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Wednesday 16th October
14:00 Arrival and Registration, Tea/Coffee, Collection of Conference Packs
15.00 Social Media Workshops and Presentations - facilitated by Breda Stackpool
16.30 Tea/Coffee and Informal Networking, Hotel Check In
17.30 Networking Event "Accelerating Performance - Networking and Referral Strategies"
19.00 Supper and Informal Networking
Guest speaker Kathleen Lynch T.D., Minister for Disability, Equality, Mental Health and Older People
Registered delegates can enjoy both formal and informal networking with a light buffet meal and refreshments which is included in delegate fee.
14:00-17:30 Free Mentor Sessions Available - Prior Booking essential
Thursday 17th October
8.00 Registration, Tea/Coffee, Collection of Conference Packs and Informal Networking
Free Mentor Sessions Available - 9:00-9:30am; 10:40am-12:40pm; 2:00-3:00pm - Prior Booking Essential
Exhibition throughout the day, close of exhibition at 3pm
9.30 Welcome by Joanne Grehan, CEO Mayo County Enterprise Board
9:35 Introduction by Conference Chairperson Colette Fitzpatrick
9.40 Keynote Speaker - Eleanor McEvoy, Budget Energy
10.40 Coffee break and informal networking
11.30 Networking Event "Pitch Perfect Workshop" with Catherine Moonan, Dragons' Den Pitch Coach
12.45 Lunch and Informal Networking
14.00 Case Studies X 4 – DVD and Panel Discussion Q & A
15.15 Keynote Speaker - Ramona Nicholas, Cara Pharmacy and Dragons' Den 2013
16.30 Conference Close by Mary Fitzpatrick, CEO Kildare County Enterprise Board
Support and advice organisations for small business will be exhibiting on Thursday 17th October, with personnel available to give advice & deal with your queries.