Sligo Engineering & Technology Expo 2023


The Sligo Engineering & Technology Expo 2023 takes place at the Knocknarea Arena, ATU Sligo on Thursday 4th May.

The Sligo Engineering & Technology Expo an interactive, information sharing event which is an exciting collaboration between ATU Sligo and Industry.

The Expo is a chance for potential engineering students to gain knowledge of companies, interact with alumni and network with professional engineers. Participants at the Expo include Fortune 500 industry leaders, indigenous industry and companies of all sizes from across Ireland.

The Expo is open to the public from 10am to 6pm and we encourage public engagement throughout the event. Our mission is to connect students, industry and the community and inspire future generations of engineers.

Please find our ‘on the day’ virtual EXPO catalogue below:


The EXPO 2023 Talks Programme is below

Brief Introductions to ATU Sligo Engineering & Technology Courses:
12.15pm       Electronics & Computing
12.25pm       Mechatronics
12.35pm       Civil Engineering & Construction
12.45pm       Mechanical & Precision Engineering

Industry  Presentations:
1.10pm       Ceola McLynn
                   – Innovation Centre – Insight
1.30pm       Brian Durnin, BORMAC
                    – Company collaborations / partnerships mutual projects
2.00pm       Derek Flynn, Engineering Manager at AbbVie Ballytivnan
                    – A Career at AbbVie – rise to a new challenge
2.30pm       Andrew Young , Glan Agua
                    – Transforming Water, Transforming Lives
3.00pm       Davin Ferguson, Collins McNicholas Recruitment and HR services group
                    – Market insights for graduate engineers
3.30pm       Paul F Martin (Donegal) Jamie Shevlin (Sligo) Padraig Donohoe (Longford),
                    Abbott Panel
                    – Discover unparalleled opportunities at Abbott – Learn how you can make a positive
impact in the world

4.00pm       EXPO 2023 Student Awards Ceremony


We would like to thank our industry stand holders below:




For Industry interested in booking a stand, please download the below brochure and booking form.





For information on previous Sligo Engineering & Technology events, please scroll down.

The Expo in 2022 was a great success and thank you to all industry providers, representatives, students, lecturers and staff for making the Expo possible!

Please view and download the Sligo Engineering & Technology Expo – 2022 Edition book below:

In assocation with the AIM Centre (Advancing Innovation in Manufacturing Supply Chain) we were delighted to have brought you Industry Talk on the Supply Chain Challenges in a Digital World. The event will be moderated by Daniel Browne with host of speakers from both Industry and Irelands leading Research Centres who provided insights and advice on the key challenges facing manufacturing businesses in the current environment.

We would like to thank the 2022 speakers:

Mary Kearney, Centre Director, The AIM Centre

Shane Clarke, Supply Chain Manager – Abbott Diagnostics Business

Andrew Lynch, Chief Innovation Officer – IMR

Shane Loughlin, Chief Digital Architect – SL Controls

Professor Denis Dowling – Director Director, I-Form Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre

Domhnall Carroll, Site Director – National Advanced Manufacturing Centre

JJ O’Hara, CEO, FutureCast

Elizabeth Nugent, VP General Manager EMEA, AMCOR


For further information on the Sligo Engineering & Technology Expo, please contact Oli Melia via

Sligo Engineering & Technology Expo Catalogue Archive

Sligo Engineering & Technology Expo 2021 Catalogue
Sligo Engineering & Technology Expo 2020 Catalogue
Sligo Engineering & Technology Expo 2019 Catalogue
Sligo Engineering Expo 2018 Catalogue
IT Sligo Engineering Expo Catalogue 2017
Student Projects Engineering Expo 2016
Engineering Expo Brochure 2015