STEM South West in collaboration with the Laboratory Apprenticeship and the Manufacturing and Polymer Apprenticeships, invite you to join us on 21 September in the Ibec Cork offices for a networking evening event that celebrates the power of training and upskilling programmes to enhance and develop new talent pipelines that will inspire companies to invest in the future of their workforce.  This exclusive gathering promises to be an enlightening and engaging experience, aimed at encouraging organisations to embrace the transformative potential of new pathways for developing skills.

Who is this event for?  Hiring managers and HR professionals.

At this event, you will have the opportunity to engage with our distinguished panel of experts who will share their insights and success stories, shedding light on how training programmes developed by industry for industry drive innovation, enhance productivity, and foster long-term growth.  By attending, you will gain valuable knowledge about the range of training opportunities available and the practical aspects of implementing training programmes, from designing effective curricula to providing mentorship opportunities.

Moreover, this evening event provides a unique networking platform, where you can connect with like-minded professionals, industry leaders, and representatives from educational institutions.  This event is planned to be an interactive forum for attendees to exchange ideas, forge partnerships and explore potential collaborations that can help your company thrive in an ever-evolving business landscape.

By participating you will not only contribute to your organisation's success but also play a vital role in shaping the future workforce in the South West region.  Embracing immersive learning pathways like apprenticeships demonstrates a commitment to investing in talent, nurturing young minds, supporting diversity and inclusion and creating opportunities for growth.  Join us and be part of a collective effort to cultivate a skilled and prosperous workforce for the benefit of your company and the broader STEM community.

Don't miss this exclusive networking evening event - mark you calendars, reserve your spot.  Together, we can shape a brighter future.


Start Date September 21, 2023
Time 18:00 - 19:30
Duration 1.5 hours
Delegate Price Free
Location Skyroom, Penrose Two, Penrose Dock, Co. Cork
Contact Audrey Devlin
Project Executive