Toys4Engineers kicks off in Waterford today

Toys4Engineers is organised by Waterford Chamber in association with WIT. It showcases the engineering, tech and pharma industry on a national level. This year's event runs from September 27th to October 1st.

Among the highlights are Meet the Buyer meetings and industry training. In addition, there will be speed networking, daily conferences, an online jobs fair and digital site visits. There will also be a career guidance seminar for second level students considering a career in STEM.  A host of international speakers will attend the event for daily conferences, and each will have a specific theme. These include Automation Robotics and Cobotics, ICT and Digital Transformation. Thursday September 30th will focus on Decarbonisation and the Green Deal.

Here's a flavour of last year's Toys4Engineers.


Below is a schedule of events. And you can find out more on the Toys4Engineers website.

You can hear interviews about the event on WLR's The Hot Desk.