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Medtech
January 10 2019

US healthcare giants are open to new innovations

The Boston-based Partners HealthCare facility includes community and specialty hospitals, a managed care organization, a physician network, community health centers, home care, and other health-related entities. Several of its hospitals…
IoT Irish Advantage CES
January 8 2019

An innovative Irish tech presence at CES 2019

CES is recognized as the world's gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. The show has served as a proving ground for innovators and breakthrough…
Automotive Car of the future creates problems for OEMs
January 3 2019

The car of the future creates problems for today’s OEMs

The car of the future needs partners right now, says Toyota innovation leader. The future of cars is captured in ACES, an acronym for Automated, Connected, Electric and Shared. It presents traditional…
Agritech
December 27 2018

Irish manufacturers are breaking new ground with farm machinery

Amid the rush for increased use of digital technology in farming, it can be easy to forget that a different form of technology is still very much the backbone of…
Fintech
December 20 2018

Ireland on track to become global blockchain hub

Enterprise Ireland, the trade and innovation agency, is one of the largest venture capital funders of tech start-ups in the world and has been actively supporting blockchain development over the past year. The…
Ireland Ireland: From saints and scholars to science with commercial impact
December 13 2018

Ireland advances science with commercial impact

Known in legend as a “land of saints and scholars”, Ireland enjoys a growing reputation for collaborative research and cutting-edge science. For the second year running, Ireland ranked first in…
Retail & Consumer Irish gift guide
December 10 2018

High-Quality Irish products are on everyone’s wish list: 2018 Irish gift guide

By VP of Consumer Goods Catie Riordan Irish products are renowned for their classic craftsmanship and quality. Irish knitwear, tweeds and jewelry have long been sought after for their artistry…
Retail & Consumer
December 5 2018

Catie Riordan on consumer retail trends in the US

Catie Riordan works in the New York office of Enterprise Ireland, the trade and investment agency. Riordan talked to us about her work as a market advisor in the consumer retail…
Construction Walsh Construction
November 28 2018

Irish construction firms set successful foundation at Greenbuild 2018

The Greenbuild International Conference and Expo is one of the largest trade events for sustainable building practices in the world. Greenbuild is presented by the US Green Building Council (USGBC)…
Medtech Operating in the connected health space? You need to connect with Ireland
November 27 2018

Operating in the connected health space? Connect with Ireland

It’s not the hospital that’s at the center of health, it’s the patient. Kevin Ryan, senior development adviser for life sciences at Enterprise Ireland, explains why connected health has the…
Talent Management The gig economy isn’t the future, it’s already here
November 21 2018

The gig economy isn’t the future, it’s already here

Composing short-term, freelance, on-demand, and contingent workers, the gig economy is currently valued at US $3.5 trillion globally, according to Barry Asin, president of San Francisco-based Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA). “That puts…
Fintech
November 15 2018

How regtech innovation is lowering costs for financial services

The cost of the governance, risk management and regulatory compliance for financial service companies is estimated to be about 15 percent of the total cost of running a firm. This…