stream BIRR

where research & education meet business

Call for Applicants: Irish Research Council Enterprise Partnership Postdoctoral Fellowship Scheme.

The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, the Technological University of the Shannon, Athlone, and stream BIRR invite suitably qualified people to apply for an IRC Enterprise Partnership Postdoctoral Fellowship.

We encourage candidates with a background in data science, astrophysics, space science or related fields and with an interest in building links between industry and academia to send us a 2-page CV and a short summary of their proposed data science project by 30 October 2021.

Candidates should send queries, CVs, and proposal outlines to Dr. Sophie Murray at DIAS ( Areas of particular interest include machine learning, data visualisation, and image and signal processing. We will run an internal selection process and then work closely with the chosen candidate to prepare a full application by the IRC deadline of 2 December 2021.

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About stream BIRR

stream BIRR is designed and fitted out as a dedicated professional office space in Birr, Co. Offaly.

stream BIRR provides a hub for researchers, academia and businesses that utilize Big Data.

Providing unique opportunities for cross-sectoral collaboration between those involved in research and business sectors associated with everything from Astronomy to Animation, Fintech to Film, Robotics to Research, & Manufacturing to Machine Learning

Who will benefit:

  • Start ups and expanding business in the areas of software
  • Robotics
  • Manufacturing
  • Machine Learning
  • Animation & Film
  • Multi-media
  • Renewable energies

These sectors reflect the strong indigenous and emerging sectors in the Midland region. Tenants will benefit from this co-working environment and business support, mentoring and assistance from Local Enterprise Office Offaly.

stream BIRR provides an important addition to the existing supports and services for enterprise in the county.


We can facilitate remote workers, researchers, start-ups and growing businesses. You can access hot desk space on a daily or monthly basis, or alternatively, you can rent dedicated office space. In addition, stream BIRR provides networking and learning opportunities in data analytics and related subjects. These events are open to tenants and businesses in the Midlands Region. To develop the growing cluster of companies using Big Data, we partner with the researchers at I-LOFAR here in Birr and third level universities and institutions on events and conferences.

High speed Broadband

Office Space

Hot Desks

Shared Canteen

Business supports

Room hire

Suitable Business Types

Software – Data Analytics -Fintech – Film – Animation – Astromony – Manfacturing- Multi Media Renewable Energies – eCommerce – Digital Technologies


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stream BIRR & I-LOFAR

stream BIRR is located close to Birr Castle which is now home to I-LOFAR, the Irish Station in the largest radio telescope in the world. There are 52 LOFAR Stations across Europe, generating 3 Gbps per station, over 150 Gigabits per second, more than 6 Petabytes per year. Our proximity to I-LOFAR means that there are unique opportunities to access Big Data in real time – and so facilitate research and business optimisation.

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    Covid-19 Update

    stream BIRR is taking all necessary steps to ensure that the building is safe for those who are continuing to work on the premises and for those who plan on returning to work at a later date. We are making changes to our building operations and services so that you and your team can continue to work in a safe and healthy environment. We will continue to regularly monitor communiques and updates that the Government and HSE are issuing in relation to COVID-19. We will continually update our procedures as we move forward through these difficult times.

    Come Work from stream BIRR

    Join our growing list of satisfied customers!
    Remote work. Smart work.


    Hot Desk
    €10per day
    • Hot Desk ( 9am - 5:30pm )
    • Mon - Fri (excl. weekends & public holidays)
    • High Speed Broadband
    • Flexible -Co work office
    • No fixed contract
    • €10 per day plus VAT @ 21%
    Office Space
    €400per month
    • Private Office, Own Door
    • Secure Code Access
    • Furnished ( 1- 3 berth)
    • High Speed Broadband
    • Air Conditioning, Business Address
    • Monthly contract
    • No additional overheads
    • €400 plus VAT @ 21% per calendar month.

    Who is here?

    A glimpse of some of the talent you will meet, clients from all over the world



    access to a secure and serviced professional office.


    Hot desks available


    stream BIRR
    Floor 1, Birr Technology Centre,
    Co. Offaly
    R42 HX39