Future of Work: Anytime, Anywhere

You can engage with us in a variety of ways. Whether it’s managing a dispersed workforce or access to ‘work near home’ space, our plans are tailored to fit your needs. We help you maximise employee experience and fuel productivity

Membership Plans

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€3,000 yearly

  • Listed as MERITS corporate member
  • Access to 96-seater conference room
  • Ultra high speed broadband
  • Meeting rooms credits
  • Hot desk credits for staff
  • Use of facilities, kitchen & printing
  • Showering Facilities
  • Access to free parking

prices shown ex-VAT

€300 monthly

  • 24/7 access
  • Sit/stand desk and chair
  • Ultra high speed broadband
  • Discounted meeting room & conferencing rate
  • Use of facilities, kitchen & printing
  • Showering Facilities
  • Access to free parking & secure bike parking

prices shown ex-VAT

from €600 monthly

  • 24/7 access
  • Sit/stand desks and chairs
  • Ultra high speed broadband
  • Discounted meeting room & conferencing rate
  • Use of facilities, kitchen & printing
  • Showering Facilities
  • Access to free parking & secure bike parking

prices shown ex-VAT

Membership Benefits

Access to our curated database, workshops and agile processes

Schedule one-on-one mentor meetings

Explore, collaborate and create beyond organisational boundaries

Direct introduction to potential clients, partners and investors

Opportunity to participate in our tailored Incubation and Acceleration Programmes

Connect with our National and Global partners

Attend our events and hackathons

Avail of discounts and credits from key partners


Genesis fosters an entrepreneurial mindset and provides budding entrepreneurs tools and knowledge to dive deeper into the trends of the startup ecosystem. Our structured programme helps StandUps transition from identifying problems to creating solutions for your users.


Mentoring sessions 1-on-1

Weekly Deliverables

Interactive Peer-to-Peer Sessions


Pre-Accelerator Programme

TechHatch focuses on accelerating StartUps to launch into Accelerator programme or pre-seed investment. Combining Agile and Lean methodology, our programme is designed to accelerate the process of ‘innovating’. StartUps will receive professional feedback on market research, MVP and their pitch to investors.

Roadmap of the programme

Week 1:

Week 2:
Problem Framing

Week 3:
Customer Discovery

Week 4:
Value Proposition

Week 5:
Market Sizing

Week 6: Presentation Skills

Go Global

Our ‘Go Global Accelerator Programme‘ is aimed to support Irish ScaleUps. The programme is designed to support the commercialisation of early-stage technology companies.

Founders participate in sessions that typically include industry leaders, venture capitalists, a network of startup founders to get acquainted with different aspects of the business ecosystem. Our team leverages National and International network of key players in the technology sector to accelerate international business growth.

Our Go Global Roadmap

Step 1:
Setting the Scene

Step 2:
Legal & Regulatory

Step 3:
Build the Model to Scale

Step 4:
Getting Investor Ready

Step 5:
Sales & Marketing

Step 6:
Accounting For Growth

Step 7:
Business Plan Review

Step 8:

You will receive support from MERITS tailored to your business needs. We provide the companies with mentorship, enabling tools, business resources and access to seed funding. Graduates from the programme can draw on further investment via our Investor Network and seed fund partners. 

Soft Landing Zone for Overseas Companies

MERITS provides the perfect first contact point with the Irish market. Join a collaborative, innovative community to unlock vital connections to enable you to expand into the Irish market, and from here to launch into the European marketplace.

Corporate Innovation Workshops

We use expert facilitators to work with and guide our corporate clients with Problem Framing, the development of innovative solutions and the embedding of an Innovation culture in their businesses.

Challenge Days and Hackathons

Working with clusters of organisations around specific problems, we host and facilitate events to crowd source innovative solutions.

Members Network

Our members can access various business and funding opportunities through our partners to support their venture creation.
MERITS is supported under the Department of Enterprise, Trade and Employment‘s Regional Enterprise Development Fund administered by Enterprise Ireland and is an Economic Development Initiative of Kildare County Council.


Our mentor network will help you shape and scope the potential of your ideas to meet your business needs before we match you with the right partners in the ecosystem.

Our Community

Let’s co-create the digital future together

Understanding emerging technologies and their use cases faster than your competitors is the key to stay ahead of the curve. Become a part of our community and connect with industry leaders, fellow entrepreneurs, investors and research entities.

National Network Partners

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International Network Partners