Co Carlow Chamber Invites You

Specially for Business Owners / Managers / Start Ups

In response to needs identified in our recent survey

We are delighted to have put together a really strong line up which we know will provide tremendous support to all in business in these times.

In addition we have two keynote talks on the INSPIRE Programme and the Life Long Learning Programme in IT Carlow.

This free initiative is packed full of valuable insights into the burning issues of the day for business and the development skills, ideas and the sharing of knowledge

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Chamber Mentoring Clinics

Wednesday, March 27th 2013 at 7-10pm

Kilkenny Road

Carlow, Carlow

Free Parking

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Key Note Addresses

INSPIRE Programme 7.30pm Brian Ogilvie
Do you want to look for new products / services to strengthen your business?

Do you think you have an idea for a business but don't know how to check is it feasible?

Would you like to run your own business but don't yet have a business idea?

Come along and hear all about the INSPIRE Programme at 7.30pm

Life Long Learning 8.15pm Joe Colllins

Get up to speed on the possibilities Carlow IT's Lifelong Learning Programme provides for adults to upgrade their skills and qualifications. Accredited courses are offered in the areas of business, computing, science, engineering and humanities.

Customised programmes for industry are also available.

Brian Ogilvie

Brian Ogilvie is External Services Manager with IT Carlow where he is responsible for the business development planning and management of the Institute’s research programmes, incubation centres and specialised training programmes for entrepreneurs and start-up companies.

His areas of interest include product innovation, entrepreneurship and strategic management.

Before joining IT Carlow, Brian was involved in managing many new product development projects for SMEs and multinationals in the food industry.

He holds a BSc degree from NUIG, MSc in Technology Management from UCD and MBA from Smurfit Graduate Business School.

Joe Collins

Joe Collins is Head of Lifelong Learning at IT Carlow.

He holds a BA Hons from NUI Maynooth, H.Dip from UCD, STB from Gregorian University, M.Ed from DCU and STL from Angelicum University.