The IIEA is delighted to announce that the Sunday Business Post will be the media partner for the upcoming ‘Brexit, Ireland and the Future of Europe’ which is co-hosted with McCann FitzGerald and supported by Deloitte.
The IIEA would like to thank the Sunday Business Post for its support for this important event, which will take place on Monday 23 April 2018, shortly after the 20th anniversary of the Good Friday Agreement.
At this half-day conference, a panel of former Taoisigh will be moderated by Olivia O’Leary and will discuss the Good Friday Agreement, and the role it has played in the Brexit negotiations. A second panel of European Union experts will discuss the future of the EU post-Brexit.
Session 1 – Brexit, Ireland and the Good Friday Agreement
John Bruton, Taoiseach na hÉireann, 1994 – 1997
Bertie Ahern, Taoiseach na hÉireann, 1997 – 2008
Brian Cowen, Taoiseach na hÉireann, 2008 – 2011
Session 2 – The EU without the United Kingdom
José Manuel Barroso, Former President of the European Commission
Catherine Day, Former Secretary General of the European Commission (2005-2015)
Rt Hon Dominic Grieve QC MP, Former UK Attorney General