21st November 2018
The Citywest Hotel, Dublin
Join us at the ISME’s 2018 Annual Conference. The title for this years event is ‘Think 25’. As ISME looks back on 25 years of supporting SMEs we encourage you to look to the future and envision where your business will be in 2043.
Think 25 – Looking ahead for Irish Business
Conference Chairman: Conall Ó Moráin
Opening the conference: Minister Heather Humphreys TD, Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation
Keynote speaker: Alison Cowzer, Director, East Coast Bakehouse
Theme speaker: Professor Alan Smeaton, Professor of Computing, Dublin City University & Director of the Insight Centre for Data Analytics
discussing technology and business over the next 25 years.
Simplifying Compliance for SMEs: John Popolizio, Co-Founder & CEO, Sovy –
In Conversation wtih David Cox, Managing Director, Fragrances of Ireland – In Conversation with
Presentation of the Sean Hannick SME Award – Apply here
The Great Debate – What have we learned to inspire the next 25 years?
Jess Kelly, Newstalk’s Technology Correspondent
Jim Power, Economist & Lecturer, Michael Smurfit Graduate School of Business, UCD
Dr. Katy Haywood, Reader in Sociology, Queen’s University Belfast & author of Bordering on Brexit
Christopher Paye, General Manager, jobs.ie
Tom Lyons, Executive Editor, Sunday Business Post
Breakout Sessions – Details to be announced.
Explore the full programme here
Early Bird Full Day Ticket available 1st-21st October – (includes entry to the conference, exhibition area and breakouts plus breakfast, mid-morning refreshment and lunch)
Members €60, Mon-members €140
Full Day Ticket (8am-3.30pm includes entry to the conference, exhibition area and breakouts plus breakfast, mid-morning refreshment and lunch)
Members €80, Non-members €160
Morning Ticket (8am-2pm includes entry to the conference, exhibition area plus breakfast, mid-morning refreshment and lunch)
Members €55, Non-members €100
Breakout Sessions Ticket (2pm-3.30pm entry to the breakout sessions plus lunch) – will be released later in October
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