Conference Day 2

Conference - Thursday 22 September 2022

Time Agenda
08.30 - 9.30 Breakfast Briefing - ATU Research and Innovation Register here for the Breakfast Briefing
Dr Orla Flynn, President, Atlantic Technological University See Biography
Rick Officer, Vice President, Research and Innovation, Atlantic Technological University See Biography
10.00 - 11.00

Research & Innovation Showcase

10.00 - 10.30 Digital & Connected Health Clusters strategy and how they add value
John Gaffney, Digital Health Cluster, Education and Outreach Cluster Manager, ATU See Biography
Wearable IOT in Healthcare
Stephen Seawright, Centre Manager, WiSAR Laboratory and Technology Gateway, ATU's Donegal-Letterkenny Campus See Biography
Innovation process development: Lab to Marketplace
Prof. Suresh C. Pillai, Centre for Precision Engineering and Materials, Manufacturing Research & Nanotechnology Research Group, Health and Biomedical Research Centre, Department of Environmental Science, Atlantic Technological University Sligo See Biography
10.30 - 11.00 A start-up's perspective on funding and supports
George McCourt, Head of Innovation & Enterprise at ATU iHubs See Biography
Tim Jones, Co-Founder & CEO, SymPhysis Medical See Biography
Dr Michelle Tierney, Co-Founder & Chief Scientific Officer, SymPhysis Medical See Biography
11.15 - 11.30 Available Supports for Early/Growth-Stage Companies in the Medtech, Connected Health and Biotech Sectors
Ultan Faherty, HBAN Coordinator West & North West See Biography
11.30 - 12.00 Industry Engagement and Support in Applied Polymer Technologies
Dr. Noel Gately, Gateway Manager, APT Technology See Biography
12.15 - 13.00 Regulated Software Research Centre Outline
Prof. Fergal McCaffery, Founder and Director of the Regulated Software Research Centre & Professor of Computing Science, Dundalk Institute of Technology See Biography
Dr Róisín Loughran, Manager, Regulated Software Research Centre, Dundalk Institute of Technology See Biography
Karla Cepeda, PhD Student, Regulated Software Research Center, Dundalk Institute of Technology See Biography
13.15 - 13.45 Sustainable Medical Technology Innovation - what we can learn from other market sectors
Duncan Smith, Managing Partner, Medical, Sagentia Innovation See Biography
13.45 - 14.15 Preclinical models in new medical devices studies
Karolina Łukasik, Scientific Research Coordinator, American Heart of Poland Spółka Akcyjna See Biography
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