About Toys4Engineers 2021

The Toys4Engineers is a hugely important event to showcase the talent and innovation that exists within the engineering, tech and pharma industry on a national level. In light of Covid-19, this will be a hybrid event, with most of the line-up taking place virtually.

Now in its fifth year it’s the ideal event for anyone from startups to multinationals looking to showcase their product, share ideas, learn the latest innovations in technology, generate sales leads and expand contact bases.

This Chambers Ireland Event of the Year, which is organised by Waterford Chamber, in association with Waterford Institute of Technology, will take place on Thursday, 30th of September 2021.

The 2021 highlights include:

  • Meet the Buyer

  • Digital showcase of innovations

  • Industry training (CPD certified)

  • Virtual site visits

  • Speaker conference

  • Career guidance workshops

  • Recruitment


Toys4Engineers 2021 Friday Agenda

  • 10am: Opening address by Grace O’Sullivan, Green Party, MEP
  • 10.15am – 10.45am:   CALMAST – “Engineering: Making a Better World”
  • 10.45am – 11.15am:   Full STEAM ahead with Red Hat
  • 11.15am – 11.45am:   Engineering the South East: “Apprenticeship Options – Earn and Learn”
  • 11.45 -12pm – Q&A
  • 12pm – Close

There are a number of key elements to this year’s event and we want you to be involved.

1. Virtual Expo

Come along and meet with companies from all over Ireland who are showcasing the latest innovations and technology. Network and generate sales leads with industry professionals. Virtual Stands available from as little as €450+VAT. Email Lynda today to book or for more information Lynda.lawton@waterfordchamber.ie

2. Conference – Join us each day at 12pm as we introduce new topics for discussion.

 Each day will be facilitated by an professional moderator who will explore new innovations and ideas with our panel of industry professionals. This is a free event but booking in advance is essential.

3. Meet the Buyer – Being run in conjunction with IDA Ireland and Enterprise Ireland

We will be matching indigenous companies with multi-nationals to generate sales leads. Taking place each morning online and for exhibitors only live during the Expo on Thursday.

4. Recruitment – are you from outside Waterford and looking for a new career?

 Join us as we work with Crystal Valley Tech to promote the top jobs in the region. Meet with recruiters directly and start you new life here in the sunny South East.

5. Industry training

Waterford Chamber Skillnet have an exciting line-up of industry led training lined up. All will offer CPD certification.

6. Career guidance

Join academics and industry professionals as they explore the world of work and education for students within the region.

Toys4Engineers Sponsors


Who Should Attend

Chief Executive Officers

Managing Directors

General Managers

Operations Directors

Heads of Manufacturing

Heads of Human Resources

Heads of Purchasing

Sales Directors/Managers

Manufacturing Innovation Leaders

Industrial Engineers

Business Development Managers

Chief Technology Officers

Engineering Students

Secondary School Students thinking of Engineering

Everyone interested in the latest hi-tech engineering toys