IIBN conference in Piccadilly’s BAFTA
The Irish International Business Network (IIBN) will hold its 5th Global Annual Conference, Partners by Design, on Friday 13 November at BAFTA in Piccadilly.
It will explore the evercloser relationship between the UK, Ireland and the US the importance of design in business success – from industry to fashion.
Up to 300 business leaders and policy makers from the Irish business community in Europe, the US and around the globe will provide opportunities to network with some of Ireland’s most successful emigrants.
In association with the conference, there is an evening reception the night before, 12 November, at the Embassy of Ireland for all registered delegates hosted by Ambassador Dan Mulhall.
The organisers promise it is an opportunity for young emigrant entrepreneurs to surround themselves with successful business Founders, Chief Executive, Managing Directors and State Agencies.
There will also be opportunities to make sixty second pitches for their businesses.
Among those listed to speak and take part are:
Gerry Collins, Partner, ECOVIS Wingrave Yeats and Co- Chair, IIBN; designer Melissa Curry; Karen Hennessy, Chief Executive, Design & Crafts Council of Ireland — Andrew Lowe, Co- Founder, Element Films — Maxine Mawhinney, BBC News Broadcaster — Anne Morrison, Chair of BAFTA, Consultant, Coach and Executive Producer — Dan Mulhall, The Ambassador of Ireland to Great Britain — Jennie McGinnn, CEO and Co-Founder at Opsh.com — Sean O’- Driscoll, Chief Executive Officer & Chairman, Glen Dimplex — Vicky Pryce, Chief Economic Advisor, Centre for Economics & Business Research Economist — John Rice, Chief Executive Officer, JAM Media — Dermot Rowan, Managing Director of Kiely Rowan PLC & Founder of the Iconic Brand ‘Orla Kiely’ — Liz Shanahan, Founder of Reconfiguration & Engagement Partners & Co-Chair, IIBN — Martin Shanahan, Chief Executive Officer, Irish Development Authority
IIBN Conference – Partners by Design Tickets are priced as follows:
Early Bird IIBN Member Delegate Pass (£165 + VAT)
Early Bird IIBN Non-Member Delegate Pass (£225 + VAT)
Early Bird Delegate Pass including IIBN London Annual Membership Package (£295 + VAT)
For more information or to book a ticket visit the conference site: www.iibnconference.com