DIT Hothouse

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DIT Hothouse is the award winning Innovation and Technology Transfer Office at Dublin Institute of Technology. The mission of DIT Hothouse is two-fold: we support the launch of knowledge-intensive start-ups with the potential to generate significant economic benefits for Ireland and we maximise the commercialisation of technologies developed by DIT researchers.


Whether you are interested in starting or growing your business, participating in research, developing cutting-edge technology, commercialising your intellectual property, DIT’s Hothouse can assist you. We can provide you with unparalleled expertise, skills and resources to help you achieve your ambitions.

At Hothouse we assist:

  • Entrepreneurs to start and grow businesses
  • Industry partners to find technologies, research partners, and funding
  • Investors to find high-potential opportunities
  • DIT staff and students to commercialise their Intellectual Property (IP)