The better the question. The better the answer. The better the world works. У вас есть вопрос? У нас есть ответ. Решая сложные задачи бизнеса, мы улучшаем мир. У вас є запитання? У нас є відповідь. Вирішуючи складні завдання бізнесу, ми змінюємо світ на краще. Meilleure la question, meilleure la réponse. Pour un monde meilleur. 問題越好。答案越好。商業世界越美好。 问题越好。答案越好。商业世界越美好。

 

Join EY for Ireland’s flagship Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) Summit on 30 May in Belfast, Northern Ireland. This year’s event explores the actions leaders can take to accelerate business performance through a diverse and inclusive workplace.



The event will start in

Location: Life Centre Events, Belfast

8.00am networking breakfast | 11.00am close

Registration is essential, RSVP here: eyevents@ie.ey.com

Speakers

Michael Hall

Managing Partner,
Northern Ireland, EY

Olivia McEvoy

Director,
Diversity & Inclusion, People Advisory Services,
EY

David Sterling

Head of the Northern Ireland Civil Service

John Healy

Vice President and Managing Director
Allstate, Northern Ireland

EY - Deirdre McCarthy

Ruth Logan

Assurance Partner,
EY

Ciara Lagan

Corporate Partner,
Tughans Solicitors

Clare Guinness

Chief Executive Officer,
Warrenpoint Harbour

Shannon Cunningham

Senior Manager at EY and Inter-county Gaelic Footballer

Fergal Mcferran

Account Manager,
Stonewall, Northern Ireland

Roisin Shanks

Director, TAS,
EY

Paul Gillen

Managing Partner,
Pinsent Masons

Gearoid Kearney

Managing Director and Co-Founder,
myAccessHub

Marcus Purcell

D&I Partner Sponsor,
EY

Agenda

08.00 – 08.20 Registration, light breakfast and networking
08.30 – 08.35 Welcome from EY

➤ Michael Hall | Managing Partner | EY Northern Ireland

08.35 – 08.45 Is D&I InMotion?

➤ Olivia McEvoy | Director, Diversity & Inclusion, People Advisory Services | EY

08.45 – 09.00 Opening address

➤ David Sterling | Head of the Northern Ireland Civil Service

09.00 – 09.10 Keynote Session: Gender Gap or Dream Gap? A C-suite perspective

➤ John Healy | Vice President and Managing Director | Allstate, Northern Ireland

09.10 – 09.30 Panel Session: Gender Gap or Dream Gap? Is Gender Equality really achievable?

Chair:

  • ➤ Ruth Logan | Assurance Partner | EY Ireland

Panellists:

  • ➤ John Healy | Vice President and Managing Director | Allstate, Northern Ireland
  • ➤ Ciara Lagan | Corporate Partner | Tughans Solicitors
  • ➤ Clare Guinness | Chief Executive Officer | Warrenpoint Harbour
09.30 – 09.40

Spotlight session : Personal reflections on importance of 20x20

➤ Shannon Cunningham | Senior Manager at EY and Inter-County Gaelic Footballer

09.40 – 09.50

Keynote session: LGBT Inclusion - the role of the employer

  • ➤ Fergal mcferran | Account Manager | Stonewall, Northern Ireland
09.50 – 10.05 Panel session: LGBT Inclusion - the role of the employer

Chair:

  • ➤ Roisin Shanks | Director | EY Ireland

Panellists:

  • ➤ Fergal mcferran | Account Manager | Stonewall, Northern Ireland
  • ➤ Paul Gillen | Managing Partner | Pinsent Masons
10.05 – 10.20 D&I_InMotion charter: Everybody in?
10.20 – 10.35 Keynote session: Inclusion-driven Innovation through Neurodiversity

Chair:

  • ➤ Gearoid Kearney | Manager and Co-Founder | myaccesshub
10.35 – 10.50Final remarks and session close
  • ➤ Marcus Purcell | D&I Partner Sponsor | EY