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Ireland Development Conference

Tuesday, 25th February 2020 0800hrs – 1545hrs

The Convention Centre, Dublin, D01 T1W6

Driving Economic Growth Across the Republic of Ireland – Developments Totalling €100bn+ To Be Discussed

The inaugural Ireland Development Conference is set to delve into the biggest challenges and opportunities across the Republic of Ireland – with a focus on driving investment, development and regeneration of the country. It’s a truly exciting period for the country which is driving growth through new infrastructure, a focus on major brownfield regeneration, attracting global firms and city/town centre regeneration. But Ireland also faces challenges – most notably Brexit – and this event will bring together the construction and real estate industry to tackle those barriers, share inside intel on the future vision and drive growth across Ireland. View Agenda > 

  • Ballymore’s 7.2-acre Connolly Quarter project
  • €1bn proposed investment into Limerick
  • U+I Group’s €60m Carrisbrook scheme
  • 100 ‘Smart City’ projects proposed in Dublin
  • Hammerson’s first BTR scheme – €30m
  • €2.8bn infrastructure investment by Irish Rail
  • €2bn Ballymore project on acquired golf-course
  • €1bn Grand Canal Dock scheme
  • Kilkenny’s 10-acre Abbey Quarter site
  • Limerick’s proposed €180m Opera House
  • Maynooth Uni’s €100m estate masterplan
  • €116m investment programme led by Gov
  • Hammerson’s regeneration of Dublin 1

And much more. Click here to view the full event agenda and programme > 

Event speakers include:

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08:00-08:45 Breakfast & Networking
08:45-09:00 Keynote Speaker

A key stakeholder in the future vision for Ireland will deliver an opening keynote to set the scene for the conversation and debate to come – outlining the major opportunities Ireland presents.

Dublin City Council; Tom Brabazon, Deputy Lord Mayor of Dublin

09:00-10:15 Ireland; Challenges, Opportunities & The Future

Our expert panel will review the exceptional progress Ireland has made over the past 12 months, whilst looking ahead at strategic plans, current initiatives to drive growth and boost investment.
Chair: (Available to Sponsor)

National Transport Authority; Anne Graham, Chief Executive

Dublin City Council; Tom Brabazon, Deputy Lord Mayor of Dublin

Smart Dublin; Alan Murphy, Lead

Circle Voluntary Housing Association; John Hannigan, Chief Executive

10:15-10:45 Break & Networking
10:45-12:00 Investing in Ireland & Its People

The Irish people are one the of the country’s biggest assets – which is shown by the backing of global firms making Ireland their base. We’ll hear in this panel about future schemes being developed by inspirational people and institutions.

Chair: (Available to Sponsor)

Maynooth University; Eliz Dunne, Vice-President of Estates & Capital

Limerick City and County Council; Pat Daly, Chief Executive

Trinity College Dublin; Mike Clark, Director of Campus Infrastructure

Kilkenny County Council; Colette Byrne, Chief Executive

Sligo County Council; Ciaran Hayes, Chief Executive

12:00-13:00 Lunch & Networking
13:00-14:00 Investing in Infrastructure & Connectivity

In this session the key stakeholders within the country’s infrastructure – including physical, utilities and digital – will share their vision for the future, highlighting future development plans and how they’re unlocking new sites and land for development.

Chair: (Available to Sponsor)

Port of Cork; Brendan Keating, Chief Executive

Transport Infrastructure Ireland; Helen Hughes, Director

Shannon Group; Mary Considine, Chief Executive

Dublin Airport Central; Lorcan Tyrell, Head of Commercial Property

Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown County Council; Anne Devine, Director of Forward Planning Infrastructure

Irish Rail; Peter Muldoon, Director of Capital Investments

14:00-15:00 Major Developments; Placemaking & Housing

A host of the biggest developers from across the country will outline their future plans to transform Ireland bringing multi-million and billion-euro projects forward.

Chair: (Available to Sponsor)

U+I; Arlene Van Bosch, Development Director

Clúid Housing; Fiona Cormican, New Business Director

Tuath Housing Association; Martin Loughran, New Business Development Manager

Hammerson; Edward Dobbs, Development Manager

Falcon Real Estate Developments; Rob Cass, Development Director

Ballymore; Peter Halpenny, Group Development Director

15:00-15:15 Conference Summary & Conference Close

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This unique conference will bring together the construction industry to drive economic growth through development and regeneration across Ireland. There will be plenty of exhibitors showcasing their brand and best practice in the industry, whilst helping them reap the rewards of being prominently displayed within the events exhibition area in front of some key and influential business leaders.

Modular Construction Off Site Development Build Public Sector

Exhibiting will allow you to:

  • Meet 300+ delegates face to face
  • Be part of the inaugural Ireland Development Conference – placing you as a leading in the country
  • Be seen as a leading firm in the industry’s bid to drive sustainable growth across Ireland
  • Network with hundreds of your business clients and peers
  • Showcase your work to regional authorities, government officials, leading private sector firms, blue-chip companies, investors and more

Confirmed Exhibitors:

If you’re interested in exhibiting at the conference then get in touch with our team – with space available for standard exhibition stalls or larger spaces to showcase more of your brand and create an eye-catching area contact:

Email: keith.griffiths@built-environment-networking.com

Associate your brand with the Ireland Development Conference and position your brand at the forefront of one of the UK’s biggest discussions and debates about economic growth, development and regeneration within the country.

Package Exhibition Stand Chair/ Speaking Opportunity Tickets VIP Backstage Access Cost (+VAT)
Conference Partner Yes Yes 15 Yes £10,000 View Details
Session Partner Yes Yes 10 Yes £5,000 View Details
Output Report Partner Yes 8 Yes £5,000 View Details
Programme Partner Yes 10 £3,500 View Details
Breakfast Partner Yes £2,500 View Details
Lunch Partner Yes 5 £2,500 View Details
Email Partner Yes 5 £2,500 View Details
Registration Partner Yes 5 £1,750 View Details
Exhibitor Packages Yes 4 £1,500 View Details
VIP Dinner Partner 2 Yes £1,000 View Details

We have various partnership packages available, including packages with speaking opportunities and huge exhibition space large enough to promote your business, allowing you to address your whole target audience for maximum brand awareness and impact. Our partnership packages will put you at the forefront of the industry discussion allowing you to be there, be active and be an expert within the construction and property sector, the future vision for the country and the whole built environment industry.

Conference Partner

£10,000+VAT

Be at the forefront of the conference with onstage branding, a 15-minute keynote speech to kickstart the conference, access to the VIP Speakers’ Room and much more. This package will elevate your brand and drive awareness, loyalty and trust in front of industry leaders. This is the ultimate package if you’re looking to be seen as a leading figure within the industry with branding within the title of the event – ‘Ireland Development Conference in association with YOUR BRAND’. Benefits include:

  • Position yourself alongside Built Environment Networking to shape the conference agenda and content to bring your strategic thinking to the conference, with the option to recommend speakers
  • Inclusion within pre-conference speaker communications including speaker briefing calls
  • Direct access before and after the sessions to the speakers and panellists; an excellent opportunity to establish rapport and build commercially rewarding relationships
  • Prime branding for the whole conference
  • One pull-up stand on stage for the entire conference
  • Option to do a Keynote speech
  • 3x1m² exhibition space
  • Fifteen delegate passes for the conference
  • Attendance at Networking Training sessions for up to fifteen people per year
  • Access to the Speakers’ Green Room
  • Digital Media Branding: your logo appears prominently at the top of the event website, reminders and promotional emails for each event (subscriber list size: 80,000), and across social media platforms
  • Print Media Branding: One full (A5) page advert in the conference programme
  • Chairman’s ‘thank you’ in the closing speech
  • Social media – pre, during & post-conference activity
  • Inclusion within all PR and Outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to photographs and video of the conference

Session Partner

£5,000+VAT

The role of the session partner provides an opportunity for you to chair or participate in one of the sessions to build brand awareness, loyalty and trust amongst hundreds of civic and business leaders from across the industry. You’ll be seen to be a thought leader within your area of expertise and showcase your company in front of key decision-makers from across the industry. Benefits include:

  • Involvement with an exceptional panel session with the option to chair or be involved in the debate, discussions and presentations
  • Position yourself alongside us to shape the session agenda and content to bring your strategic thinking to the conference, with the option to recommend speakers
  • Inclusion within pre-conference communications including speaker briefing calls
  • Direct access before and after the sessions to the speakers and panellists; an excellent opportunity to establish rapport and build commercially rewarding relationships
  • Prime branding for the conference
  • 3x1m² exhibition space
  • Additional pull-up stand on stage during your conference session
  • Ten delegate passes for the conference
  • Attendance at Networking Training sessions for up to ten people per year
  • Access to the Speakers’ Green Room
  • Digital Media Branding: your logo appears prominently at the top of the event website, reminders and promotional emails for each event (subscriber list size: 80,000), and across social media platforms
  • Print Media Branding: One full (A5) page advert in the conference programme
  • Chairman’s ‘thank you’ in the closing speech
  • Social media – pre, during & post-conference activity
  • Inclusion within all PR and Outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to photographs and video of the conference

Output Report Partner

£5,000+VAT

Our Output Report Partner opportunity puts you on the front cover of our after event Output Report – highlighting the key discussions during the day and giving you input into the report with branding and editorial input throughout the whole report, helping us to shape the agenda and output:

  • Prime Branding on the conference output report
  • Significant input into the structure and content of the report
  • 3x1m² exhibition space
  • Eight delegate passes for the event
  • Attendance at Networking Training sessions for up to eight people per year
  • Post-Event Activation: Coverage on all after-event marketing activity regarding the output report
  • Digital Media Branding: your logo appears prominently at the top of the event website, reminders and promotional emails for each event (subscriber list size: 80,000), and across social media platforms
  • Print Media Branding: One full (A5) page advert in the conference programme
  • Chairman’s ‘thank you’ in the closing speech
  • Social media – pre, during & post-conference activity
  • Inclusion within all PR and Outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to photographs and video of the conference

Programme Partner

£3,500+VAT

Prominent branding on the front of our conference programme handed out to all delegates on entry to the conference. A great way of driving brand awareness and visibility in front of your primary audience. Benefits include:

  • Prime Branding on the cover of the conference programme
  • 3x1m² exhibition space
  • Five delegate passes for the event
  • Attendance at Networking Training sessions for up to five people per year
  • Digital media branding – your logo appears prominently at the top of the event website, reminders and promotional emails for each event (subscriber list size: 80,000), and across social media platforms
  • Print media branding: A full-page advertisement in the conference programme
  • Chairman’s ‘thank you’ in the closing speech
  • Social media – pre, during & post-conference activity
  • Inclusion within all PR and Outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to photographs and video of the conference

Breakfast Partner

£2,500+VAT

A package to enable mass brand awareness and visibility during the busiest periods of the day. Becoming a partner would ensure branding is at the forefront of the breakfast period area along with additional marketing benefits including an exhibition stand and inclusion within all marketing material. Benefits include:

  • Prime branding in the physical breakfast area space for the duration of breakfast
  • 3 x pull-up banners in the refreshments area
  • 3x1m² exhibition space
  • Five delegate passes for the event
  • Attendance at Networking Training sessions for up to five people per year
  • Print media branding: A half-page advertisement in the conference programme
  • Digital media branding – your logo appears prominently at the top of the event website, reminders and promotional emails for each event (subscriber list size: 80,000), and across social media platforms
  • Chairman’s ‘thank you’ in the closing speech
  • Inclusion within all PR and Outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to photographs and video of the conference

Lunch Partner

£2,500+VAT

A package to enable mass brand awareness and visibility during the busiest periods of the day. Becoming a partner would ensure branding is at the forefront of the lunch period area along with additional marketing benefits including an exhibition stand and inclusion within all marketing material. Benefits include:

  • Prime branding in the physical lunch area space for the duration of breakfast
  • 3 x pull-up banners in the refreshments area
  • 3x1m² exhibition space
  • Five delegate passes for the event
  • Attendance at Networking Training sessions for up to five people per year
  • Print media branding: A half-page advertisement in the conference programme
  • Digital media branding – your logo appears prominently at the top of the event website, reminders and promotional emails for each event (subscriber list size: 80,000), and across social media platforms
  • Chairman’s ‘thank you’ in the closing speech
  • Inclusion within all PR and Outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to photographs and video of the conference

Email Partner

£2,500+VAT

Prime branding on all emails used to promote the conference with delegates before, during and after the conference. Benefits include:

  • Prime Branding on the emails sent to promote the conference sent to circa 80,000 contacts
  • 3x1m² exhibition space
  • 5 x delegate passes for the event
  • Print media branding: A half-page advertisement in the conference programme
  • Digital media branding – your logo appears prominently at the top of the event website, reminders and promotional emails for each event (subscriber list size: 80,000), and across social media platforms
  • Attendance at Networking Training sessions for up to five people per year
  • Attendance at Exhibition Training sessions for up to two people per year
  • Chairman’s ‘thank you’ in closing speech
  • Inclusion within outreach and press release
  • Photo & Video Library: access to professional photographs and video of the event

Registration Partner

£1,750+VAT

Sponsorship of the registration area – the delegate entry point to the conference. Benefits include:

  • Branding of the registration table/table cloth (supplied by the sponsor)
  • 2 x pull-up banners in the registration area
  • 3x1m² exhibition space
  • Five delegate passes for the event
  • Attendance at Networking Training sessions for up to five people per year
  • Print media branding: A half-page advertisement in the conference programme
  • Digital media branding – your logo appears prominently at the top of the event website, reminders and promotional emails for each event (subscriber list size: 80,000), and across social media platforms
  • Chairman’s ‘thank you’ in the closing speech
  • Inclusion within all PR and Outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to photographs and video of the conference

Exhibitor Package

£1,500+VAT

If you’re looking for access to the event and a space to hold meetings and showcase your services, our Exhibitor Partner package is perfect. There is no limit to the exhibition space enabling you to simply drive brand awareness through a standard exhibition package or bring excitement to the room with the ability to take exhibition space to stand out from the crowd. Benefits include:

  • 3x1m² exhibition space
  • 4 x delegate passes
  • Digital media branding – your logo appears prominently at the top of the event website, reminders and promotional emails for each event (subscriber list size: 80,000), and across social media platforms
  • Attendance at Networking Training sessions for up to four people per year
  • Chairman’s ‘thank you’ in the closing speech
  • Inclusion within outreach and press release
  • Photo & Video Library: access to professional photographs and video of the event

Confirmed Exhibitors:

VIP Dinner Partner

£1,000+VAT

The day before the event we’ll be hosting a Speaker and Sponsor VIP dinner – and this invite-only event offers a unique opportunity to network one-on-one with the industry’s leading figures. This partnership enables you to have prominent involvement and branding at the dinner with benefits including:

  • Speaking opportunity – with a 10-minute promotional talk at the VIP Dinner
  • 2 x pop-up banners at the conference dinner
  • Promotional material and literature placement on the dinner tables
  • 2 x VIP Dinner invite-only tickets for the meal
  • 2 x delegate passes for the conference
  • Attendance at Networking Training sessions for up to ten people per year
  • Access to the Speakers’ Green Room
  • Digital Media Branding: your logo appears prominently at the top of the event website, reminders and promotional emails for each event (subscriber list size: 80,000), and across social media platforms
  • Logo on the evening dinner programme
  • Print media branding: A full-page advertisement in the dinner programme
  • Social media – pre, during & post-conference activity
  • Inclusion within all PR and Outreach to regional, national and industry press
  • Access to photographs and video of the conference

Become a Partner

If you’re interested in any of the packages above or if you’re interested in finding out additional information then contact us on:

0113 390 4700

keith.griffiths@built-environment-networking.com

We’re set to be joined by a host of the biggest names and firms working within the built environment industry in Ireland. Here are some of the companies to have already secured their tickets:

A&L Goodbody
AECOM
Ballymore Group
Banagher Precast Concrete
BDP
BRE Global Ireland
Built Environment Networking
Byrne Wallace
C+W O’Brien Architects
CGL
CIOB
Circle Voluntary Housing Association
Clanmil Housing Assoication
Clúid Housing
COADY Architects
Cogent Associates
Cork City Council
Cork County Council
Currie & Brown
Darmody Architecture
DBFL Consulting Engineers
Djtechengineering
Done Travel & Tours
Dublin Airport Central
Dublin City Council
Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council
DWF Law
Esri Ireland
Ethos Engineering
Falcon Real Estate Developments
Ferco Seating Systems
Fingal County Council
FK Lowry
Frame
Garland Group
Gleeds
Graepels
H&J Martin
Hammerson
Hibernia REIT
HLM Architects
Hydrodiseno
IN2 Design Engineering
International Fire Consultants (IFC Group)
Irish Rail
JJ Rhatigan & Co
John J Doyle
John Spain Associates
Jones Engineering Group
Keating
Kilkenny County Council
KMCS
KORE Insulation
Lafferty
Limerick City Council
Limerick Twenty Thirty
Linesight
Litho Circuits
LIV Consult
Longford County Council
Mason Hayes & Curran
Matheson
Maynooth University
Mills Selig
Mott MacDonald
Mott Macdonald
Murphy International
Murphy Surveys
NAMA
National Transport Authority
Newforma
O’Connor Sutton Cronin
Offaly Council Council
ORHT
O’Mahony Pike Architects
Pagabo
Paul Mangan Consulting
Paul Mulcair
Perfect Circle
PF Copeland
Pick Everard
Portakabin (Ireland)
Port of Cork
Portview Fit-Out
RKD
RKD Architects
Roadbridge
Rogerson Reddan
Ronan Daly Jermyn Solicitors
RPS
Shannon Commercial Properties
Shannon Foynes Port Company
Shannon Group
Sigma Retail Partners
Sligo County Council
Smart Dublin
South Dublin County Council
The McAvoy Group
TOT Architects
Townlink Construction
Transport for Ireland
Transport Infrastructure Ireland
Trinity College Dublin
Tuath Housing
Turley
Turner & Townsend
U+I Group
University of Dublin
Walls Construction
Waterford City & County Council
Wejchert Architects
Wellington International
Willmott Dixon

Tickets

Event Ticket: Ireland Development Conference £179.00

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Event Ticket – Event Ticket: Ireland Development Conference 199.00

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Deadline for delegate names to be included within the programme is one week prior to the event.

Details

Date:
Tuesday, 25th February 2020

Time:
0800hrs – 1545hrs

Cost:
£179 – £199

Venue

The Convention Centre, Dublin
Spencer Dock, N Wall Quay, North Wall, Dublin 1, D01 T1W6, Ireland

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Speakers

Exhibitors