[PAST] Connect Ireland
24 November 2022

Connect Ireland is back!

We are absolutely thrilled to be hosting Connect Ireland in the stunning Guinness Storehouse Dublin on the 24th of November 2022. With a packed agenda, guests are promised a morning full of hospitality industry expert advice as well as the chance to network and meet with numerous hospitality providers.

Refreshments will be provided throughout, including lunch complimentary of Guestline. This event is complimentary (free) for hoteliers.

This is a must-attend event for hospitality professionals in Ireland ahead of the prestigious IHI Hospitality Management Awards that evening

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Supported by industry leaders:

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Guinness Storehouse Dublin
St. James's Gate, Dublin 8
D08 VF8H, Ireland


The Agenda



Registration & Welcome coffee / Expo


Welcome from Guestline

Clio O'Gara, Country Manager & James Cannon, Director of Sales & Marketing will warmly welcome you to Connect Ireland 2022


Managing multi-cultural workforce in hospitality- the future is bright!

Keynote presentation by Kathleen Linehan, Strategic Director of Human Resources at Trigon Hotels


How to convert current challenges into future opportunities

Discussion panel moderated by James Cannon, Director of Sales & Marketing Guestline, joined by Janice Gault Chief Executive at Northern Ireland Hotels Federation & Brian Bowler, President of the IHI, and Denyse Campbell, President of the Irish Hotels Federation.


Connecting the dots

Presentation by Chris Jones, Senior Product Manager at Guestline on perfecting the Guest Journey towards 2023.


The Power of Partnership and how hotels can benefit from it

Discussion panel moderated by Clio O’Gara, Country Manager, Guestline and joined by Penelope Crawford- Avvio, David Byrne- AskSuite, Allan Nelson- ForSight and Kevin Greene- CBE.



Coffee break / Expo


Maximise your online presence and bookings with Google

Presentation delivered by Gareth Morrissey, Business Operations Manager | Google Travel | by Morgan McKinley


The Future of Staffing in hospitality- who will work, how they will work, how to find them, how to keep them

Discussion panel moderated by Kathleen Linehan, joined by Ted Robinson, MD Barberstown Castle Hotel and Altaf Khan, Group Director of Operations, Savoy Group


Closing Presentation

Closing presentation Clio O’Gara & James Cannon “How company values can help businesses to be successful”


Lunch / Expo

To finalise Connect Ireland we will be offering a complementary lunch.

We are fully booked

Still interested in going? We can put you on the waitlist and will get in touch if a spot opens up!


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