News & Industry Updates

Why Galway? - new website on all things Galway is about be launched!

This is a new, exciting initiative by Galway Chamber

26 May 2021 

Skills needed for remote working and the benefits for regional development

Meeting between Minister Simon Harris and National Skills Council took place on 25th May

26 May 2021 

RSF West joins Bia Innovator Campus Education & Learning Sub-Committee

We are thrilled to announced cooperation between RSF West and Bia Innovator Campus in providing education and training to the drink and food sector i...

24 May 2021 

Join us for the Manufacturing Excellence Working Group meeting on 2.06

The meeting will take pace on Wednesday, 2nd June, from 2pm - 3.30pm, via Zoom

24 May 2021 

Meet new leaders of the Sales Professionals Network Steering Group

We are very excited to announced that the Sales Professionals Network Steering Group has a new Chair and Co-Chair!

24 May 2021 


Virtual launch via webinar of a purpose built, state-of-the-art Medical Imaging Suite!

20 May 2021 

Masterclass on Angel Investing Best Practices on 27th May !

Sign up for this unique event now - the registration will close on 23rd May!

20 May 2021 

China-Ireland Business Summit via Zoom coming on 27th and 28th May!

This unique and free event is being coordinated by Asia Matters, Ireland's only Asian Think Tank.

20 May 2021 

Conference on jobs and skills in a circular economy on 2 - 3 June!

This free event, organised by Community Resources Network Ireland, will take place online on 2nd and 3rd June from 2pm - 4pm.

11 May 2021 

Free Digital Advertising Webinar for Retailers on 25th May!

This free webinar has been designed specifically with retailers in mind and it is organised by Retail Ireland Skillnet in partnership with IAB Irelan...

10 May 2021 

Reopening Supports from Dept, of Social Protection for businesses!

Useful advice from the Department of Social Protection for the employers and business owners!

5 May 2021 

Marine Ireland Industry Network Event - 6th May

This online event is taking place on the 6th of May from 11am - 12:30pm. Registration is now open!

5 May 2021 

Industry Consultation - Postgraduate Certificate in Subtitling at NUIG

This free online event will take place on 25th May - reserve your place now!

4 May 2021 

Expansion of National Hairdressing Apprenticeship!

The programme will now be available in County Mayo!

4 May 2021 

Minister for Transport announced a public consultation

It will be the first of a two-phase public consultation on the development of a strategy for the haulage sector.

28 April 2021 

Survey on the validation of non-formal and informal learning

The Survey, prepared by Cedefop and the European Commission, is opened until the end of June 2021. Please take part!

28 April 2021 

Free Online Jobs Portal for the West of Ireland!

The Western Development Commission launched a new jobs portal aimed at attracting a skilled and talented workforce to both stay in and move to the re...

27 April 2021 

Game Changing Courses!

Finish out the month with a new perspective from these short subsidised courses offered by Galway Executive Skillnet!

23 April 2021 

FREE WEBINAR - Roadmap to Funding and Supports for Innovation

Galway Local Enterprise Office, together with the Enterprise Ireland Medical and Engineering Technology Gateway will host this webinar on 30 April, 1...

22 April 2021 

FREE WEBINAR - Security Awareness Training for your Business

Galway Executive Skillnet is organising a free webinar - "Build Your Teams Defensive Line" - Security Awareness Training for Your Business on 27th Ap...

21 April 2021