News & Events

Read the latest news articles and announcements from Irish Manufacturing Research

Cobotics Steering Committee

National Cobotics Steering Committee Meeting, June 2017 The fifth National Cobotics Steering Committee meeting was held in the Kuka offices in Dundalk on Friday the 23rd of June.  The Steering committee which brings together the leading technical, industrial and...

read more

European Factories of the Future Research Association

On the 19th and 20th of June, EFFRA (European Factories of the Future Research Association) held its General Assembly in Brussels. The Assembly was updated on the work the EFFRA group is doing with the EU Commission to advance the cause of Manufacturing in the...

read more

European Industry – Futuring Workshop, June 2017

The future policy direction for manufacturing across the European Union was the topic of focus at the European Industry - Futuring Workshop, June 2017, held in Brussels by the ManuFuture Platform and the EU Commission.  The workshop gathered together the industry and...

read more

World Manufacturing Summit 2017

On the 8th of June, the World Manufacturing Summit was held in Northern Italy.  The organising committee invited senior thought leaders in advanced manufacturing, from different regions of the world.  Dr Andrew Lynch, Chief Innovation Officer with Irish Manufacturing...

read more

Additive Manufacturing European Conference 2017

IMR Additive Manufacturing Researcher Alejandro Espiago was in attendance at this year's  - #AMEC3 Additive Manufacturing European Conference 2017 organised by CECIMO - the European Association of the Machine Tool Industries and hosted by the European Parliament Great...

read more

Manufacturing the future at a pivotal point in history

Andrew Lynch, Chief Innovation Officer with Irish Manufacturing Research, was featured in a lengthy interview with Jason Walsh, in this week’s Sunday Business Post (“Manufacturing the future at a pivot point in history”, published 28/05/2017).  The interview focussed...

read more