On the 1st of November, the BDI and the NCSR hosted an event which showcased the latest developments in diagnostic and sensor technology in the healthcare industry entitled "Empowering People to Monitor Their Own Health & Wellbeing". This event demonstrated technology being developed for use in the home or point of care setting for health.
The event involved presentations and demonstrations from Mr. Fergus Fleming, BDI, Dr Shirley Coyle, NCSR, Mr. Dave McGeady, Crescent Diagnostics & Diarmuid Flavin of Biosensia. BDI IP Manager, Emma O'Neill hosted the event and over thirty people attended. The event was held in Invent as part of Dublin Innovation Week 2011.