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“Competitive City and Town Centres” conference

  • Thu 31 May, 2012

On Wednesday June 6th, Dublin City Business Improvement District will host a conference entitled “Competitive City and Town Centres” in The Westbury Hotel, commencing at 8.30am.

A panel of speakers will discuss initiatives which can create the right environment for our cities and towns to compete more effectively with ‘out of town’ shopping centres, in a challenging economic environment.  Speakers will also share their insights into successful commercial district management.

Matt Cooper, TV/Radio broadcaster will chair the conference and Minister for the Environment Phil Hogan TD will deliver the opening address. Speakers include:

  • Feargal Quinn, Superquinn founder, Independent Senator, and presenter of Feargal Quinn’s Retail Therapy (RTE);
  • Andy Godfrey, Policy Manager, Alliance Boots;
  • Phil Walsh, CEO, Good’s of Kilkenny;
  • Paul Cadden, Owner, Saba Restaurant, past President of the Restaurant Association of Ireland;
  • Richard Guiney, CEO, Dublin City BID


You can register to this half day conference for free here.