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The EU Investment Plan: Funding Opportunities for SMEs, Limerick

Are you an SME that wishes to avail of the EU's Investment Fund? Come along to our information session in the Savoy Hotel Limerick on Friday 28 April to learn how.  This event will be chaired by Sean Kelly MEP. To reserve your place email events-epdublin@ep.europa eu or tel. 01 605 7900.


The event takes place in the Savoy Hotel Limerick on Friday 28 April 2017 from 9:00 am to 11:00 am.  Participants will learn  how  best to mobilise the EU's Investment Plan to maximise benefits for Ireland, what projects are eligible, how to apply, how can SMEs benefit etc.

Speakers will include representatives from the European Commission, the European Investment Bank and Limerick 2030.


9:00  Introduction:  Sean Kelly MEP

9:15  Funding available from the European Investment BankCormac Murphy, European Investment Bank

9:40  The EU Investment Fund: Vassil Georgiev, DG ECFIN, European Commission

10:00 Limerick 2030:  Plans and existing projects, Pat Daly, Interim CEO, Limerick 2030

10:10 Questions & Answers

11:00 Conclusions and Summary:  Sean Kelly MEP




The European Investment Fund is implementing programmes to support regional development throughout Europe. Eligible programmes include infrastructure, public housing and innovation.  Supports for SMEs to support research and development, entrepreneurship, growth, and employment are a special feature.

Already some 400,000 European SMEs have mobilised over €168 billion in investments drawn on the funding and guarantees available through the Fund. Find out how your company can avail of the opportunities available from the European Union and the European Investment Bank.

European Investment Fund for SMEs
Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs