HEaTED Ireland network event HE001 / M01

Start date
12 Dec 18
1 Day
University College Dublin, College of Science, Chemistry Department, Dublin 4 View on Google Map


The HEaTED regional network provides a forum for discussion and communication between technicians, technical managers and staff developers. It promotes training events, the sharing of knowledge, skills and best practice amongst technical staff (across specialism and disciplines) and increased awareness of the opportunities and facilities provided by HEaTED and member institutions.


12:00  Registration, lunch and networking

12:50 Welcome to University College Dublin

13:00 Keynote: Technical careers – making a successful journey - Michael O’ Sullivan, Executive and Operations Director, UCD Conway
13:30 Breakout Session: Building a technician community in Ireland 
What are the challenges for the technical workforce in Ireland? How can we connect technicians across specialism and disciplines? What actions can we take to help the technician community? Suhel Miah, HEaTED and Catalyst Manager, STEM Learning

14:30 The Challenge of Student Resource Access – 3 Success Stories from Connect2 Matt Etherington, Lorensbergs

14:50  Break, refreshment and networking

15:15 How can HEaTED provide professional development to the technical workforce in Ireland?

15:45 Evaluation

15:50 Final Summary

16:00 End



The outcomes of this event are to:

  • identify and develop an action plan for personal/team CPD needs
  • make productive connections through networking in the region
  • share ideas and seize opportunities to develop technical services
  • discover training and development events for technical workforce


HEaTED Ireland network event12 December 201812:00-16:00University College Dublin


Lunch and refreshments are provided. 

This event is sponsored by Lorensbergs.


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Participants from outside the UK will be charged the course fee and an additional £120 per day plus VAT.

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For courses at the National STEM Learning Centre in York, fees include meals and accommodation for the duration of the course. 


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