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RTP Hosts the Ireland Life Sciences Trade Delegation


An Irish delegation is embarking on an upcoming trade mission to strengthen economic and trade ties between North Carolina and Ireland. A key element to the Mission is a Life Science networking and partnering breakfast event to take place at the North Carolina Biotechnology Center located at the Research Triangle Park on Wednesday, September 21, 2011 from 8:45am-11:30am.

The Life Science event will showcase 14 of Ireland’s visiting high technology Life Science (Pharma and Medical Device) companies. The event will take place in an informal networking environment with table top displays by the guest companies.

The event will be opened by remarks from the Irish Government Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton T.D. and Richard Stack, President, Synecor. This event will start at 8.45am and give the opportunity for meetings and informal networking between North Carolina based and the visiting Irish companies.

North Carolina Life Science companies are welcome to come for a networking breakfast to meet the visiting Irish companies to discuss their technologies, the life science sectors in North Carolina and Ireland, new developments in the sectors, collaboration and supplier opportunities.

For more information or to RSVP, contact Eoin Moore with Enterprise Ireland: 212.546.0470 or

View a copy of the invitation and more information on the 14 Irish high-tech life science companies being showcased.