IUSA Annual Conference

17th January, 2017

2016 has been a year of huge change for our society and our place in the world. Join us at The Westbury Hotel, Dublin to hear prominent speakers set out their view on the current state of the world and our potential future.

The IUSA Annual Congress and Alumni Awards Dinner allows us look forward with hope and confidence to the challenges and opportunities ahead for Ireland. The format of the conference will include lightning talks of 8 minutes each, followed by moderated panel discussion and audience Q&A.

The IUSA Congress 2017 forms part of Ambassador O’Malley’s farewell celebrations. Please join us as we take this opportunity to thank him for his service to US-Irish relations.

Keynote speaker:
His Excellency Kevin F. O’Malley, US Ambassador to Ireland

Panel speakers include:
Rachael English, RTÉ
Tim O’Connor, Former Secretary General to the President of Ireland & Consul General of Ireland in New York
Gina London, Emmy Award winning Former CNN anchor and journalist
John McGrane, Director General British-Irish Chamber of Commerce
Eoghan Stack, CEO DCU Ryan Academy


Tuesday January 17th, 2017
4.30pm – Conference registration
5.00pm – Lightning talks and panel discussion with audience Q&A
7.00pm – IUSA Alumni Awards Dinner, including pre-dinner drinks in The Marble Bar
Note: The IUSA AGM will precede the Conference at 3pm for members.


The Westbury Hotel, Dublin.

Congress is open to everybody. All are welcome to attend.

You can register here. Ticket price is €65, inclusive of dinner.