Wednesday, September 26th
|20:00 - 23:00||Registration opens|
Pre-summit networking session "Meet the Speakers & Authors"
Thursday, September 27th
|07:00 - 08:30||Registration Opens|
|08:30 - 08:40||Welcome & Opening Remarks - John Keogh|
|08:40 – 09:00||Opening Keynote Speaker: Ireland is open for Business - Nicola Byrne |
Nicola is CEO & founder of 11890 & Stenics Media.
|09:00 – 09:10||Irish Executives Announcements - Pascal Derrien|
|09:10 – 09:40||Panel Discussion - where are the growth opportunities for Ireland?|
|09:40 – 10:00||Sponsor Presentation - TBD|
|10:00 – 10:30||Innovation or Imitation? - Professor Oded Shenkar|
|10:30 – 11:00||Networking Coffee Break|
|11:00 – 13:00||Parallel Workshops:|
|Leadership – why it matters now more than ever. This session will have dynamic speakers and senior executives representing the Chair of American Chamber of Commerce, MD Hewlett Packard Galway, CEO Self Help Africa and others|
|Best Practices – Irish Executives Press authors will present and discuss best practices across a variety of topics. This will be a pragmatic workshop with case study presentations and Q&A. It will conclude with a panel discussion on what actions and initiatives Irish companies must take for success. See website for a list of speakers.|
|13:00 – 14:00||Networking Lunch in Hotel Restaurant|
|14:00 – 14:30||The Global Irish Diaspora – why networking matters – Kingsley Aikins|
|14:30 – 15:00||Conor Cunneen|
former VP Unilever will speak on "Effective Leadership through the Gift of Gab: Goals, Attitude, Behavior"
|15:00 - 15:30||Networking Coffee Break|
|15:30 – 16:45||Keynote Speaker – John Phillips|
SVP PepsiCo will speak on "The Future Value Chain 2020 - Building Strategies For The New Decade"
|16:45 – 17:15||Closing Summary & Next Steps|
|17:15 – 18:00||Networking|