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RadioDays Ireland: For serious RadioHeads.

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The Gibson Hotel, Dublin. February 22 & 23, 2018

Radio Days Ireland is a unique 2 day conference which will take place on 22nd and 23rd February 2018 in the Gibson Hotel, Dublin. The event is a joint initiative by Learning Waves Skillnet, the training body for the Independent Commercial Radio Sector in Ireland and IBI, the Independent Broadcasters of Ireland.  The conference will take place from 2pm to 6pm on Thursday 22nd February and from 9am to 1pm on Friday 23rd February 2018.

The event builds on the first ever Radio Days Ireland which took place in October 2016 and saw 22 speakers discuss all things radio with 180 delegates in Dublin.

The event is supported by Skillnets, the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland and IMRO.

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Check out some of our speakers below. For further information, hover on the pic and click on the name.

Helen Boaden

Former Director of BBC Radio
Christian O’Connell

Presenter, Absolute Radio
Paul Sylvester

Content Director, Absolute Radio
Niall Power

Head of Station Sound, Beat 102-103
Linda Green

Director, Leading Creative Talent
Elaine Kinsella

Head of Music & Breakfast Show Presenter, Radio Kerry
Michelle Livesey

Chief Reporter and News Editor at KEY 103, Manchester
Ian Dempsey

Breakfast Show Presenter, TodayFM
Denis Naughten TD

Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment
Sam Walker

Award-wining broadcaster
Keith Wood

Former International Rugby Player & Chair, Spin South West
Joanne Sweeney-Burke

CEO, Digital Training Institute
Damian Loscher

Managing Director, Ipsos MRBI (Ireland)
Glen Mulcahy

Founder and Business Manager, Titanium Media
Emma Meese

Media & Training Development Manager, School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies
Jørgen Ramskov

CEO and Chief Editor at Radio24syv
Ken Doherty

Radio Presenter at Sunshine 106.8
John Purcell

Founding shareholder, director and CEO of KCLR 96fm, the local radio station for Carlow and Kilkenny
Liam McDonnell

CEO, Dentsu Aegis Network Ireland
Siobhan Kenny

CEO, Radiocentre
Alan Bennett

Managing Director, Headstuff
Cormac Moore

Producer/presenter of the Project 10 documentary podcast series.
Taz Kelleher

Network producer, HeadStuff Podcast Network
Ruairí McKiernan

Host, Love and Courage podcast
Roisin Ingle

Podcast Presenter, Roisin Meets
Jessie Kavanagh

Teen YouTuber
Kevin Rafter

Professor of Political Communication and Head of the School of Communications, DCU
Derek McGrath

Manager, Waterford Senior Hurling team
Adam Smyth

Editor of Radio Current Affairs and Digital News, BBC, Belfast
Michael Hill

Founder and MD, Radioplayer
Jenny Murphy

Irish Rugby Player
Dave Harland

CEO, OmnicomMediaGroup Ireland
Lorcan Kinsella

CEO, Brand Nova Digital
Joe Clarke

Manager, The Blizzards, Le Galaxie
Sinead Troy

Yangaroo Music Ireland
Emma Harney

Orchestrate PR
Rory Hamilton

ECD , Girls and Boys
Dan Healy

Head of RTÉ 2FM and RTÉ Radio Strategy
Bill Kinlay

Chief Executive, GroupM Ireland
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