Monday, October 9th, 2023



8.30am – 10am – Registration, Networking, Trade Stands
Enjoy tea/coffee with light pastries as you mingle with your peers and browse the trade stand area

10am – 10.05am – Welcome and Overview of the Day 
Your hosts Melanie Morris and Nadine Reid

10.05am – 10.20am – Opening Address
With Image Skillnet

10.20am – 11.10am – Inspire, Believe and Perform Under Pressure; How One Woman Solo Sailed the Ocean Blue
With Dr. Karen Weekes

11.10am – 11.35am – Sustainability; The Future is Sustainable and Beautiful
With Dr. Ciarán O’Carroll from Change by Degrees

11.35am – 11.55am – Refreshment Break
Tea and coffee served 

11.55am – 12.55am – Culture in the Workplace
Panel discussion with Amanda Adé, Conor James Doyle, and Dom Lehane

1pm – 2pm – Lunch
Fork buffet working lunch


2pm – 3pm – Well-Being in the Workplace; Not Just Buzz Words
Panel discussion with Aisling Fox, Dr. Brian Pennie, and Laura Dowling

3pm – 4pm – Show Me The Money; Financial Stability
Panel Discussion with Eoin McGee, Maddi Cook, and Suzanne Jackson

4pm – 4.20pm – Refreshment Break
Tea and coffee served

4.20pm – 5.20pm – Keynote Address
With Ray Goggins, former Special Forces Operator, and Ultimate Hell Week Star

5.20pm – 5.30pm – Closing Remarks
With Melanie Morris and Nadine Reid

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