Ireland and the U.S.:
On Track To Getting Back
Tuesday, March 16, 2021 11:00 am EST
Enterprise Ireland, the Irish government agency for the international development of Irish firms, is hosting a compelling panel discussion on how post-pandemic recovery will shape up on either side of the Atlantic. The panel will take place on Zoom Webinar on Tuesday, March 16 at 11:00AM Eastern and will feature Irish Prime Minister Micheál Martin; Enterprise Ireland CEO, Julie Sinnamon; ICON Plc CEO, Steve Cutler; Ambassador Dan Mulhall of the Irish Embassy in Washington DC and Robert Wolcott, Chairman and Co-Founder at TWIN Global and Adjunct Professor at Kellogg School of Management and Booth School of Management, University of Chicago. The panel will be moderated by award-winning author, podcaster and producer, Diane Brady.
The panel discussion will cover entrepreneurship, innovation, international trade, medtech and healthcare in a post-pandemic environment. Panelists will share insights and learnings from 2020 and ideas on how 2021 will shape out.
Employment by Irish businesses in the United States at over 110,000 and foreign direct investment from Ireland into the United States economy at $225.5 billion* — ranks Ireland in the top nine investment sources to the United States.
Enterprise Ireland is one of Europe’s leading venture capitalists: the agency is ranked first both in Europe and globally for its seed investments. Enterprise Ireland operates from New York, Boston, Austin, Chicago, Seattle, and San Francisco. In addition to funding support, Enterprise Ireland also provides services including export assistance, assistance with research and development as well as a broad network of key global industry-specific contacts.
About Enterprise Ireland
Enterprise Ireland is the Irish State agency that works with Irish enterprises to help them start, grow, innovate and win export sales in global markets. Enterprise Ireland partners with entrepreneurs, Irish businesses, and the research and investment communities to develop Ireland’s international trade, innovation, leadership and competitiveness. In this way, we support sustainable economic growth and regional development and help create and sustain employment in Ireland. For more information visit enterprise-ireland.com.