President’s Lunch with Keynote Speaker: Professor John FitzGerald, Chair, The Climate Change Advisory Council

  • Event: President‚Äôs Lunch with Keynote Speaker: Professor John FitzGerald, Chair, The Climate Change Advisory Council
  • Date: 02/12/2019
  • Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Venue: Dromoland Castle Hotel, Dromoland, Newmarket-on-Fergus, Clare
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Description

The Climate Action Plan, published by the Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment in June 2019 sets out an ambitious course of action to address the impacts climate disruption is having on Ireland’s environment, society, economic and natural resources.

The Climate Change Advisory Council is an independent advisory body tasked with assessing and advising on how Ireland is making the transition to a low-carbon, climate resilient and environmentally sustainable economy by 2050.

Its Chair, Professor John Fitzgerald, has described the Plan as ‚Äėa good basis for developing policy‚Äô.

Shannon Chamber is delighted to welcome Professor John Fitzgerald,

to address its 2019 President’s lunch.

In his keynote address, Professor Fitzgerald will outline the wide-ranging measures required to enable Ireland deliver on the ambitious plans set out in the Climate Action Plan and how we, as individuals and businesses, need to change our behaviour to dramatically reduce emissions.

Keynote Speaker

John FitzGerald is an adjunct professor in Economics at Trinity College Dublin and in the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, UCD. He is a former research professor at the Economic and Social Research Institute.  He is currently a member of the Commission of the Central Bank of Ireland and Chairman of the Climate Change Advisory Council.

This is a great opportunity to entertain clients and colleagues at corporate tables. Company branded lunch table of 8, 10 or 12 can be reserved.

Individual places are also available.

Members ‚ā¨60 / Non-Members ‚ā¨80

For more information or to book a table email lkizaite@shannonchamber.ie or call 061 360 611

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