Ibec’s Medtech & Engineering Division has partnered with Telecommunications Industry Ireland to provide a 3-part events series “5G – Enabling Smart Manufacturing”

The second event of this series will take place on Tuesday 21 June from 9a.m. – 12:30p.m., as a face-to-face event in Ericsson Software Campus, Cornamaddy, Athlone, Co. Westmeath https://goo.gl/maps/3nrHbUCnioCQpZ9a8

Event 2: Private 5G Networks enabling smart manufacturing

The purpose of the event is to explore further the role of 5G in enabling smart manufacturing or industry 4.0 focusing on private 5G networks. The event will examine the benefits and the challenges for manufacturers in adopting 5G, what financial supports are available and provide insights with current examples.

Speakers include:

  • Sharon Higgins, Director Membership Services & Sectors, Ibec
  • Dr Peter Marshall, Strategic Marketing Director and 5G Ambassador, Ericsson
  • Samuel Ritchie, Radio Spectrum Advisor, ComReg;
  • James Hand, 5G Solutions Programme Delivery Lead, BT, and more……


It will also provide a live 5G link to a manufacturing plant. Details to follows.


The event will be followed by light lunch to continue the conversation and networking.


The event is free, but you must register in advance in the link below.

Register here: 5G - Enabling Smart Manufacturing event 21 June. Venue: Ericsson - Westmeath

Start Date June 21, 2022
Time 9-12.30
Duration 3.5 Hours
Delegate Price Free
Location Ericsson Software Campus
Contact emer.sherry@ibec.ie