News & Events

Lunch & Munch Seminar

MET Technology Gateway Invites you to join Dr Florian Stefanov for a networking lunch and seminar on ‘Patient-specific anatomical models design, fabrication and clinical relevance validation’ on June 27th at GMIT (Dublin Rd campus). Registration will commence at 12:45, with lunch provided for all attendees. RSVP by the 23rd June. Places are limited!

Allergan Launches New Innovation Award with MET

Photo caption: Announcing details of the new Allegan Innovation Award for GMIT, at Allergan in Westport, L to R: Paul Coffey, VP and Managing Director, Allergan; Dr Rick Officer, VP for Research & Innovation, GMIT; Ed Rose, Human Resources Director, Allergan; Dr Eugene McCarthy, Technology Gateway Manager, MET Galway, GMIT.   Allergan and MET (GMIT) […]

Innovation Voucher Call Open

  Innovation Voucher Call Open   The initiative was developed to build links between Ireland’s public knowledge providers such as GMIT’s MET Technology Gateway and small businesses. Innovation Vouchers worth €5,000 are available to assist a company or companies to explore a business opportunity or problem with a registered knowledge provider.   Deadline for applications […]

Vacancy: Research Fellow for Enterprise Ireland Innovation Partnership co-funded with Boston Scientific

JOB DESCRIPTION Job Title:  Research Fellow – Medical Device R&D, Mechanical & Biomechanical Engineering Reporting to: Dr Patrick Delassus Academic Director Location: MET Technology Gateway, Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT), Galway Duration: Two year fixed-term contract Funding Agency: Enterprise Ireland Project Title: Innovation Partnership IP-2017-0525 Boston Scientific GMIT’s Medical Engineering Technology Gateway integrates a multidisciplinary […]

MET Technology Gateway to host Innovation Voucher Clinic

Are you a SME? Are you developing a Product, Process or Service? Come to our Innovation Voucher Clinic! Enterprise Ireland Innovation Vouchers worth €5000, are available to assist a company to explore a new business opportunity or develop new product/service with a registered knowledge provider such as GMIT. Schedule a meeting with MET Technology Gateway […]

MET Technology Gateway is hiring!

  Medical & Engineering Technologies Gateway is seeking to recruit: Business Development Engineer Biomedical/Mechanical Engineer NOW CLOSED

Irish Independent STEM Case study features MET research programme with Neuravi on Ischemic Stroke

Case Study: Understanding ischemic Stroke GMIT-Medical & Engineering Technologies Centre Published: 08th November 2016 Each year in Ireland approximately 10,000 people suffer from stroke and approximately 2,000 of those die. Sharon Duffy, a PhD student at Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology is studying the composition of clots from stroke patients to enhance our understanding of ischemic […]

Innovation Voucher Scheme Now Open

The Innovation Voucher scheme is now open. The initiative was developed to build links between Ireland’s public knowledge providers such as GMIT’s MET Gateway and small businesses. Innovation Vouchers worth €5,000 are available to assist a company or companies to explore a business opportunity or problem with a registered knowledge provider. Deadline for applications is […]

Clinically Relevant In-Vitro Cardiovascular Simulators – The New Era of Medical Device Design and Development

Cardiovascular simulators – what is it simulated The adoption of in-vitro cardiovascular simulators by the medical device industry driving current and future innovation. Companies have now access to customised in-vitro simulation technologies that help replicating highly complex cardiovascular scenarios such as stroke, coronary disease and aneurysm. Each of the customised in-vitro simulators developed by MET […]

GMIT Launches its New Medical and Engineering Technology (MET) Gateway at Industry Open Day

Above, left to right: Dr Ronan MacLoughlin, Aerogen (Chairman of the MET Industry steering committee), Dr Eugene McCarthy,  Dr Mark Whelan Manager of The Technology Gateway Programme & Dr Rick Officer, GMIT VP of Research & Innovation Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT) today (Thursday 16 June 2016) launched its new Enterprise Ireland funded Medical and Engineering […]