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Annual President’s Dinner 27th February 2014

EU Commissioner Daniel Calleja Crespo was the keynote speaker at the recent annual President’s Dinner, where he was interviewed by Jim Fitzpatrick on business related matters.

Watch the interview in full:

Jim Fitzpatrick putting questions to Daniel Calleja Crespo
Jim Fitzpatrick putting questions to Daniel Calleja Crespo
Speaker William Hay MLA, NIABT President with Minister Danny Kennedy MLA and Jim Fitzpatrick
Speaker William Hay MLA, NIABT President with Minister Danny Kennedy MLA and Jim Fitzpatrick
Anna Lo MLA with Daniel Calleja Crespo
Anna Lo MLA with Daniel Calleja Crespo
l-r Glyn Roberts, Daniel Calleja Crespo, Judith Cochrane MLA
l-r Glyn Roberts, Daniel Calleja Crespo, Judith Cochrane MLA
l-r Phil Flanagan MLA, Speaker William Hay MLA, NIABT President, Daniel Calleja Crespo, Jim Fitzpatrick
l-r Phil Flanagan MLA, Speaker William Hay MLA, NIABT President, Daniel Calleja Crespo, Jim Fitzpatrick
Speaker William Hay MLA, NIABT President with Daniel Calleja Crespo and Jim Fitzpatrick
Speaker William Hay MLA, NIABT President with Daniel Calleja Crespo and Jim Fitzpatrick

 

 

 

 

 

NIABT Educational visit to the Houses of the Oireachtas

An NIABT delegation will take part in an educational visit to Dublin on the 19th & 20th of June 2013. The delegation will be led by the newly elected Chairperson, Phil Flanagan MLA. The NIABT members will have a series of meetings with TDs and business groups to increase their understanding and awareness of cross border opportunities.

The delegation looks forward to meeting with Brian Hayes TD, Minister of State at the Department of Finance and David Cooney, Secretary General, Department of Foreign Affairs. The British Ambassador, Dominick Chilcott, will also host a reception for the group at his residence in Glencairn, Sandyford.

The delegation will also have an opportunity to meet with representatives of the National Asset Management Agency (NAMA), the Irish Business and Employers Confederation (IBEC), the Irish Small and Medium Enterprises Association (ISME) and Enterprise Ireland.

Pics from the 2012 NIABT visit to the Houses of the Oireachtas

NIABT visit to the Houses of the Oireachtas L-R Gerard McCann, CBRE; Geoffrey Martin, H & J Martin;Leslie Cree MBE MLA;Billy Martin, H & J Martin; Ciaran Donnelly, CBRE

L-R Gerard McCann, CBRE; Geoffrey Martin, H & J Martin;Leslie Cree MBE MLA;Billy Martin, H & J Martin; Ciaran Donnelly, CBRE

NIABT delegation visit the Houses of the Oireachtas

NIABT delegation visit the Houses of the Oireachtas

The NIABT hosted a briefing on the creative industries on the 9th April.

The NIABT hosted a briefing on the creative industries
Michelle McIlveen MLA, Chair of the Committee for Culture, Arts and Leisure provided an overview of the findings of a recent Committee Inquiry into maximising the potential of the creative industries and Stephen McGowan from the Department of Culture, Arts and Leisure delivered a briefing on the positive impact the creative industries are having on Northern Ireland.
Pic, l-r, Basil McCrea MLA, Stephen McGowan, DCAL, Michelle McIlveen MLA, Chris Lyttle MLA, Mary Trainor-Nagele, Arts & Business NI

 

Watch a video review of the event.

Judith Cochrane MLA visits MCE PR

 

MCE Public Relations arranged a full day of events for the fellowship visit by Judith Cochrane MLA. During her day with the company, Judith met with Chris Brown and the rest of the team and received a brief overview of MCE PR. Following this, Judith had the opportunity to part take in a round table discussion with representatives from the Northern Ireland Leukaemia Research Fund and received a presentation from the Head of Computer Science from the University of Ulster.

Chris Brown MCE PR welcomes Judith Cochrane MLA to company fellowship

Chris Brown MCE PR welcomes Judith Cochrane MLA to company fellowship

L-R Chris Brown ( Public Affairs Director), Jonathan Ireland ( Corporate PR Director), Judith Cochrane MLA and Sinead Doyle ( Consumer PR Manager
L-R Chris Brown ( Public Affairs Director), Jonathan Ireland ( Corporate PR Director), Judith Cochrane MLA and Sinead Doyle ( Consumer PR Manager)

 

 

Lucinda Creighton TD Briefs the NIABT

The Committee of the Office of the First Minister and deputy First Minster in partnership with the NIABT invited the Minister of State for European Affairs, Lucinda Creighton TD to deliver a mid-term review of the Irish Presidency of the Council of the European Union.

L-R Mike Nesbitt MLA, Lucinda Creighton TD, Minister of State for European Affairs and Chris Lyttle MLA.
L-R Mike Nesbitt MLA, Lucinda Creighton TD, Minister of State for European Affairs and Chris Lyttle MLA.