Event Schedule

08:15amBreakfast & Registration
08:45amIntroduction by Kevin Sherry, Executive Director, Enterprise Ireland
08:50amOpening Address by Pat Breen T.D, Minister for Employment and Small Business
09:00amDenis Brosnan, Founder/Former CEO Kerry Group, Chairman Of BHSL.
Ambition Realized, The North American Experience.
09:30amStories from the Road:
Irish C level exec’s offer insights and talk about their experiences of coming to North America, including their successes, challenges and strategies.
10:30amCoffee Break
11:00amThe Nuts and Bolts of Business:
Understand the legal aspects, visas, banking and tax considerations for working in these markets.
11:30amAoife Ni Mhuiri, CEO, Salaso
The first steps, winning your first customer.
11:50amThe Road Ahead:
Our expert speakers delve into what future policies and economy dynamics might affect Irish exporters.
12.30pmSupport for Growth:
Enterprise Ireland client services to support Irish companies expanding internationally.
12:45pmLunch: Address by Canadian Ambassador, Kevin Vickers and US Charge D’Affaires, Reece Smyth
2:00pmAfternoon - Optional Sector Breakouts
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