Event Details

  • Start: 22 September 2015 8:00 am

Addressing skill shortages in Kildare

With an improving economy and decreasing unemployment figures, addressing the skill shortages that Kildare companies face is high on our agenda.  Changes within the education system and ongoing changes within government, North Kildare Chamber are hosting a breakfast briefing on this matter .


damien englishDamien English TD is the Minister of State at the Departments of Education and Skills & the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation with Special Responsibility for Skills, Research and Innovation


des kavanahg33Des Kavanagh Managing Director Jungheinrich Ireland

 Jungheinrich is one of the world’s three leading companies in the material handling equipment, warehousing and material flow engineering sectors, as well as the European leader in warehousing technology.  Des oversees a workforce of X in Maynooth

sean asheSean Ashe, CEO Kildare and Wicklow Education and Training Board.

KWETB provides a comprehensive range of education services throughout Kildare and Wicklow.  KWETB is the largest education provider in counties Kildare and Wicklow

anthony lawlorAnthony Lawlor TD, a Fine Gael North Kildare TD who sits on the Joint Committee on Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation.

Anthony has particularly interest in finding new ways to promote job creation and activation measures targeted at the young unemployed and long term unemployed.

AllanChair   Allan Shine   CEO North Kildare Chamber.

Allan is Chair of Kildare Local Employment Service Network and is the Chamber representative on various committees/boards in Kildare

Date :22nd September

Time:  8am Coffee/Refreshments.  8.30am start

Venue : ETBI HQ, Naas.  Directions HERE

RSVP : info@northkildarechamber.ie or 045 894074

Members only