Conference Day 1

Conference Programme - Wednesday 20 September 2023

08.30 - 09.30 Breakfast Briefing, hosted by HGF
Strategic Thinking on Competitor's Intellectual Property (IP) Register free here
10.30 - 10.45 Opening Address - Overview of the Medtech Sector in Ireland
John Nugent, Client Relationship Manager, Medical Technologies Division, IDA Ireland Read more
10.45 - 11.15 Challenges and opportunities facing Ireland's Medtech sector in 2023
Eoghan Ó Faoláin, Deputy Director, Irish MedTech Association Read more
11.15 - 11.45 Turning research into successful medical devices: understanding the development process & accelerating your route to market
Danny Godfrey, Director & Founder, eg technology Ltd Read more
David Warwick, Director, eg technology Ltd Read more
11.45 - 12.15 Reducing risk and accelerating product development using soluble injection moulds
Stephen Farrell, Managing Director, UFIM Solutions Read more
Lasse Staal, Business Development, Nexa3D/Addifab Read more
12.15 - 12.45 Should Regulations Impact Market Entry for MedTech?
Dr. Shahram Ahmadi , Regulatory Affairs and Quality Assurance Specialist, Med-Di-Dia Read more
12.45 - 13.15 Building Your Talent Pipeline with University of Galway
Donal Hackett, Employment Liaison Officer, University of Galway Read more
Marie Laffey, Head of the Career Development Centre, University of Galway Read more
14.00 - 14.30 Enterprise Ireland's Support for R & D Start-ups
Tom Kelly, Divisional Head of Industry and Lifesciences, Enterprise Ireland Read more
14.30 - 15.00 In-vitro evaluation of medical technologies
Florian Stefanov, Senior Medical Imaging Specialist, MET Technology Gateway Read more
15.00 - 15.30 IP strategy for maximising value from your R&D
Marie Walsh, Partner, HGF Read more
15.30 - 15.50 Teleflex EPIC a user needs data driven approach to concept design
Christy Dolan, Sales Manager, Teleflex Read more
15.50 - 16.10 Accelerating your product learning through your first 100 units
Ken Horan, Director of Technology Innovation & Entrepreneurship, IMR Read more

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