Irish Tyre Industry Association

Shellcove provides a full association management service to the Irish Tyre Industry Association which has over 300 member companies representing tyre manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers and equipment suppliers. Shellcove has provided this service since 2017 and as helped to streamline the association, grow membership and introduce new initiatives to help member engagement. Services include,

Board Support                                                    Government and Stakeholder representation

Website development and management            Training Programme introduction & management

Member communications                                  Member events

Press Releases                                                    Accounts and Financial management



SFA National Small Business Awards

The SFA National Small Business Awards are recognised as a key event in the Irish business calendar. These prestigious awards represent         excellence, innovation and achievement in Irish companies. Shellcove has managed all aspects of this event over the past eleven years including;

Sponsorship Management        Judging Process

Entry Process                             Digital Campaigns

Participant Programmes           Gala Awards Event Management

Media and Communications     Video Production

SFA Business Connect

SFA Business Connect is an exciting marketplace event designed to give delegates a window into the decision making and purchasing processes of Ireland’s leading companies. 2018 was the first year of Business Connect and was hosted by Richard Curran. The finalists of the SFA National Small Business Awards exhibited at the event along with awards sponsors and partners.

Irish Pub Awards 2019

The Irish Pubs Awards are jointly presented by Licenced Vintners Association (LVA) and Vintners’ Federation Ireland (VFI). These awards acknowledge and recognise excellence and innovation across various categories in the pub sector. Shellcove has managed all aspects of this event since its introduction in 2017 including;

  • Sponsorship Management
  • Entry Process
  • Participant Programmes
  • Media and Communications
  • Judging Process
  • Digital Campaigns
  • Gala Awards Event Management
  • Video Production

DCU Business Matchmaker


The Business Matchmaker event is targeted to companies interested in innovation through R&D and provides them with an opportunity to meet face-to-face with experts who are actively engaged in research that has applications across many industry sectors. Shellcove devised this event for DCU to help the University to facilitate targeted exchanges between industry and academia and to explore opportunities for collaboration through access to talent, knowledge transfer, training and industry/academic partnerships. The project includes;

Concept Design                                           Digital Campaign

Design Materials                                         In-house Workshops

Management of Booking Engine              Event Management & PR

Event Promotion                                         Video Production


International Biointerface Conference

biointerface jpegThe BioInterface internationalConference was hosted at UCD  in conjunction with the US Surfaces in Biomaterials Foundation. 700 delegates attended over three days and the event covered a broad range of topics, including; biomaterials, surface modification of devices, wound healing, drug delivery, regulatory issues.  This was the first time in its 22 year history that the BioInterface conference was  held outside the USA. Shellcove managed many aspects of this event including;

  • Liaison with US Conference Committee
  • Budget Management
  • Speaker Management
  • Delegate Accommodation and Transport
  • Onsite Event Mangament
  • Social Events for Delegates
  • Conference Banquet at Guinness Storehouse

Silicon Valley Comes to Ireland

Silicon ValleyThe Irish Technology and Leadership Group brought a delegation of investors to Ireland where over forty Irish companies had the opportunity to pitch their business ideas to an investor panel in a ‘Dragons Den’ event . The delegation also took part in the ITLG University Challenge Final which was held live at The Helix in Dublin. Shellcove managed both of these events including;

  • Management of Dragons Den Event and Investor Panels
  • Management of Bookings for Event
  • Management of ITLG US Delegation
  • Speaker Management
  • Event Management at Helix
  • Management of Live Streaming of Event

 IMDA CEO Forum & Awardsimda group

The Irish Medtech CEO Forum and awards is one of the largest gatherings of medtech professionals in Ireland with 350 CEOs and business leaders in attendance annually. The event is an opportunity for experts to share their insights on global trends and  discuss new and innovative ways of doing business. Shellcove has managed this event in Galway and Dublin including;

  • Sponsorship Management
  • Speaker Management
  • Conference Management
  • Awards Process
  • Judging Process
  • Video Production of finalists
  • Gala Awards Event Management