ATU Breakfast Briefing

Free Breakfast Briefing | ATU Research and Innovation - Focus on MedTech, with the MET Technology Gateway

Thursday 22 September 2022, 08.30 - 09.30

Location: Conference Theatre, 2nd Floor, Galway Racecourse

Dr Orla Flynn, President, Atlantic Technological University See Biography
Rick Officer, Vice President, Research and Innovation, Atlantic Technological University See Biography

The Atlantic Technological University and the MET Technology Gateway invite you to join us for a Breakfast Briefing, focused on the applied biomedical research capabilities at ATU.

Attendees will gain insights on MET's capabilities and how our technology offerings can support Research, Development and Innovation activities in the MedTech industry, including:

• An overview of our Medical Imaging Suite, and its role in supporting pre-clinical testing, by Dr Florian Stefanov, Senior Medical Imaging Specialist, MET Technology Gateway
• An outline of our Anatomical Modelling and Physiological Replication capabilities, and how they can help you understand the performance of your device, by Dr Joaquin Penide, Principal Investigator, MET Technology Gateway.
• Reflections on the advantages for industry in engaging in collaborative research with MET, with Dr. Ronan McLoughlin, Associate Director R&D, Science and Emerging Technologies, Aerogen.

The Enterprise Ireland Medical and Engineering Technologies (MET) Gateway is an applied research centre, dedicated to supporting Research, Development and Innovation activities in the MedTech, LifeSciences and Engineering Sectors. Located at the ATU Galway campus, the MET Technology Gateway provides open access for industry to the academic expertise within ATU, generating solutions for the close-to-market needs to companies. Learn more about what we do and how we can help you at

MET Gateway is a member of the Enterprise Ireland Technology Gateway Network; a network of 16 specialised Gateways and sectoral clusters, delivering innovation, expertise and solutions for Irish industry. Operated in partnership with the Technological Universities and Institute of Technology, they offer access to the academic and technological expertise within each institute. Learn more about the Technology Gateway Network at

Breakfast is included

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