Other areas of responsibility

Mentor on the HealthXL Program

HealthXL is an accelerator program specifically designed for startups disrupting health with breakthrough technology. The program is run by experienced entrepreneurs and backed by leading global health investors, medical professionals and corporates.
We are looking for smart, revolutionary teams that are working for solutions from the following domains: direct medical solutions, personalization, patient compliance, prevention and participatory health solutions, health economics, integrated solutions and more.

Guest Judge at the Ryan Academy of Entrepreneurship

DCU Ryan Academy is a non-profit, joint venture between Dublin City University and the family of the late Tony Ryan (Ryanair). The Propeller Venture Accelerator was established in 2010 with funding of €1 million from Irelandia Investments. In return for a 6.5% equity stake, participants receive mentoring, three months incubation with free space and services and a €30,000 cash investment for their business.


Guest Speaker at the Innovation Academy

The mission of the Academy is to develop a new kind of PhD graduate, expert in their discipline, with a thorough understanding of how innovation can convert knowledge into products, services and policies for economic and social and cultural benefit. The Innovation Academy is an exciting intellectual space that nurtures creativity and innovative thinking in postgraduate students.


Guest Speaker at the Hothouse Program

DIT Hothouse is the award-winning Innovation and Technology Transfer Office at Dublin Institute of Technology, responsible for the commercialisation of intellectual property arising from DIT research. DIT Hothouse is the hub of innovation and technology transfer activities in DIT, the place where business meets innovation. Our team works with students, lecturers and research teams across DIT as well as with entrepreneurs, industry leaders and investors.


Grant Application reviewer Enterprise Ireland

Enterprise Ireland is the government organisation responsible for the development and growth of Irish enterprises in world markets. We work in partnership with Irish enterprises to help them start, grow, innovate and win export sales on global markets. In this way, we support sustainable economic growth, regional development and secure employment.


Evolve Biomed Advisory Board

The Evolve Biomed advisory board provide invaluable insight into the design and development of the conference content in addition to helping us deliver a unique experience for our attendees. 


We help early stage companies in the life sciences, biotechnology & medical device sectors achieve their goals.
Key areas include life sciences, medtech, healthIT, biotechnology & medical device sectors.