Bye bye Limerick
See you in Barcelona 2020

SID Congress 2018, Ireland

PTMA, Ireland, organised the SID Congress, June 10 – 14th 2018. Partners’ programme and Delegates’ programme with factory visits and business day was successfully arranged and well mixed with cultural visits and entertainment. The delegates program offered visits to and around Killarney, Limerick, Shannon and Galway. Thank you PTMA for a well-managed congress.

The next SID Congress will be held in Barcelona 2020 and arranged by ADECAT, Catalonia.

30 Under 30: Recognizing the Future Leaders of Manufacturing

Maeve Guilfoyle, whom the SID participants met during the SID Congress, is one of the 30 under 30 when Manufacturing Engineering are presenting the Future Leaders of Manufacturing 2018.

Maeve Guilfoyle: I feel very humble for being selected. I’m one of 8 women and the only person selected outside north America and Canada.

Maeve Guilfoyle made the unlikely transition from music to manufacturing. “Since I was 12 years old,” said Guilfoyle, “music was all I wanted to do.” Her attitude changed once she began taking college music courses. The classwork was too freeform and ill-suited to the way Guilfoyle learns.