Kevin McGowan is an experienced and successful executive with 30 years of experience.
He has worked for Unilever and many other companies in the ICT sector.
He is now the Strategy and Integration Manager at IBM Ireland’s corporate HQ.
Dave SnowdenCognitive Edge
Dave Snowden is a world-leading expert in the area of leadership, decision making and complex systems, and is the creator of the Cynefin Framework for sense-making.
Sonia FlynnCOO Hire Up, Former MD of Facebook
Sonia Flynn is former MD of Facebook and was originally Director of User Operations. She was named Director of Online Operations EMEA in 2011 and overall Managing Director of the Irish branch.
Padraic VallelySocial Innovation Ireland
Padraic Valley is Business Development Manager with SIFI. Pádraic was CEO of the Cork Foundation for the past two years.
Ellen O’ Malley DunlopFormer Chair of the National Women’s Council
An enthusiastic advocate for statutory registration for counselling and psychotherapy she became the first woman chair of the Irish Council for Psychotherapy and lobbied Government on issues of suicide, marital breakdown and children’s rights.
Derval Mc DonaghHead of Clients Services. @ HomeCope Foundation
Derval McDonagh is a Senior Leader in the not-for-profit sector; supporting people with disabilities.
Cristín LeachSunday Times Art Critic
Cristín Leach writes about art for The Sunday Times Ireland, and has done so since 2003. A journalist and broadcaster, she also makes programmes for radio, occasionally appears on television and writes fiction when the mood takes her. She was shortlisted for Critic of the Year in the 2018 NewsBrands Ireland journalism awards.
Gar Mac Criosta Consultant
Gar Mac Críosta is the founder of Business Model Adventures and leads IASA Global’s Next Architecture Practice Group and is currently engage with the HSE supporting the CIO in the area Digital Transformation.
Marie ToftEmotionise, Former RTE Producer
Marie Toft – Content Creation Consultant at Emotionise. Marie is an award winning, multi-disciplined content creator and communications executive with over 20 years experience.