CHOICES, CHANCES, CHANGES

Dublin The RDS, Monday 29th January

Session A: 9:15am – 12:35am (including speakers, panels and interactive STEM zone time) 

Register at 9:15am, Minister Richard Bruton will officially open I WISH Dublin 2018, Hear from Comedian Colm O ‘Regan who is our MC, Dublin City Mayor, from Aisling Keegan Dell EMC on the Future of Technology , and how to shape a better world with Emer Kennedy from Arup we will also hear from panellists from Accenture, Abbott, Outbox Incubator and Intel. Panel Session ends at 11:05am & Students move to the I Wish Exhibition Area to engage first-hand with STEM industry exhibitors and partners. 

Session B: 11:30am – 14:25pm (including speakers, panels and interactive STEM zone time) 

Register at 11:30am, Comedian Colm O ‘Regan MC will open the sessions along with Dublin Mayor Fingal, talks will include a talk on Girls in STEM from Georgina Gaughan Google and shaping a better world from Alina Amir Querishi Symantec, you will be presented with a video from Science Foundation Ireland and hear from panellists from Dell EMC, Zendesk, Ibec Biopharmachem and Arup. Panel Session ends at 12:55am & Students move to the I Wish Exhibition Area to engage first-hand with STEM industry exhibitors and partners. 

Session C: 13.15pm – 16.10pm (including speakers, panels and interactive STEM zone time) 

Register at 13.15pm, Comedian Colm O ‘Regan MC will open the sessions, which will include talks on technology having no boundaries from Majella Mungoven Facebook, we will hear from Brian McCraith DCU, an inspirational video will be presented by Science Foundation Ireland and we will have panellists from Arup, Dell EMC, Johnson & Johnson Ibec Biopharmachem.Panel Session ends at 14:40pm & students move to the I Wish Exhibition Area to engage first-hand with STEM industry exhibitors and partners.

Dublin The RDS, Tuesday 30th January

Session A: 9:15am – 12:35am (including speakers, panels and interactive STEM zone time) 

Register at 9:15am, Dearbhail Mcdonald Group Business Editor for Independent News & Media our MC will open the sessions, followed by an address from South Dublin Mayor, the session will include talks on Analytics from Yvonne Holmes AIB,  and the Future of Technology with Karen Egan from VM Ware, we will also have panellists from Accenture, Arup, Atlantic Bridge Ventures and Norah Patten from International Space University. Panel Session ends at 10:55am & Students move to the I Wish Exhibition Area to engage first-hand with STEM industry exhibitors and partners. 

Session B: 11:00am – 14:05pm (including speakers, panels and interactive STEM zone time) 

Register at 11:00am, Dearbhail McDonald MC Group Business Editor for Independent News & Media will open the sessions, which will include talks on shaping a better world from Arup and technology improving our world from Somaries Quintana Twitter, Science Foundation Ireland will present a short video and you will hear from panellists from Dell EMC, Enterprise Ireland, Alexion and DIT Dublin energy lab. Panel Session ends at 12:45pm & Students move to the I Wish Exhibition Area to engage first-hand with STEM industry exhibitors and partners. 

Session C: 12.45pm – 15.50pm (including speakers, panels and interactive STEM zone time) 

Register at 12.45pm, Dearbhail McDonald Group Business Editor for Independent News & Media MC will open the sessions, which will include talks on Girls in STEM from Paula Neary Accenture and improving our world from Iseult Ward Food Cloud, Science Foundation Ireland will present a short video and we will have panellists from Arup, VM Ware, Accenture, and Trinity College. Panel Session ends at 14:30pm & students move to the I Wish Exhibition Area to engage first-hand with STEM industry exhibitors and partners. 

The schedule is subject to change due to speaker availability and schedule management, but we will do our utmost to ensure that any changes are communicated in advance of the event.