Roadmap to Funding & Supports for Innovation – Galway LEO & MET Gateway Webinar

Date: 30th April 2021
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am

Galway Local Enterprise Office, in association with the Enterprise Ireland Medical and Engineering (MET) Technology Gateway presents ‘Roadmap to Funding & Supports for Innovation’ webinar on Friday 30th April, 11am – 12pm.

With insights from LEO Galway Head of Enterprise, Breda Fox, and MET Technology Gateway Manager, Sharon White, this webinar will provide key information on funding, supports, and guidance on how to engage with the LEO and the Enterprise Ireland Technology Gateway Network, along with a testimonial from Rockfield Medical Devices.

Who should attend?

This webinar is suitable for anyone seeking support with an idea for a new product, process or service.


The Enterprise Ireland Medical and Engineering Technologies (MET) Gateway is an interdisciplinary applied research centre, dedicated to supporting Research, Development and Innovation activities in the MedTech, LifeSciences and Engineering sectors. Located in Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology’s Galway campus, the MET Technology Gateway provides open access for industry to the academic expertise within GMIT, generating solutions for close-to-market needs to companies.

Working within the Enterprise Ireland Technology Gateway Network of 16 specialised Gateways and sectoral clusters, we deliver innovation, expertise and solutions for Irish industry. The Applied IOT, Irish FoodTech and Engineering Materials and Design (EMD) clusters, comprise of multiple gateways working together to provide specialist support and expertise. Operated in partnership with the Institutes of Technology and Technological Universities, these clusters offer access to the academic and technological expertise within each institute.

Rockfield Medical Devices is an innovative medical device company based in Galway. The mission of the company is to focus on human centered design process as its main R&D driver in all areas of healthcare. Rockfield have developed a strong pipeline of innovative products and built strong partnership with end-users, academia and healthcare staff.

Date: Friday 30th April
Time: 11am – 12pm