Collaborating to Compete - BioConnect Ireland 26th September Presentations

The presentations from this event are now available.

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Collaborating to Compete - Medtech R&D - Can campus capabilities meet company challenges?


Over 110 people attended this event on 26th September at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Galway City.  The event had a number of elements; A showcase of the research capability and facilities in just some of Ireland's Research Performing Organisations including NCBES, CRANN, MEDIC and MSSI; a very informative and interesting presentation from our guest speaker, Jennifer Broom, who is Manager of Collaborative Research at Covidien Surgical Solutions which was followed by a panel discussion with Jennifer and representatives of two of Ireland's leading Medtech Companies, Adrian McHugh of Crospon and Brendan Hogan of Aerogen. 




Jacinta Thornton NCBES >>

Colm McAtamney CRANN >>

Pat O'Connor MEDIC >>

Noel O'Dowd MSSI >>

Open Mike Presentations:

The following Individuals got 3 minutes each to introduce themselves or their organisation to their BioConnect Ireland colleagues. The Open Mike Presentations can be seen below.


There were 3 handouts available on the day.  These were:

Enterprise Ireland's Innovation Partnership Programme >>

IRDG Newsletter

BioConnect Ireland - Event Booklet

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This BioConnect Ireland event was sponsored by: Enterprise IrelandRFT Group and Fountain Healthcare Partners


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