SCHOOL SUMMIT 2019

16 - 17 SEPTEMBER 2019, 10:30 -14:30, NATIONAL SHOW CENTRE, CO. DUBLIN.

Sponsored by ABP

Apprenticeships & Traineeships

2019 Theme

Who Came 2018

Check Who Makes This Event Possible!

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Minister Richard Bruton

I am delighted to provide the foreword for this special Summit edition of BellTime Magazine which is sponsored by ABP.

For students attending this year’s Summit, it is a very exciting time to be considering your future after school. There are more opportunities now than ever before, to help you achieve your ambitions in life.

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Minister for Education and Skills Joe McHugh TD

Minister Joe McHugh

“My message to any student thinking about their career is simple – employers need apprentices. And the business leaders of today value young people who choose this career path as highly as someone who chooses a course of study at college or university. Apprenticeships are fast becoming the top-rated way of getting a qualification – often at degree level, enviable skills, experience of work and life, explore the different options available to you.

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2018 Speakers

Martin Kane – Managing Director of ABP Ireland & Poland

Martin Kane – Managing Director of ABP Ireland & Poland

Martin Kane - Managing Director of ABP Ireland & Poland Martin will participate in the Panel discussion, "Pathways to your Future”

Stuart Murphy -ABP

Stuart Murphy -ABP

ABP Group HR Manager for Ireland & Poland, Stuart's Keynote Presentation “Earn as you Learn”

George Mullan – ABP

George Mullan – ABP

Managing Director of ABP in Northern Ireland Panel Discussion "Pathways to your Future"

Tracey Jane Cassidy

Tracey Jane Cassidy

Tracey Jane Cassidy - Junior Einsteins Science Club Science Communication Expert & Author Winner First prize International VOOM 2018 Richard Branson Virgin Media Business Award ' Women in STEM bringing hands on science to the children of Ireland '

Aoife Sheehy – FIT –  Fastrack to Information Technology

Aoife Sheehy – FIT – Fastrack to Information Technology

Tech Research and Development Officer at Fastrack to Information Technology (FIT). "The New Tech Apprenticeship-Your pathway to a rewarding career"

Jonny Cooper – DCU

Jonny Cooper – DCU

Jonny Cooper - DCU - GAA All Star - Dublin Senior football team. 'Be Unrivalled'

Caitriona Jennings – Chartered Accountants Ireland

Caitriona Jennings – Chartered Accountants Ireland

Caitríona Jennings - CAI and Olympic Athlete Group Head of Tax with Goshawk Aviation

Keith Kavanagh -ESB Networks DAC

Keith Kavanagh -ESB Networks DAC

Keith Kavanagh - Competence Development Manager with ESB Networks DAC "Promoting Gender Balance in Technical Apprenticeships” Keith addresses the challenges of promoting gender balance amongst technical apprenticeships.

We are delighted that @SIMI_IE (Society of the Irish Motor Industry) will be on hand at SCHOOL SUMMIT 2018 to advise students on how to start their career in the motor industry. Take a look at this excellent video

2018 Video

2017 Video

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Travel Information

Venue

National Show Centre
Kettles Lane, Swords
Co. Dublin

Transport

View the National Show Centre Map

Bus No. 33, 41 and 41c, operate from city centre to Swords, via Dublin Airport

(stop at Coachman’s inn)

Hotel & Restaurant

Food Catering
will be provided
on the day

€10/Day per Student
Discount on bulk bookings
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