flyer