The success of Ireland’s focused efforts have resulted in the country’s status as the leading cluster for medical device and diagnostic products globally, the second largest exporter of medical devices in Europe, and the home of 15 of the top 20 medical device companies.
Knowledge Transfer Ireland: Resources for International Researchers and Institutions in Any Sector
A strong national professional technology transfer infrastructure contributes to Ireland’s status as an international centre for innovation. Knowledge Transfer Ireland helps academic experts, universities, institutes of technology, and research organisations work together to apply expertise to the needs of existing companies and to support new ventures. Two tools of particular note for anyone looking to deepen collaboration in Ireland include:
Further supporting Ireland’s open and collaborative research environment is the Technology Centres and Industry-Led Research effort, where companies come together to share expertise, risks and rewards to push research farther than it might otherwise go – with the help of research institutions.
Ireland welcomes international students, researchers, faculty, professionals, entrepreneurs and corporations from across the globe in the spirit of collaboration and friendship. Stop over for a visit!