Kevin MooreFounder - MGR Life Science.Put simply, the BioInnovate fellowship enabled me to realise my ambition of creating a niche life science service where I gained first-hand experience of the I.P., compliance, ethical, regulatory and funding challenges which face medical device companies. I continue to draw on those experiences to predict and navigate legal risks for my clients.
Rhona HuntCo-founder – OstoformBioInnovate was a fantastic vehicle for me to meet patients, assess their needs and the commercial feasibility of the clinical need we identified. It is well structured and supported to assess and optimise the right opportunity and continues to accelerate the growth of the Irish economy.
Dr. John ThompsonCo-founder – Aurigen MedicalBioinnovate has been instrumental in providing us with the tools, guidance, network and support necessary to begin our journey in medical device innovation. I will be forever indebted to the entire Bioinnovate team and extended network of mentors for their experience, enthusiasm and generosity.
Andrew BourkeDirector of Innovation Development with i360medicalBioInnovate has become a global innovation leader in one of the most entrepreneurial countries in the world. With unbelievable levels of support from Enterprise Ireland, I believe the future of healthcare will continue to emanate from this prestigious fellowship program.
Paula NewellFounder – Aveta MedicalThe BioInnovate programme has awarded me with the knowledge, skills, mentoring, and network to pursue my passion to help deliver a meaningful, valuable medical solution to women wanting an alternative to current treatments.
Sinead HughesDesign EngineerBioInnovate changes the way you think about problems. It opens the door to a multitude of diverse career opportunities and exposes you to a unique and talented network of people all interested in transforming healthcare.
Needs Driven Opportunity
BioInnovate has achieved unparalleled access to Ireland's leading academic researchers, clinicians, and industry expert while the activity is underpinned by world class facilities available through the support network. BioInnovate offer two core programmes of activity The Fellowship Programme and the Industry Training Workshops.
Situated on the prestigious campus of National University of Ireland Galway within the medieval city of Galway, European Capital of Culture in 2020, with equal easy access to the wilderness of Connemara in the west and the European mainland in the east, BioInnovate boasts a superb location.
Our affiliation with Stanford BioDesign has helped us to become one of the world’s leading innovation hubs with an immense debt of gratitude owed to Enterprise Ireland for both their financial and professional support in helping BioInnovate grow.