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atim (advanced technologies in manufacturing) cluster is an Irish manufacturing cluster organisation. We bring together a industry leaders, research institutions, and government bodies to unlock the potential of the sector through access to in-depth knowledge, services and supports. Our members are becoming more competitive and prepared for markets of tomorrow.
Industry leaders driving growth in the Irish midlands and beyond. Our committee members were carefully selected to offer a full range of expertise and insights to direct and support the cluster.
Driven by industry, fuelled by knowledge providers and backed by Government.
Our cluster steering committee comprises of five industry representatives and four representatives from Government higher education and technology centres. The cluster is hosted by the Technological University of the Shannon, Athlone Campus.
Each member of the committee drives one of our key strategic pillars.
General Manager / Director
Chief People & Technology Officer
Chief Innovation Officer
Chief Executive Officer
Regional Skills Forum Manager
Dr. Sean Lyons
Dean of Engineering & Informatics
Regional Development Executive
Foster a sustainable cluster ecosystem through consistent member engagement,
networking, knowledge-sharing and collaborative opportunities
Enhance awareness of smart factory digital technologies and support members with the
adoption and optimisation of them within the manufacturing setting
Talent & Skills
Empower business leaders, and employees (current and future) with the skills and competencies required to deliver transformative change
Research & Development
Support SMEs with access to knowledge-intensive services to solve industry challenges and capitalise on innovative opportunities to boost competitive advantage
Align cluster members operations with environmentally responsible practices by identifying and implementin innovative projects, technologies, circular economy principles, and fostering a holistic approach to sustainability
Enhance the international competitiveness of our members by gaining visibility at a regional, national, and European level. Create opportunities for members to attract potential customers, investors and partners
Annual Report 2023
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