The Thomond region is delighted to organise a golf outing for visiting speakers and delegates attending the Annual Conference.
The Golf Outing will take place on Thursday, 12th April 2018 in Castletroy Golf Club, with the tee time scheduled from 2:00pm – 3:00pm. Prizes, including the presentation of the Cumann Cup, will be awarded at the Welcome Reception event in The Limerick Strand Hotel.
In conjunction with the Thomond Region, Engineers Ireland will host a welcome reception for conference delegates, supporters, sponsors and speakers at The Limerick Strand Hotel on Thursday, 12th April from 8:00pm.
We are delighted to announce that John Burke, the first Clare man to summit Mount Everest, will join attendees at the event and present on his journey. His story is of an everyday man, working towards a dream. It is full of lessons and mindset adjustments that he now credits with changing his approach to work, stress, and decision making. It is certainly a presentation you would not want to miss!
In this session, we will hear presentations from: Lord Andrew Adonis, Former Chair of the National Infrastructure Commission, UK; Mr Stephen Blair, Director, Southern Regional Assembly; and
Mr Mike Quinn, CEO, Ervia.
Delegates are invited to take part in the Q&A session.
In this session, we will hear presentations from: Dr. Pat Daly, Deputy Chief Executive, Limerick City and County Council; Mr Michael Lohan, Head of Lifesciences and Strategic Property, IDA Ireland; and Mr Paschal Meehan, Chair of Limerick for Engineering and Dean of Work Based Learning and VP International at Limerick Institute of Technology.
In this session, we will hear presentations from: Professor Conor McCarthy, Centre Director, Confirm – Smart Manufacturing, A world leading SFI Research Centre; Dr. Emma Silke, Head of Business Development, ESB eCars; Mr. John Cormican, General Manager, Vehicle Engineering, Jaguar Land Rover Ireland and Mr John Moran, Member of Limerick Economic Forum, founder of RHH International, former Secretary General, Department of Finance and Head of Wholesale Banks, Central Bank of Ireland.
The Evening Gala Ball is an excellent opportunity for conference attendees and and their guests to come together to celebrate the diversity of engineering in the Thomond region and the important role that engineering plays in the Region.