Maths Symposium Presentation 020210 PJ Rudden

Maths Symposium Presentation 020210 PJ Rudden - Royal Irish...

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Royal Irish Academy February 2 nd 2010 Symposium on the Place of Mathematics Education in Ireland’s Future Better Mathematics and Science Education for Engineers at Second Level By PJ Rudden Vice President Engineers Ireland & Chair of EI Task Force on Education of Maths and Science at Second Level
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Engineers Ireland introduction Ireland’s 2 nd largest professional body - 24,500 members Represents engineers and technicians at all levels: cert to PhD Strong national framework – 31 Work with Government on major national issues Our customers? You
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..creating for people
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Supply of engineering and technicians Increase supply of resources •School Industry Partnerships Careers In Engineering Third level Accreditation • International recognition World-class courses
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Supply of engineering and technicians Increase supply of resources •School Industry Partnerships Careers In Engineering Third level Accreditation • International recognition World-class courses Development of engineers and technicians CPD Training • Webcasts, lectures, seminars Professional titles • Chartered Engineer • Associate Engineer • Engineering Technician
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Supply of engineering and technicians Increase supply of resources •School Industry Partnerships Careers In Engineering Third level Accreditation • International recognition World-class courses Development of engineers and technicians CPD Training • Webcasts, lectures, seminars Professional titles • Chartered Engineer • Associate Engineer • Engineering Technician CPD Accredited Employer • Recognises good organisational CPD systems and practices
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Membership of Task Force Mr. PJ Rudden*, Group Director RPS and Vice President Engineers Ireland (Chairman); Dr. Jim Browne*, President NUI Galway and Immediate Past President of Engineers Ireland; Mr. John Carley*, Director of Environment & Water Services, Carlow County Council; Dr. Eddie Commins*, Manager of Applied Innovation Dept., Enterprise Ireland; Dr. David Denieffe, Head of School of Engineering, Carlow IT; Dr. Dan O'Brien*, Head of Electronic and Mechanical Engineering, Dundalk IT; Mr. Eddie O’Sullivan, Head of Maths & Physics, St. Patrick’s College Cavan; Dr. Jim Robinson*, Director Kepler Institute Cork (former Engineering Computations Lecturer TCD); Mr. Paul Sheridan, Manager STEPS to Engineering, Engineers Ireland; Mr. Tadhg Walshe*, Recently retired Senior Lecturer in Dept of Construction Economics and Management (DIT) * Chartered Engineers Research Engineer:
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