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Ireland in the news
July 11 2018

Bloomberg elevates Ireland’s innovation ranking

Ireland has moved up three places in the Bloomberg Innovation Index 2018, a list of the world’s most innovative countries. Ireland ranked 13th place overall, with more than 200 economies…
IoT
July 3 2018

Irish companies: playing a leading role in developing IoT technologies

by Robert Bushnell, senior development advisor in digital technologies at Enterprise Ireland. Due to the impact of an exceptionally strong group of dynamic companies with expertise in the key core…
Animation
July 2 2018

Irish Companies Set Stage in Hollywood

It's often said that Ireland is a nation of storytellers. Earlier this month, 15 leading Irish companies involved in animation, visual effects, gaming, virtual reality and other creative endeavors flocked…
Medtech
June 28 2018

Irish healthcare start-ups pitch their solutions at GlobalSTL Medtech Innovation Summit

The full strength of the St. Louis healthcare industry was displayed for highly-innovative digital health companies from Ireland, Israel, the United Kingdom and the Netherlands at the second annual GlobalSTL…
High Tech Construction
June 19 2018

The Impact of BIM, and Why the Future of Construction is Digital

With Building Information Modelling technology offering significant reductions in project costs and delivery times, Enterprise Ireland, the national export agency, is supporting its adoption.   The construction industry has never been slow…
Fintech
June 14 2018

Why Ireland is Now Recognized as a New Global Fintech Hub

It doesn’t take an expert to see that the financial world is experiencing major change. According to PWC’s Global Fintech Report 2017, 80% of senior financial service experts surveyed are…
Medtech
June 8 2018

How technology continues to shape digital health

 Donal Cummings, VP of Digital Health and Life Sciences at Enterprise Ireland, Chicago, describes how digital health is expected to change in the years ahead. Technology is an increasingly important part of…
Medtech
June 7 2018

Meet eight of Ireland’s most innovative medical technology start-ups

Ireland is home to some of the most remarkable MedTech start-ups in the world. Let’s take a look at a small selection.   Having enjoyed exponential growth from 50 to…
June 6 2018

Run Angel makes Global Running Day safer with wearable alarm device, now available in the US

Irish start-up company, Run Angel, is celebrating Global Running Day by encouraging everyone to Run Safe and Run Loud. The Run Angel compact wrist-worn alarm is designed to attract attention in…