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October 09, 2012

North Kildare Chamber Launches Annual Conference 2012

Cera Ward Head of Sales, Google Ireland, John Lowry, EirGrid Main Sponsor and Eilis Quinlan, North Kildare Chamber President North Kildare Chamber officially launched their forthcoming conference “Innovation and Enterprise in a challenging economy” in Google Headquarters this week.  The Chamber has speakers from Enterprise Ireland, Irish Sports Council, Irish Exporters Association, Entrepreneur Brody Sweeney, The Gathering 2013 and Irelands leading exporter, Google amongst several other high profile speakers.

EirGrid is delighted to sponsor this year’s conference. As developer and operator of the national electricity transmission system, EirGrid is aware of how important a secure and reliable electricity service is to business. The company is currently investing €3.2 billion in upgrading the system through a long-term strategic programme called Grid25 which will help domestic businesses and make the country a more attractive location for inward investors.

Cera Ward Head of Sales at Google Ireland said “I am delighted to speak at the forthcoming North Kildare Chamber Conference and am really looking forward to meeting with the wide and diverse business sectors that are operating in Kildare.  We in Google pride ourselves of being at the forefront of business in Ireland and being given the opportunity to address Chamber members is really exciting for me.  I hope to see a great turnout for the conference and am also looking forward to hearing from all of the other speakers also”.

Eilis Quinlan, North Kildare Chamber President said “We are delighted to have a really good line up of speakers and I look forward to meeting with the business community in Kildare on the day.  I am particularly pleased to see such a varied and interesting range of speakers, who should appeal to all sectors of business.

The conference is also an excellent way to network with fellow entrepreneurs, and our enhanced trade stand area this year really means that this is definitely a conference you should not miss.  I’d also like to acknowledge our sponsors for this conference, EirGrid and County Kildare Enterprise Board."

To reserve your place, bookings can be made on line at or by contacting the Chamber office on 045 894074