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Connected Health Skillnet

The Connected Health Skillnet (formerly Internet of Medical Things Skillnet) offers learning, development and networking opportunities to member companies in the emerging field of Connected Health. This is a cross sectoral training network with Irish Medtech Association/Ibec as contracting organisation and operates in partnership with Biopharmachem Ireland and Technology Ireland

Who are we?

We are a national, enterprise led learning and development network for the Connected Health sector in Ireland. Our focus is to enhance Ireland’s capability as a location of choice for global connected health activity, through the development and delivery of niche training, upskilling and cross-sectoral networking opportunities. The network addresses both technical and non-technical skills need of our members and can deliver training at a time and pace to suit business needs and shift patterns.

Why get involved?

  • Save up to 35% on the cost of training
  • Attend training and networking events tailored to the connected health sector
  • Option to join our cross sectoral industry steering group tasked with addressing the current and future skills gaps facing the sector.
  • Save time on procurement and administration around training, as this is all performed by the Connected Health Skillnet

Upcoming training

ProgrammeDateVenueMember PriceNon-membersMore info & Bookings
Medical Technology Leadership Programme - incorporating connected health
(ILM endorsed award)
17 - 19 Sept
22 - 24 Oct
19 - 21 Nov
Galmont Hotel, Galway
Fitzwilliam Hotel & RCSI, Dublin
Clayton Hotel, Galway
€2,150N/ARegister interest for 2019
Medical Software Quality Assurance (Level 8 15 ECTs)12 - NovUniversity of Limerick & Online€2,500€3,500Book here
QMS & Medical Device Software Validation20 - 22 NovtAbsolute Hotel, Limerick€435€620Book here
Connected Health Forum 26 NovIbec, DublinFREEBook here
Further Information / Become a member:
Please contact Jennifer McCormack
T: +353 (0) 1 6051537

Connected Health Skillnet is co-funded by Skillnet Ireland and member companies. Skillnet Ireland is funded through the National Training Fund through the Department of Education and Skills. (

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