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Driving Forward: Electric and Autonomous Vehicles in a Connected Infrastructure

  • Date(s)
    Thursday, 19 September 2019
  • Time(s)
    From 5:00 PM
  • Venue
    Aurivo Auditorium, IT Sligo, Ash Lane Sligo


Held in association with the North-West region, this Forum will provide delegates with the opportunity to explore the latest electric and autonomous vehicle technologies and the future of transport infrastructure and mobility in Ireland.


Commencing with light refreshments from 5:00pm, attendees will be provided with the opportunity to gain insight and knowledge on vehicle innovation and future infrastructure needs during presentations and panel discussions which will commence at 6:00pm at the Aurivo Auditorium at IT Sligo.

Guest speakers include:
  • Marguerite Sayers, President of Engineers Ireland and Executive Director, Customer Solutions, ESB
  • Conor Faughnan, Director of Consumer Affairs at AA Ireland
  • Niall Hogan, Head of E-Mobility, ESB 
  • Dr John McCarthy, Associate Director and Leader of Intelligent Mobility, ARUP
  • Dr James McDonald, Computational Astrophysicist, Computer-Vision Algorithm Developer & Embedded Lead, Valeo Vision Systems
  • Helen Hughes, Director of Professional Services at Transport Infrastructure Ireland


Networking opportunities and light refreshments will be available from 5:00pm – 6:00pm and 8:30pm – 9:30pm.


Admission is free and all are welcome.  We would however ask that you register your attendance in advance, using the link provided.

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