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Students urged to engage in biopharma & medtech sectors

12/01/2017 - Students at BT Young Scientist urged to pursue careers in biopharma and medtech sectors Over 85,000 currently employed in sectors Sectors collectively account for approx. 70% of Irish goods

John O'Dea wins Outstanding Contribution to Medtech Award

19/12/2016 - The Irish Medtech Association, the Ibec group which represents the medtech sector, recognised John O'Dea for his 25 years in the industry with the Outstanding Contribution to Medtech Award 2016.

Medtronic wins Medtech Company of the Year 2016

08/12/2016 - Almost 500 Medtech business leaders gathered in Galway this week to see Medtronic named the Medtech company of the year at the 10th Irish Medtech Awards.  The event is part of the two day Medtech

MedTech leading innovation in Europe, with 11,000 patents

07/12/2016 - Irish medtech CEOs meeting in Galway today heard that the sector is now firmly at the fore of innovation across Europe, with 11,000 patent filed to date. Strong growth in the past 10 years has seen

Finalists of 10th Irish Medtech Awards announced

15/11/2016 - Ibec's Irish Medtech Association, in association with Enterprise Ireland and IDA Ireland, today announced the finalists for the tenth Irish Medtech Excellence Awards. This event, along with the

New medtech initiative to combat regional unemployment

15/11/2016 - The Irish Medtech Association, the Ibec group which represents the medtech sector, the Irish Medtech Association Skillnets, the Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT), INTREO and IDA are

Businesses advised to adapt now ahead of EU regulation

26/10/2016 - Businesses advised to adapt now ahead of EU medtech regulation which will be in place by 2020 - Irish Medtech Association The Irish Medtech Association, the Ibec group which represents the medtech

Irish Medtech launch 2020 strategy in US

20/10/2016 - The Irish Medtech Association (formerly IMDA), the Ibec group which represents the medical technology sector, launched its 2020 strategy at the world's premier medtech conference AdvaMed 2016, 17-19

Global medtech careers showcased at student event

27/09/2016 - BioPharmaChem Ireland (BPCI) and the Irish Medical Devices Association (IMDA), the Ibec groups which represent the biopharmaceutical and chemical sectors, and the medical technology sector

Multi-million investments highlight medtech's growth potential

26/09/2016 - The Irish Medical Devices Association (IMDA), the Ibec group which represents the medical devices industry, said that the announcements of the €10 million investment by Fort Wayne Metals Ireland as

10th Irish Medtech Awards launched

05/09/2016 - The Irish Medical Devices Association (IMDA), the Ibec group which represents the medical devices industry, in association with Enterprise Ireland and IDA, today launched the Irish Medtech

European MedTech Week showcases Ireland's global hub

14/06/2016 - The Irish Medical Devices Association (IMDA), the Ibec group that represents the medical technology sector, today published the results of a survey conducted by RED C ahead of the second European

Global MedTech Compliance Conference comes to Ireland for the first time

24/05/2016 - The Irish Medical Devices Association (IMDA), the Ibec group that represents the medical technology sector, with MedTech Europe and international association AdvaMed are hosting a major

Irish medtech gets head-start for new EU regulatory changes

18/05/2016 - The Irish Medical Devices Association (IMDA), the Ibec group that represents the medical technology sector, is today hosting a special workshop on the business impact of the new EU Medical Device

Opportunities for medtech and biopharma collaboration highlighted at Cork event

05/05/2016 - Irish Medical Devices Association (IMDA) and BioPharmaChem Ireland, the Ibec groups which represent the medical technology sector, and the biopharma and chemical sectors, are hosting a joint event

Silicon Valley joins $7.5m investment in Irish medtech startup FIRE1

12/04/2016 - The Irish Medical Devices Association (IMDA), the Ibec group that represents the medical technology sector, said the announcement that the Foundry Innovation & Research 1 (FIRE1) has closed its

25% of diabetes treatment made in Ireland

07/04/2016 - The Irish Medical Devices Association (IMDA), the Ibec group that represents the medical technology sector, said that the rise in number of people suffering from diabetes was a cause for concern,

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