Business tourism is an area of strategic importance for Fáilte Ireland, Ireland’s National Tourism Authority. Its specialist Business Tourism unit is dedicated to positioning Ireland as a leading destination for conferences, corporate meetings and incentive travel. It’s Conference Ambassador programme facilitates individuals from a wide variety of professions and backgrounds in their quest to bring their next international Conference to Ireland. Practical and financial support is provided to Conference Ambassadors and international planners to ensure every association conference won for Ireland exceeds all expectations.
Dun Laoghaire is Dublin's premier waterfront leisure and culture destination. Stakeholders such as the business community, residents' associations, the County Council and the Harbour Company work together to ensure the brand of the town meets the high expectations of visitors and residents alike.
One such mechanism is the BRAND Project that is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) through the Ireland Wales Programme (INTERREG 4A). The BRAND Project and the Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council are proud to sponsor and host the Media Future Conference 2012.
Our Media Sponsor RTÉ Digital is becoming an innovation hub within RTÉ to lead the development of RTÉ's Digital Services. It's strategy is centred around developing and growing audiences for RTÉ's content and services on digital platforms at home and abroad.
The range of innovative and award-winning brands within the division's stable includes RTÉ.ie, RTÉ Player, RTÉ News Now, RTÉ Aertel and a growing number of mobile apps across Android and iOS platforms
IADT is a niche provider of programmes that are at the convergence of Creative Arts, Media, Technology and Entrepreneurship; that focus on the relationship between people, creativity, culture and technology and that reflect our commitment to the digital future of Ireland.
The Institute is ideally positioned to collaborate with industry and business interests in addressing domains of innovation and development that are critical to the emergence of the cultural, technological and creative industries in Ireland. Current campus developments include the construction of the National Film School, a state of the art educational facility to include radio and television.
Diageo is one of Ireland's leading companies, with a long and proud tradition of commercial success and community involvement. Through our world-renowned Guinness, Smithwick's, and Bushmills brands we can trace our roots in Ireland back over 300 years.
Diageo has a number of production facilities throughout Ireland, producing brands such as Guinness in the world famous St. James's Gate brewery, Baileys in Dublin and Belfast and Bushmills in one of the oldest licensed distilleries in the world. The company's headquarters are located at the St. James's Gate Brewery in Dublin.
UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School is Ireland's leading business school and research centre. We are the only business school in Ireland and one of less than 60 worldwide , to hold the 'triple crown' of accreditation from the three internationally recognised accrediting bodies: AACSB (US), Equis (EU) and AMBA (UK). Our programmes are consistently ranked by the Financial Times and the Economist Intelligence Unit amongst the global top 100 and European top 30. We are also a member of CEMS, an international alliance of leading global business schools and international companies.
Established in 2005, XM Solutions has evolved from a print brokering business to become an integrated communications provider. Working with brands in the Retail, FMCG, Utilities, Financial Services and Pharmaceutical sectors we offer a diverse range of creative, print, digital and logistics solutions from a single source. We partner with our clients around their communication and marketing needs to create, produce, deliver and measure campaigns across a variety of channels.
A recipient of a Deloitte Best Managed Company Award in March 2011, XM Solutions have formed a joint venture with a company in Poland in 2010 and recently opened a new office in Belfast.
Avtek Solutions Ltd provides quality audio visual support in the conference, events and incentives market both in Ireland and abroad.
As part of the Eurotek group of companies, Avtek has over 40 years of industry experience in audio visual and event production on a European and worldwide basis.
We pride ourselves in our established reputation for customer service and attention to detail. We set ourselves high standards in all aspects of our business and consistently ensure that we deliver a thoroughly professional product.
Aertv is a division of Magnet Networks. It is an exciting way to watch your favourite TV shows live while keeping in contact with your friends through Facebook and Twitter. Change channels just like you would on your television with a simple mouse click. We are making television in the Republic of Ireland more mobile than ever, allowing you to stream broadcast TV through your laptop, PC or mobile devices once you have a broadband connection of at least 1Mb.
Aertv currently provides 11 Channels on its free package, including RTÉ One, RTÉ One + 1, RTÉ News Now, RTÉ Two, RTÉ jr, TV3, 3e, TG4, France 24, Russia Today and Dáil Éireann.
Marks & Spencer is one of the leading retailers in Ireland selling high quality, great value clothing and home products, as well as being renowned for its outstanding quality food. There are 21 stores in the Republic of Ireland.
Rasam is one of Ireland's top Indian restaurants. Located in Glasthule, Dublin, they have a rich menu containing flavours and spices from all over India. They have won the RAI award for Best Ethnic Restaurant in Ireland two years running (2010 and 2011), as well as the Georgina Campbell Best Ethnic Restaurant in Ireland award in 2007 and many more besides.