Scale Ireland is strongly supportive of collaborative projects and research with organisations and international bodies that represent and support tech start-up and scale-up companies.
Scale Ireland supports the European Commission's recommendations in the Start-up Nations Standard, which lists best practice for EU nations to help start-ups to thrive. We strongly welcome Ireland signing the EU's declaration on the Start-up Nations Standard.
Scale Ireland also joined leading European founders, start-ups, investors and organisations to endorse the #NotOptional initiative in support of the Start-up Nations Standard.
Scale Ireland collaborates with international organisations working together to promote and advocate on behalf of start-up and scale-up companies.
Index Ventures and Slush brought together founders, investors, ecosystem builders and policy builders late last year to discuss the practical steps that Europe must take to become the best place to start and grow world changing start-ups.
The Founding CEO of Scale Ireland, Liz McCarthy, took part in a high-level panel discussion about Share Option schemes across Europe. Liz discussed the Ireland's Key Employee Engagement Programme (KEEP) scheme in comparison to other share option schemes across Europe.