IPPN Professional Briefing Day 2017

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In an effort to enable school leaders plan the programme of work for their schools, IPPN has organised a Professional Briefing Day at the beginning of the school year for the last number of years. This Briefing day will bring together speakers from key education agencies with up-to-date information to school leaders at the start of the school year.

Who should attendsoldout
Deputy Principals and Principals

When & Where
Wednesday, September 6th in the Convention Centre, Citywest Hotel, Saggart, Co Dublin. 
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08:00 – 09:30 Event Registration & Expo Viewing
09:30 – 09:40 Failte & Intro
09:40 – 10:20

IPPN – New for this School Year
Introduction to:
• Pairic Clerkin, IPPN CEO
• David Ruddy, IPPN President (2017-2019)

10:20 – 11:00   Louise McNamara, Financial Support Services Unit
11:00 – 11:30 Refreshment Break & Expo Viewing
11:30 – 12:10 Mary Keane, Inclusion Support Unit - NCSE
12:10 – 12.50 Derek Grant & Patrick Sullivan 
Structure & Time in the Primary Curriculum - NCCA
12:50 – 13:00 Morning Wrap-up
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch & Expo Viewing
14:00 – 14:40 Pádraic Joyce, Children First
14:40 – 15:30 John Keyes, Data Protection Commissioner


A charge of €30 per person is applicable. Fee includes event registration, refreshments and a light lunch. Substitute cover is not available for this event.

An Education Expo will run parallel to the refreshment/dining area for your convenience. This is an opportunity to research products, secure better deals and check out new and innovative products and services.  Click here to see full list of Exhibitors attending 2017 Professional Briefing Day Exhibition


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