Participants

  • Mohd Razali ABDUL RAHMAN
    Executive Chairman, Peremba (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd
  • Kingsley AIKINS
    President and CEO The Ireland Funds
  • Tom ARNOLD
    Chief Executive, Concern Worldwide
  • Craig BARRETT
    Retired CEO/Chairman of the Board, Intel Corporation
  • Richard BARRETT
    Chairman - Treasury Holdings China
  • Colm BARRINGTON
    Chairman of Aer Lingus
  • Gerard J. BARRY
    CEO, Fintrax Group Holdings Ltd
  • Thomas P. BARRY
    CEO, Arabtec Construction LLC
  • Ray BASSETT
    Assistant Secretary - Consular Division Department of Foreign Affairs
  • Christian BAZANTAY
    Secretary General of Servier Group, France
  • Lorraine BENSON
    Department of Enterprise Trade and Employment
  • Dermot J.M. BODEN
    Executive Vice President, Global Chief Marketing Officer, LG Electronics, Seoul
  • John BOWMAN
    Broadcaster, historian and political scientist
  • Hugh BRADY
    President UCD, Member of the Innovation Task Force
  • Bob BRANNOCK
    President, Lifestyle Protection & European Operations, Genworth Financial
  • Nina BRENNAN
    Department of Enterprise Trade and Employment
  • Margaret BRENNAN
    Anchor and Reporter, Bloomberg TV
  • Loretta BRENNAN GLUCKSMAN
    Chairman, The American Ireland Fund
  • Brian BUCKLEY
    CEO Oman LNG LLC
  • Rory BUCKLEY
    CEO, Acision UK.
  • Conrad BURKE
    CEO Innovalight
  • Pat BUTLER
    Director, McKinsey & Company
  • Dan BYRNE
    Founder & Chairman of Lincor Solutions Ltd
  • Seamus BYRNE
    Owner/Proprietor Byrne Group, Dubai
  • Kevin CAHILL
    President-General, American Irish Historical Society
  • Desmond P. CARR
    Chairman & CEO, ExxonMobil Saudi Arabia Inc.
  • Ken CARROLL
    Senior Advisor, Praxis Language, Shanghai
  • John Patrick CASEY
    Chairman & CEO, Casey & Co.
  • Liam CASEY
    CEO, PCH International
  • Norah CASEY
    CEO & Owner of Harmonia
  • Peter CLINCH
    Special Advisor to the Taoiseach
  • Mary CLOAKE
    Director of the Arts Council
  • Michael COLLINS
    Irish Ambassador to the United States
  • Fred COMBE
    Managing Director, Natus Pte Limited
  • Christopher M. (Kip) CONDRON
    President & CEO of AXA Financial Inc Member of AXA Group Management Board Director and Treasurer of The American Ireland Fund
  • Peter CONLON
    CEO Ammado
  • Avril CONROY
    Performance Unit Leader TNK-BP Russia
  • Richard COOKE
    CEO, Lincor Solutions
  • David COONEY
    Secretary General - Department of Foreign Affairs
  • Christy COONEY
    President of GAA
  • Andrew COPPEL
    Exec Chair McCambridge Group Holdings Ltd. Non-Exec Chair London Irish Holdings Ltd. Non-Exec Dir Crest Nicholson PLC
  • Thomas (Tom) CORCORAN
    Senior Advisor, The Carlyle Group
  • Bridget COSGRAVE
    Director General, DIGITALEUROPE
  • Aidan COTTER
    Chief Executive, Bord Bia
  • Gerard CREANER
    Deputy Chairman, DPS Engineering.
  • Edel CREELY
    Managing Director of Datapac
  • Vincent CUNNANE
    Chief Executive, Shannon Development
  • Patrick CUNNINGHAM
    Chief Scientific Adviser
  • Paul CUNNINGHAM
    RTE
  • Charles P. CURRAN
    Chairman, Australian-Ireland Fund
  • Susan DAVIS
    Chairman, Susan Davis International
  • Catherine DAY
    Secretary General of the European Commission
  • Dermot DESMOND
    Chairman, International Investment & Underwriting (IIU)
  • Adrian DEVITT
    Forf�s
  • David DOBBIN
    Chairman InterTrade Ireland Group Chief Executive of United Dairy Farmers
  • Moya DOHERTY
    Producer. Director of Tyrone Productions
  • Marina DONOHUE
    Enterprise Ireland
  • Maeve DONOVAN
    Managing Director, Irish Times
  • Paul DONOVAN
    CEO, Eircom
  • Eugene DOWNES
    Chief Executive, Culture Ireland
  • Gearoid DOYLE
    Founder/CEO of Kinsale Capital
  • Margaret DOYLE
    Financial Services Columnist, Reuters
  • Paul DUFFY
    Vice President for Manufacturing, Ireland and Singapore, Pfizer Ireland Pharmaceuticals. President of the American Chamber of Commerce Ireland.
  • Richard DUJARDIN
    CEO Veolia Transport Benelux/Ireland/UK
  • Leslie EU
    Director, YTL Corporation
  • Lucy FALLON-BYRNE
    Director, National Centre for Partnership and Performance
  • Irial FINAN
    Executive Vice President, The Coca Cola Company
  • Hugh FRIEL
    Chairman of Tourism Ireland Ltd (also director of United Drug plc)
  • Tim FRITZLEY
    CEO Intune Networks
  • Frank GANNON
    Director General, Science Foundation Ireland
  • Herv� GARNIER
    Senior Vice President, EADS Northern/Western Europe & Canada
  • Bob GELDOF
    Band Aid Founder, Musician, Broadcaster & Businessman
  • Basil GEOGHEGAN
    Managing Director Deutsche Bank, London (also co-chair of the Ireland Fund of Great Britain)
  • H�kan GERGILS
    Director and Founder of ECOFIN
  • Niall GIBBONS
    Chief Executive, Tourism Ireland
  • John GILMORE
    CEO Sling Media
  • Cathal GOAN
    Director General, RTE.
  • Rory GODSON
    Founder and Chief Executive, Powerscourt Ltd
  • Sean GORMAN
    Secretary General - Department of Enterprise, Trade & Employment
  • Alan GRAY
    Managing Director, Indecon International Economic Consultants
  • Danuta GRAY
    CEO, Telef�nica O2 Ireland
  • Joe HARFORD
    Chair of the Government�s High Level Action Group on Green Enterprise, Member of the Innovation Task Force
  • Francis (Frank) HARGRAVE
    Company Director, Retired
  • Billy HARKIN
    Chief Executive Officer, QucomHaps Ltd
  • Jackie HARRISON
    Chief Executive of Philanthropy Ireland.
  • John HARTNETT
    President and CEO, G24 Innovations
  • Denis HEADON
    Director, TX-UK Collaborative, Rice University
  • John HEGARTY
    Provost, Trinity College Dublin, Member of the Innovation Task Force
  • John HERLIHY
    Vice-President, Global Ad Operations and Online Sales & Oprerations EMEA, Google
  • James HOGAN
    CEO, Etihad Airways
  • Ian HYLAND
    Publisher, Business and Finance Magazine
  • Neil JORDAN
    Award-winning Irish Filmmaker and Novelist.
  • Alan JOYCE
    CEO, Qantas Airlines Ltd
  • Fergal KEANE
    Special Correspondent BBC News
  • Declan KELLY
    Independent consultant specializing in strategic advisory work. Director American Ireland Fund
  • Brian KELLY
    CEO Celtic Catalysts, Member of the Innovation Task Force
  • John Kent
    Executive Director of the Kentech Group
  • Paul KERLEY
    Chief Executive, Norkom Technologies
  • Joe KING
    Retired CEO of Molex Incorporated
  • Philip KING
    Musician and Film-maker
  • Stephen KINGON
    Chairman of Invest NI and Chair of the Centre of Competitiveness in Northern Ireland
  • Werner KRUCKOW
    CEO, Siemens Ltd
  • Gerald LAWLESS
    Executive Chairman, Jumeirah Group, Dubai
  • Myles LEE
    CEO, CRH plc
  • Neil LEYDEN
    CEO Digital Media Forum
  • Niall R. LYNAM
    Senior Vice President, Chief Technical Officer, Magna Mirrors
  • Pearse LYONS
    President, Founder and Owner of Alltech Inc.
  • Colin MacDONALD
    CEO, Fine Grain Properties
  • Guillermo MacLOUGHLIN BR�ARD
    Director, MacLoughlin & Associates
  • Tony MAHER
    CEO, Wimm-Bill-Dann
  • Barry MALONEY
    General Partner, Balderton Capital
  • Tara McCABE
    Vice President, Morgan Stanley
  • Robert J. McCANN
    Private Investor
  • Stan McCARTHY
    CEO, Kerry Group plc
  • Dermot McCARTHY
    Secretary General - Department of the Taoiseach
  • Norman McCLELLAND
    Chairman and CEO of Shamrock Foods, Phoenix.
  • John McCOLGAN
    Producer. Director of Tyrone Productions
  • Brendan McDONAGH
    CEO, HSBC North America
  • Bobby McDONAGH
    Irish Ambassador to Britain
  • John (Jack) McDONNELL, Jr.
    CEO - ExaDigm, Inc
  • Gary McGANN
    Group Chief Executive Officer of the Smurfit Kappa Group
  • Michael McGOVERN
    Chairman, TSI, Inc.
  • Rory McINERNEY
    Vice President, Intel Corporation
  • Nigel McKENNA
    Chairman, Melview Developments/Galway Tourism Investment Group
  • William S. McKIERNAN
    CEO and Chairman, CyberSource
  • John McLAUGHLIN
    Managing Director, sanofi-aventis Ireland Limited
  • Colm McLOUGHLIN
    Managing Director, Dubai Duty Free
  • Bridget McMANUS
    Secretary General - Department of Education and Science
  • Michael McMULLEN
    Advisor/investor. McMullen and Associates
  • Fr. Paul McNELIS
    Bendheim Professor of Economics and Financial Policy
  • Fr. Joe McSHANE
    President of Fordham University
  • Barry McSWEENEY
    Department of Communications, Energy and Natural Resources
  • David McWILLIAMS
    Economist, author and broadcaster
  • Kevin MELIA
    Chairman Vette Corporation
  • John MOLONEY
    Group Managing Director, Glanbia plc
  • Gerard (Gerry) MOONEY
    General Manager, Global Government & Education, IBM Corporation
  • Gearoid MOONEY
    Enterprise Ireland
  • George MOORE
    Chairman & CEO, TARGUS Information Corporation
  • Thomas MORAN
    Chariman, President and CEO of Mutual of America Chairman of Concern Worldwide U.S.
  • Redmond MORRIS
    Film Producer
  • James MORRIS
    Chair, Irish Film Board
  • Michael MURPHY
    President, UCC
  • Martin MURPHY
    Managing Director, Hewlett-Packard Ireland Ltd
  • Oliver MURRAY
    President and CEO, Brandes Investment Partners (Toronto)
  • Martin NAUGHTON
    Chairman and owner of Glen Dimplex Group
  • John NEARY
    Assistant Secretary - PIAD, Department of Foreign Affairs
  • David NEENAN
    Global Head of Marketing and Sales, HSBC Insurance Holdings Ltd., London
  • Martina NEWELL-McGLOUGHLIN
    Director, University of California System Biotech Program
  • P�draig � hAOL�IN
    Chief Executive, �dar�s na Gaeltachta
  • Jim O'BRIEN
    Second Secretary - Department of Finance
  • Brian O'BRIEN
    Retired. Former Executive Vice President, Reinsurance and Innovation of Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance, Seoul
  • Denis O'BRIEN
    Chairman, Digicel Group
  • Tim O'CONNOR
    Secretary General to the President
  • Mark O'DONOVAN
    Director Raglan Capital, Member of the Innovation Task Force
  • Niall O'DOWD
    Founder Irish Voice Newspaper, Irish America Magazine, irishcentral.com
  • Sean O'DRISCOLL
    CEO, Glen Dimplex Group
  • Maurice O'GORMAN
    Chief Administrative Officer of NCB Capital, The National Commercial Bank, Saudi Arabia
  • Jim O'HARA
    General Manager, Intel Ireland Vice President, Technology Manufacturing Group, Intel Corporation
  • Walter O'HARA, Jr.
    Managing Director & Executive VP of Allen & Company LLC
  • Liam O'KEEFFE-AYUDHKIJ
    Group Chairman, PCS (Thailand)
  • Barry O'LEARY
    Chief Executive, IDA Ireland
  • Liam O'MAHONY
    Director CRH plc Chairman
  • David O'MEARA
    CEO, Havok
  • Shane O'NEILL
    Chief Strategy Officer, Liberty Global and President, Chellomedia
  • Paul O'RIORDAN
    CEO, Synexa Life Sciences
  • Barry O'SULLIVAN
    Senior Vice Prersident, Cisco Systems
  • David O'SULLIVAN
    European Commission Director General for Trade
  • Paul O'SULLIVAN
    Chief Executive, SingTel Optus Pty Ltd
  • F�lix PENA MURRAY
    Director, Institute of International Trade, Standard Bank Foundation
  • George QUIGLEY
    Chairman, Bombardier Aerospace Belfast
  • James E. QUINN
    President, Tiffany & Company
  • Valerie QUINN
    Managing Director, Coca-Cola Ireland.
  • Paul RELLIS
    Managing Director, Microsoft Ireland
  • Louise RICHARDSON
    Principal and Vice Chancellor of the University of St. Andrews University
  • Gerry ROBINSON
    Chairman, Moto Hospitality Ltd.
  • Ambassador Daniel M. ROONEY
    US Ambassador to Ireland.
  • Frank RYAN
    Chief Executive, Enterprise Ireland
  • Anita M. SANDS
    Former Managing Director, CitiGroup
  • Anna SCALLY
    Partner KPMG, Member of the Innovation Task Force
  • Werner SCHWANBERG
    Managing Director, WGZ BANK Ireland plc
  • John SEWARD
    Managing Director Coca Cola Bottling Indonesia
  • Eileen SHARPE
    IDA Ireland
  • Johnny SHINE
    Deputy Chief Executive ESB and MD ESB Networks Ltd
  • John SUTTON
    Professor of Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science
  • Dennis SWANSON
    President, Fox Television Stations, Inc
  • Fionnuala SWEENEY
    CNN International
  • Margaret SWEENEY
    CEO, Postbank Ireland Ltd.
  • H. Brian THOMPSON
    Executive Chairman of Global Telecom & Technology
  • Donough TIERNEY
    Vice President, EADS, Northern/Western Europe & Canada
  • Pat TOOLE
    IBM Senior VP (retd)
  • Robert F. TROTA
    President, Max's Restaurant & Philippine Franchise Association. Honorary Vice Consul of Ireland in Manila
  • Mark TUOHEY
    Partner, Vinson & Elkins LLP
  • Bernard WALSH
    Retired Company Group Chairman, Johnson and Johnson
  • Rodney WALSHE
    Honorary Consul General of Ireland to New Zealand. Chairman, Southern Travel Holdings Ltd
  • Anna WHITEHOUSE
    President and MD of Total Philippines