Aspire with Abbott - Longford

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Backstage Theatre

Farneyhoogan

Longford

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Aspire with Abbott, learn more about a STEM Career, Oppurtunities and the impact STEM makes on peoples lives

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ASPIRE with ABBOTT, in partnership with Midland Science Festival, is a bespoke event that brings parents, teachers and students together to learn & discover more about the career opportunities that exist within STEM disciplines. On the night, attendees will hear from guest speakers, Abbott employees and patients whose lives have been impacted by innovative healthcare technologies.

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Welcome from MC and Panel Host

Dr. Craig Slattery

Dr Craig Slattery is a biomedical scientist, a lecturer and a science communicator who is committed to making science accessible and engaging for the general public.

STEMTalks from our guest speakers

Niamh Shaw

Dr Niamh Shaw is an engineer, scientist and performer and she was recently voted one of Ireland’s leading science communicators and STEAM specialists (merging science, technology, engineering, arts and maths).

Anne Heraty

Anne Heraty is CEO of Cpl Resources plc, a recognised leader in workforce solutions, specialist recruitment, managed services and outsourcing.

Abbott Employees

Local employees from the Abbott will discuss their career journey, the opportunities that they have taken, their current roles and what it is like to work in a multinational healthcare company.

Breakout Sessions

One for students, one for teachers and one for parents. This will allow for open discussions on careers and educational pathways with our handpicked facilitators.

Panel Discussion

Discussion and questions on the impact of STEM careers, the future of work and how lives have been impacted by innovative healthcare technologies

• Limited spaces, online registration only event• Under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian• There will be photography and videography present at this event

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Backstage Theatre

Farneyhoogan

Longford

Ireland

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