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The Cork region is a hub for members based in Cork.  It represents all sectors of the industry, including third-level, local authorities, contractors, companies, researchers, and many more. 

The Cork region also provides local CPD and networking events for engineers.

Some of the events previously held by the Cork region include:

  • Autumn CPD series of technical presentations
  • Social events like the Young Engineers society summer quiz and Bowling and pizza night
  • Site visits such as the Port of Cork tour and the Cork Courthouse Refurbishment
  • The Design and Construction of Páirc Uí Chaoimh Stadium
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Cork in the Engineers Journal

My engineering life Q&A: ESB's Majella Henchion

Engineering capability manager Majella Henchion advises that 'if it doesn’t look likely that you will achieve your goal at the first attempt, adapt and pull back to ensure you can and will get a second chance'.

Iris Cummins: How University College Cork has honoured its first female engineering graduate

University College Cork’s civil engineering building is to be named after the first female engineering graduate of the university, Iris Ashley Cummins. 

Impact of model selection in the modelling of RPLC systems for biopharmaceutical development

As the market for novel biopharmaceutical products grow, so does the demand for productive, reliable manufacturing processes which can be rapidly developed at a large scale. Chromatography, a foundational process in pharmaceutical manufacturing has seen increased process efficiency and productivity with the extension from traditional batch to continuous counter-current operation, writes Niamh O'Connell.

Digital transformation of Europe: How two Irish AI experts are leading the way

Deploying artificial intelligence successfully in Europe requires an integrated landscape for its adoption, and its development based on Europe’s unique characteristics, write Edward Curry of NUI Galway and Barry O’Sullivan of University College Cork.

Initial optimisation of IPR fullerenes from C60 to C­100

The interest in fullerenes lies in their unique energy levels and high electron affinity which makes these molecules promising candidates for biological applications such as carriers for drug and gene therapy, or pharmaceutical applications such as being used as carriers for drug delivery and increasing the acceptance of artificial implants, writes Carl Pichon.

Mesoscale modelling of micellisation of dendritic block copolymers

Since many drugs cannot be delivered efficiently due to various obstacles such as low aqueous solubility and short half-life, designing a delivery system that makes the therapeutic agents show their highest possible healing process capacity is imperative, writes Ciara O'Sullivan.


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Our committees arrange and host technical presentations, discussions, debate and social events in our regions and represent the group at liaison committee. If you are interested in being a part of this committee, please contact our Sector Support team at You must be logged into the website to display the current committee members below.

Cork Region Committee Members documentation
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