June 22


09:30 am - 03:30 pm

Event Category:

Past Events

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Advanced Manufacturing Training Centre of Excellence (AMTCE) (LMETB)

Building B, Xerox Technology Park A91 Y319, Dundalk

Dundalk, Louth, IE

A Unique event looks at how Robotics are evolving in Robotics+ by being combined with other technologies and integrated into systems.

This is a unique event looks at how Robotics are evolving to Robotics+ by being combined other technologies and integrated into systems to drive business transformation and innovation. The event will bring together a mixture of robotics experts, technology specialists, system integrators and end users to share their practical knowledge, experiences and insights of Robotics for in Industry 4.0 driven transformation. Robotics 4.0+ is great opportunity for companies to understanding the opportunities and challenges in deploying and utilising Robotics in combination with other technologies within their businesses. It’s a must attend for any manufacturing business.


09:30 Tea/Coffee

09:45 Take Seats and Safety Overview

10:00 Transformation in Irish Manufacturing – Aidan McKenna, Enterprise Ireland, Regional Director – North East & North West Region

10:15 Operational Transformation Through Robotics – A Company Perspective Andy Kelly – Kelly Precision Engineering

10:45 The Futurescape Podium – Key Robotic Trends in Manufacturing

• ABB (Shane Loughran)

• FANUC (Ronan Rasdale)

• KUKA (Mark Elwell)

• UR (David Webb)

11:00 Coffee Break

11:20 Smart Industry Readiness Index (SIRI) and Innovation Through Robotics – Adrian Hovenden, IMR

11:50 Robotics and Surveying in Construction – JJ O’Hara, CEO Future Cast, Matt Hull, Leica

12:10 Panel Discussion – Robotics Integration for Manufacturing

– The Good, The Bad and The Insightful

• Allied Automation

• Control Soft

• Robotics & Drives

• Reliance Automation

12:40 Michael McGrath, AMTCE Technical Director, Training Programme Overview

13:00 Lunch

13:45 Equipment Demo’s and Networking with Equipment Manufacturers Technology Experts and System Integrators


Manufacturing businesses in Ireland now have access to a world class education and training facility for industry 4.0 related technologies and processes. AMTCE was developed by LMETB, with funding from Enterprise Ireland and Solas, to provide manufacturing company personnel with industry relevant upskilling and reskilling opportunities through hands-on skills orientated training with best in class industry grade equipment. The wide range of funded courses will allow companies to develop their personnel into a highly skilled Industry 4.0 ready Workforce which can compete and succeed globally. So, if you want to connect with the future of manufacturing, connect today with AMTCE. It will open your business’ horizons.