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Engineering Education: Future skills, standards and mobility

  • Date(s)
    Wednesday, 30 October 2019
  • Time(s)
    9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Venue
    Engineers Ireland, 22 Clyde Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland
  • Fee

    Member: €40.00
    Non-Member: €50.00

  • CPD Credit
    6 hours   C5


Conference overview

This conference examines Irish engineering education in an international context, including skills to achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals and to succeed in a digital world. International and national speakers will address global challenges, future engineering skills, academic standards and graduate mobility. Attendees will also have the opportunity to share ideas on engineering education and to shape Engineers Ireland’s accreditation process.


  • William Beausang, Department of Education and Skills
  • Ulrika Lindstrand, Sveriges Ingenjörer (Swedish Association of Graduate Engineers)
  • Prof. Mike Murphy, European Society for Engineering Education
  • Brian Lahiff, Association of Consulting Engineers of Ireland / Garland
  • Marguerite Sayers, Engineers Ireland
  • Prof. Aoife Ahern, University College Dublin
  • Darren Carthy, Technological University of Dublin
  • Dr Anne Morrissey & Dr James Carton, Dublin City University
  • Una Beagon, Technological University of Dublin
  • Maria Kyne, Limerick Institute of Technology
  • Damien Owens, European Network for Accreditation of Engineering Education & International Engineering Alliance
  • Alan Spillane, Limerick Institute of Technology


Please click here to download the conference programme.

Who should attend?

This conference will be of interest to engineering educators, learning and development professionals, engineering managers and policymakers.



Make a Booking

30 October 2019


Confirmation is subject to event fee being finalised. Cancellation fees calculated at 50% of the estimated total bill will be charge for confirmed bookings cancelled less than 5 working days prior to the date of the planned event. A replacement person can attend instead. Cancellations made the day prior to an event will be charged 75% of the total estimated bill. No-shows will be charged the full fee. All cancellations must be confirmed in writing by email. Engineers Ireland will not be liable for any costs in the event of a course being re-scheduled.  This applies, but is not limited, to any travelling, subsistence or consequential expenses incurred by delegates.