SFA Annual Conference 2016 | May 25 | O'Reilly Hall, UCD


Sharon Ni Bheolain

Conference Chair, RTE
Sharon Ni Bheolain is best known as co anchor of RTE's flag-ship programme Six One News and presenter of RTEs Leaders' Questions on RTE1 ..

Eddie " The Eagle" Edwards

Keynote speaker,
When that famous phrase "The Eagle has landed" was first uttered by Neil Armstrong in 1969 ..

David Collings

Professor of HRM, Dublin City University Business School
David Collings (PhD) is Professor of HRM at Dublin City University Business School where he leads the HR Directors ..

Vicki O’Toole

Managing Director, JJ O’Toole Ltd
Vicki O’Toole is Managing Director of JJ O’Toole Ltd., Ireland’s leading packaging supplier. Founded in 1914 in ..

AJ Noonan

SFA Chairman and Managing Director, Rhonellen Developments
AJ Noonan serves as Chairman of the Small Firms Association. He is the Managing Director of Rhonellen Developments ..

Hilarie Geary

Managing Director, Executive Connections
Hilarie Geary is owner and Managing Director of Executive Connections. Celebrating a career in recruitment ..

Mark W. Schaefer

Author, Speaker, Educator, and Business Consultant,
Mark W. Schaefer is a globally-recognized author, speaker, educator, and business consultant who blogs ..

Danny McCoy

CEO, Ibec
Danny McCoy is CEO of Ibec, Ireland’s largest business representative organisation ..

Gillian Nelis

Managing Editor, The Sunday Business Post
Gillian Nelis has been managing editor of The Sunday Business Post since 2012 ..

Thomas M. Cooney

Professor of Entrepreneurship and Academic Director, Dublin Institute of Technology
Thomas is Professor of Entrepreneurship at the Dublin Institute of Technology (Ireland) and Visiting Professor at ..

Edel Browne

The Founder, Free Feet Medical
Edel Browne is the founder of Free Feet Medical, which is developing a multi-award winning device designed to treat ..

Bennet Holmes

President, 60,000 Rebounds Montpellier
Bennet is president of 60000 rebonds, a fast-growing national association which helps entrepreneurs who ..

Paul O’Toole

Paul O’Toole is the Chief Executive Officer of SOLAS.SOLAS (An tSeirbhís Oideachais Leanúnaigh agus Scileanna) ..

Micheal Dawson

Group CEO, of One4all
A visionary and successful entrepreneur, founder and CEO of the GVS Group, now a majority-owned ..