IDA Innovation Forum in collaboration with The Innovation Exchange

10am -1pm  30th May,

IDA Ireland, Three Park Place, Hatch Street Upper, Dublin 2, D02FX65

Join us for our upcoming Innovation Forum which will take place in person on May 30th at 10am at the IDA Ireland offices. This forum is designed to bring together entrepreneurs, innovators, and thought leaders to discuss the latest trends, challenges, and opportunities in the field.

Whether you are just starting out or are a seasoned tech entrepreneur, this forum is a must-attend event. Join us to gain valuable insights, connect with peers, and stay ahead of the curve in the ever-evolving world of technology.

Our Agenda  




IDA Ireland welcome note


Industry 5.0 Lighthouse Partnership in Disruptive & Sustainable Technologies. Discussion panel chaired by DMI (Digital Manufacturing Ireland) with Janssen, Analog Devices  and Innopharma Labs.


Barry Winkless, CSO Cpl Group & Head of The Future of Work Institute, discussing learnings and insights on how to fully integrate the idea of innovation into strategy and based on current research the 8 C’s of skills domains needed to create a truly creative and holistic team.


Coffee break


The Innovation Exchange – Panel discussion with TIC, EVE and Biologit, to discuss leveraging the SME community to deliver solutions to emerging FDI needs.


Boston Scientific Endoscopy’s Journey and how they approach innovation


Wrap up  & questions


Lunch and networking opportunities

About IDA Ireland 


IDA Ireland is an autonomous Statutory Agency set up under the Industrial Development Acts 1986 – 2019. The Agency operates in accordance with the provisions of the Acts and under the aegis of the Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, who is empowered to provide funds to discharge its obligations and issue general policy directives/seek information on the Agency’s activities.  Find out more here

About The Innovation Exchange  

The Innovation Exchange is looking forward to a busy 2023 with 20+ innovation challenges to be published on our platform this year. To meet demand, we are looking for innovative SMEs to pitch their solutions to our corporate partners.
The Innovation Exchange is where businesses facing digital transformation challenges are connected with innovative solutions providers with the talent to help them achieve their ambitions.


It’s an innovation marketplace

  • Large corporates get access to Ireland’s most talented solutions providers and to collaborations that accelerate digital transformation.
  • Scaling technology companies get an instant sales pipeline as well as access to key decision makers, market intelligence and the capability to sell to large corporates.

Talk to Us

If you’re an established business looking to increase your competitive advantage by innovating faster and more successfully in collaboration with SMEs we’d love to hear from you.