Plans underway for region’s biggest engineering Expo

The biggest Engineering Expo the region has ever seen will take place next Thursday in the Knocknarea Arena at IT Sligo.

At the Expo, there will be 310 jobs on offer from more than 45 companies.

There will be more than 65 different stands that will showcase the leading edge in technology from robotics and computing to construction and electronic, mechanical to precision engineering and design.

It’s a free event aimed at promoting engineerng by connecting students, industry and the community.

Una Parsons, head of the School of Engineering and Design at IT Sligo, has been telling Ocean FM News all about the Expo: