Med in Ireland is designed to assist Irish companies to win new business in the global market and to build new strategic partnerships with visiting guests and others in the Irish ecosystem. The event provides a strategic networking framework to encourage Irish companies to exchange experience and contacts with international guests. Med in Ireland showcases the strengths and benefits of doing business with Ireland and also demonstrates how developing strong connections with Irish companies is advantageous to global organisations.

Why exhibit at Med in Ireland?

  • Network with a range of international healthcare and manufacturing sub supply buyers
  • The prospect of building global partnerships and generating new business
  • Get the opportunity to conduct site visits with buyers
  • Arrange one-to-one meetings with high potential buyers
  • Get insights into trends in the MedTech sector from keynote speakers
  • Experience a showcase of the Irish MedTech sector and the supports available to Irish companies
  • Learn about medical technology research in Ireland’s Higher Education Institutes.


“Med In Ireland is a showcase of the diversity of Irelands thriving MedTech sector and an event Design Partners look forward to every 2 years. It has been a highly valuable initiative in helping us grow our healthcare division globally. The event has allowed us to bring targeted prospective clients to Ireland, while also meeting potential new clients through one to one meetings and facilitated site visits. The Med In Ireland format promotes strategic vendor sourcing opportunities for visiting companies and valuable business introductions for participating Irish companies.”

Raymond Crosbie – Business Development Director
Design Partners Wicklow

“If you are involved in the MedTech industry in Ireland, Med in Ireland is a must attend event.  For Advant Medical, it has proven to be one of the best platforms for networking and building relationships, affording us the opportunity to conduct valuable one-to-one meetings with senior executives from some of the world’s largest MedTech companies.  The calibre of speakers & attendees and the attention to detail delivered by the organisers ensures Med In Ireland never disappoints. We look forward to attending again this year.”

Debra O’Loughlin – Managing Director
Advant Medical Galway

“Having attended Med In Ireland since its inception, it has provided us with an excellent platform to meet with existing customers and potential new international clients.  One to one client meetings is an invaluable marketing tool providing us with the opportunity to meet with a broad spectrum of potential customers in a unique, highly effective setting provided by Enterprise Ireland.”

Shirley Walsh – Operations Director
Shannon Coiled Springs Ltd


MedTech in Ireland

The MedTech Sector in Ireland is comprised of Medical Sub Supply, Diagnostic, Medical Device and important ancillary service companies.

The Irish MedTech sector has exported over
€12.5bn in goods to over 100 countries globally

38,000 people are employed by the sector, of which 6,500 are employed by indigenous companies

Over €205m was spent on RD&I by MedTech companies in 2015 in Ireland


MedTech companies are based in Ireland 234 are indigenous Irish companies