Up-Skilling the Mid-West Seminar

  • Event: Up-Skilling the Mid-West Seminar
  • Date: 17/05/2018
  • Time: 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Venue: Dromoland Castle Hotel, Dromoland, Newmarket-on-Fergus, Clare
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Innovative Ways to attract and retain talent

Eight Skillnet training networks together with Mid-West Regional Skills will host a free information seminar on Thursday, 17 May to put the focus on the skills needs of businesses in the region, to discuss the value of continuous training to an organisation and to encourage more companies to avail of the subsidised training available through Skillnet Ireland.

7:45 am – 8:10 am         Registration

8:10 am – 8:30 am         Plated Breakfast

8:30 am – 8:40 am       Cillian Griffey, Network Manager Shannon Chamber Skillnet
                                              Event Opening                  

8:40 am – 9:00 am       Paul Girr, Engineering Manager, Jaguar Land Rover

9:00 am – 9:20 am       David Ward, Aviation Training Business Development Specialist, Lufthansa Technik Shannon  

9:20 am  – 9:30 am        Paul Healy, Chief Executive Officer, Skillnet Ireland                                                                

9:30 am – 10.30 am       Panel Discussion & Q & A facilitated by Paul Healy, CEO Skillnet Ireland

  • Stephen Linnane, HR Manager, Element Six
  • Ger Grace, Associate Director Operational Excellence, Zimmer Biomet
  • Noel Gavin, Senior Vice President, Global Lead, CIS Learning & Development, Northern Trust
  • Paul Girr, Chief Engineer, Jaguar Land Rover
  • David Ward, Lufthansa Technik Shannon

10:30 am – 10:40 am     Brendan McGinty, Chairman of Skillnet Ireland

                                               Formal Launch of new Skillnet Ireland brand

10:40 am – 10:45 am       Cillian Griffey, Network Manager Shannon Chamber Skillnet

                                               Event Close

10:45 am– 11.00 am       Networking

Please book online. This event is free of charge. 

For more information contact Cillian Griffey email cgriffey@shannonchamber.ie or call 061 360611

Shannon Chamber Skillnet is co-funded by Skillnet Ireland and member companies. Skillnet Ireland is funded from the National Training Fund through the Department of Education and Skills.