Tandem Project Management was delighted to sponsor and participate in the University College Cork Engineering Society Engineering Summit.
The Engineering Summit is an annual event run by the society that features and number of guest speakers discussing all things engineering. The speakers on the night were Professor Patrick O’Shea, UCC President, Professor Liam Marnane, Head of School of Engineering at UCC, Ronan Murphy, Smart Networks Specialist at EBS, Dermot O’Sullivan, UCC Lecturer and Tim Mulhall, Managing Director of Tandem Project Management. They discussed their careers to date and also gave some advice to undergraduate and graduate Engineers.
The Engineering Summit coincided with Engineers Week which brings the fascinating world of engineering to life in communities nationwide, inspiring children and young adults to engineer the Ireland of tomorrow.
The UCC Engineering Society is an academic and social society for engineering students in UCC. Throughout the year they run a number of events from career focused talks to social events and nights out. They also visit local secondary schools to run workshops and talk about careers in engineering. This year, with over 600 registered members they have already run several successful events including a Mental Health Conference, a career networking event and their Annual Society Ball. The Engineering Society’s Chairperson Eimear Duggan was a recent participant in Tandem’s Undergraduate Programme.