Getting boots on the ground is the key to success in Italian market

Sunday Independent: The broad Italian sector encompassing life sciences and medtech continues to flourish, currently valued at €25.2 billion. Enterprise Ireland-supported companies are winning in the market, increasing life sciences exports to Italy by 147% to €65 million in 2017.

The new Market Discovery Fund

Eight Irish companies join forces to create centre of excellence for medtech industry
Irish Independent

Eight Irish companies have joined forces to help promote Ireland as a global centre of excellence for the medtech industry.

Neurent raises €9.3m to put paid to chronic runny noses
Irish Times

An Irish company developing a breakthrough therapy for a common nasal condition has raised €9.3 million.

New innovator: Juspy
Irish Times

The product will be rolled out online and to retail outlets in Ireland by the end of the summer followed by the UK. From the off, however, Lynch designed her product to scale and her ultimate aim is to grow Juspy into a global lifestyle brand.

Inside Track: Sorcha O’Grady, co-founder of TruckScience
Irish Times

Eight years ago software developer Sorcha O’Grady and transport consultant Jens Hellberg pooled their skills to establish Westport-based TruckSciencewhich helps businesses make more informed decisions when investing in transport.

9 start-ups kick off first NDRC ArcLabs accelerator in Waterford
Silicon Republic

The NDRC’s first ArcLabs accelerator in Waterford has begun with nine tech start-ups that will each receive up to €50,000 in supports.

Irish SME flush with success after waste water research
Irish Times

While bringing improvements in the treatment of sewage and wastewater might not be the most attractive of projects, Irish SME OxyMem turned its wastewater research into a major win in the annual US-Ireland Innovation Awards.

Four innovative Irish SMEs to receive EU research funding
Irish Tech News

Four Irish SMEs are among 79 top-class innovative SMEs across Europe that are to receive EU funding to help them get their projects to market faster.

TestReach scoops up Enterprise Ireland Digital Disruptor award
Silicon Republic

At an event at Deloitte Digital in London on 23 May, the company received the Enterprise Ireland Digital Disruptor award, which is bestowed on companies that are disrupting the marketplace through innovative deployment of technology.

Irish healthcare firm Genesis Automation secures Texas hospital contract
Irish Times

Genesis Automation, a Cork-based healthcare software company, has signed a deal which sees it entering the US market as it edges to build its turnover up to €10 million this year.

‘It took me 300 recipes to get it right – I've broken a few ice cream machines along the way’

'Basically, I went out and bought an ice cream machine and just started messing around with recipes. About 300 recipes later, I created the base of what I have today with Pow-Cow.' - Niall Moloney, founder of Pow-Cow

Key collaboration with DIT provides success for Kastus
Irish Times

“We are a spin-out from DIT, we couldn’t have achieved what we have without their expertise, people and facilities.” - John Browne CEO of Kastus.

Nova Leah wins Grand Prix Award at the 2018 National Startup Awards
Business World

Nova Leah has picked up the Grand Prix Startup of the Year Award, scooping a €10,000 cash prize, at the National Startup Awards 2018 powered by Bank of Ireland and Enterprise Ireland.

Payslip delivers global payroll control to global employers #IrishAdvantage

Innovative Irish technology company Payslip has developed a smart technology platform that enables employers to engage directly with leading in-country payroll providers and enjoy one centralised and controlled global process.

Business Opportunities Seminar with the World Bank, 12th June 2018

30 May 2018: Briefing session for Bathing Water Quality & IOT challenges, Dublin
31 May 2018: Futurescope 2018, Dublin
6 Jun 2018: Agile Innovation Fund support event, Galway
7 Jun 2018: Customer Value Proposition, Dublin
12 Jun 2018: Business Opportunities Seminar with the World Bank, Dublin
13 Jun 2018: Sales Pipeline Management, Dublin
28 Jun 2018: Agile Innovation Fund support event, Shannon
28 & 29 Jun 2018: National Life Sciences and Engineering Expo, Mullingar
26 - 27 Sept 2018: Medical Technology Ireland 2018, Galway Racecourse