Radisson Blu, Hotel, Golden Lane, Dublin 8
9.30 am Arrival and registration.
10.10 am Welcome and Opening – Darrin Morrissey, Chief Executive, HRB.
10.10 am Keynote 1 – Janet Metcalfe, Vitae, ‘What do researchers do next?’
10.40 am Keynote 2 – Professor Donal O'Shea, St Vincent’s University Hospital and St Columcille’s Hospital, Dublin, 'My career journey'.
11.10 am Competition – Ones2Watch. The first two of the four finalists will give their elevator pitches on what makes them and their research the one to watch?
11.20 am Coffee Break.
11.50 am Panel session 1: 15-minute Masterclass talks. Barry McCall,Freelance writer, McCall Media, on Writing skills; Ken Rogan,Communications Manager, IPPOSI, on Presentation Skills; A.N. Other - to be confirmed.
12.50 pm Lunch.
2.00 pm Competition – Ones2Watch. The second two of the four finalists will give their elevator pitches.
2.10 pm Session 2 - Career Journeys. Panel interview with Fiona Mansergh, Department of Health, Sorcha Mckenna, McKinsey and Co, and Deirdre Robertson, Economic and Social Research Institute. All are HRB-funded alumni. Q&A session afterwards.
3.20 pm Ballot voting and counting.
3.30 pm Open Mic.
4.00 pm Finish.