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Vacancy: Mechanical & Biomechanical Engineering Technician

Job Title: Technician Mechanical & Biomechanical Engineering Reporting: MET Technology Gateway Director Location: MET Technology Gateway, GMIT, Galway Duration: Fixed Term Contract up to 29th June 2018 Applications are invited for the post of Technician, Medical & Engineering Technologies (MET) Gateway, at Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology. Technology Gateway – MET The Enterprise Ireland funded Medical […]

Medical & Engineering Technology Gateway awarded ISO 9001:2015 accreditation

Funded by Enterprise Ireland, GMIT’s Medical and Engineering (MET) is an interdisciplinary Technology Gateway which provides world class solutions for the MedTech and general manufacturing sectors. The Gateway develops novel technologies relevant to both clinical research and MedTech companies operating in the design application phase. MET Technology Gateway Business Development Director Dr Eugene McCarthy says […]

Ibec’s Medtech and Engineering Sectors and EMD Ireland host joint showcase

Ibec’s Medtech and Engineering Sectors and EMD Ireland Technology Gateway Cluster will jointly host an event to showcase the capability amongst 6 Technology Gateways relevant to the Medtech and Engineering industries in Ireland. The Technology Gateway network is run by Enterprise Ireland in partnership with Institutes of Technologies nationwide. The Gateways provide close-to-market technology solutions […]

MET to host Innovation Voucher Clinic in Roscommon Local Enterprise Office

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 […]

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 […]