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A warm welcome to you if you are new to the IET Ireland Network

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If you have any queries about the IET Ireland Network activities please contact our Hon Secretary
email:  
christopher.mcloughlin@ietvolunteer.org

Ireland Network Committee 2020

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UPCOMING IRELAND NETWORK LECTURES ONLINE FOR THE TIME BEING

Due to the National Health Emergency we have been unable to hold our normal lectures with audience in attendance
For the time being we now have decided to present lectures online using the Zoom Webinar conferencing application
This app is available for both computers and smartphones etc. so you are warmly invited to the upcoming lectures

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Thu 8 Oct: 18:30:  Zoom Webinar

The Celtic Interconnector – Linking the electricity grids of Ireland and France

Lecture on the Power facility at Portan Co Meath

Join us to hear how an electrical interconnection between Ireland and France is progressing closer
to reality as EirGrid and their counterparts in France, Réseau de Transport d'Électricité (RTÉ) continue
to develop the Celtic Interconnector project.  Kieran will discuss the steps taken by EirGrid and RTÉ in
developing the project to date, the benefits it will bring as well as providing an overview of the technology
being proposed for the interconnector


Speaker:  Kieran French 
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Technical Leader for EirGrid on the Celtic Interconnector project

This lecture is free and open to everyone. Registration is required  (Link here soon)

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Very successful Webinars have taken place as our contribution to the continuation of the 2020
events programme


23 June we had a joint event with Engineers Ireland Cork. Rory Griffin presented a most informative and
very well illustrated lecture on the operation of the combined cycle gas turbine generating station in
Whitegate Co. Cork

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Video of this event
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28 May Kevin O'Connor Chairperson NSAI TC3 presented an update on the Standards
for Higher Voltages in Ireland SR: 61936

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21 May Garry Connolly and colleagues gave an excellent lecture on the Data Centre Update                          
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Video of this event

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The Webinars attracted large online attendances, which is an encouraging future sign


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Speaker at our opening 2020 event in the RCPI Dublin on 16 January
Subject:  Incremental Change - Spreading International Best Practice in the Railway Industry


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Video footage from many of our past events


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