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Talent Management
October 18 2018

Ireland’s got talent management: in the war for talent, source an Irish advantage

Elizabeth McHenry, Senior Development Advisor at Enterprise Ireland, describes how Irish companies are leading the global talent management sector. Hiring exceptional talent has become an international business. With Polish programmers…
Agritech
October 16 2018

Ireland advances from “food island” to leading global agritech force

James Maloney, a Senior Regional Development executive with Enterprise Ireland, looks at Ireland’s emergence as a key center for global Agritech innovation.  The dominant mega-trend in global agriculture for the…
Fintech transformative-impact-Irish-regtech
October 11 2018

The transformative impact of Irish regtech for global financial services

By Billy Hanley, Senior Development Advisor, Enterprise Ireland As the world of finance gathered in Ireland for MoneyConf 2018, Enterprise Ireland — the Irish Government’s development agency and one of…
News about Ireland Innovation at the heart of Ireland's success
October 8 2018

What’s driving Ireland’s rising status as a stellar innovation hub?

With a fast-growing economy that hosts the world’s top tech talent and a support system that accelerates the best homegrown ideas, the future looks bright for solutions launching from this…
Fintech Digitale Transformation im Bankwesen
October 4 2018

Opportunity knocks for Irish fintechs as innovations transform retail banking

Irish financial technology companies are seizing the opportunities presented by a number of retail banking innovation megatrends, according to Frank Schwab, keynote speaker at an Enterprise Ireland event in Frankfurt.…
Cleantech Ocean Energy and Vigor partner in building the OE Buoy Wave Convertor (marine hydrokinetic convertor) for US Navy Wave Energy Test Site in Hawaii
October 2 2018

Ocean Energy harnesses ocean waves to power up big data centers

Irish marine innovation combined with US engineering is taking shape in an Oregon shipyard, where shipbuilder Vigor is constructing a marine hydrokinetic converter called the OE Buoy for US and Irish based…
Medtech Irish medtech sector attracts €259 million in investment
September 27 2018

Irish medtech sector attracts over $300 million in investment

Medtech Rising: The Irish Medtech CEO Conference will be held in Cork, Ireland on December 5-6, 2018. The event is hosted by the Irish Medtech Association, Enterprise Ireland and IDA Ireland.…
Ireland in the news
September 25 2018

Ireland Has Fastest-Growing Tech Worker Population in Europe for 2017

The findings from the State of European Tech 2017 report show that Ireland’s tech ecosystem continues to expand. Ireland’s rankings in the annual report point to the strength of the…
Medtech Driving the growth of Ireland’s booming medtech sector
September 19 2018

Driving the growth of Ireland’s booming Medtech sector

Tom Kelly, Divisional Manager for life sciences at Enterprise Ireland, defines the world-class ecosystem that has allowed Ireland to emerge as a global hub for Medical Technology development. The Irish…
Medtech
September 18 2018

Three Irish Healthcare Companies Sign Deals with Leading North American Healthcare Groups

North American healthcare leaders look to Ireland to co-develop future healthcare solutions. Enterprise Ireland hosts 15 leading and world-renowned healthcare providers from the USA and Canada at the inaugural North…
Fintech Enterprise Ireland investment in Aid:Tech shows potential of blockchain
September 12 2018

From Banking to Brexit: Enterprise Ireland investment in Aid:Tech shows Blockchain potential

Blockchain technology has been in development since the 1990s but only came to global prominence in 2009 as a component of the cryptocurrency bitcoin. As bitcoin has become synonymous with…
Electronics
September 11 2018

Irish firms advance smart connectivity at Mobile World Congress America

As mobile technology becomes the central element of connected commercial and consumer industries from automotive to smart home to digital health, Irish firms are building ground-breaking new technologies and partnering…