Key Speakers


David McWilliams
Global Macro Economist, Advisor, Journalist & Adjunct Professor at Trinity College Dublin   
Authority on Leadership, Record-breaking Gaelic Football Manager, Commissioned Officer, Aviation Professional, Former Military Pilot
Business Author, Financial Times and Huffington Post Columnist, Mentor and TED Speaker
Clinical Psychologist, Neuroscientist, Emeritus Professor of Psychology at Trinity College Dublin, Co-Director Global Brain Health Institute, Author
Luke O_Neill
Professor of Biochemistry, Entrepreneur, Author
Caroline Casey
Founder of Valuable500, Global Advocate for Inclusion and Motivational Speaker 
Fintan O_Toole
Journalist, Intellectual & Adjunct Professor at Princeton 
Mindset Coach, Champion of Human Potential  
Anita Sands
Board Director, Author, and Visiting Professor in Entrepreneurship at Princeton University.  
Aeronautical Engineer, Citizen Scientist-Astronaut Candidate, Changemaker
Media and Digital Business Founder, Former Foreign Affairs Broadcaster & Journalist and Mentor  
Technology and Digital Entrepreneur and Women’s Leadership Advocate  
Economist, Author & Lecturer at UCD’s Smurfit Business School  
Niamh Shaw
Scientist & Engineer, STEAM Specialist on a Mission to get to Space
Peter Ryan
Paralympic Cyclist, Mental Health Advocate, Mentor
Technology Evangelist - helping organisations capitalise on emerging tech trends
Disruption Thinker & Expert on the Future of Leadership, Partner and Entrepreneur Mentor at MIT Solve, Founder of Hack Future
Christine Armstrong
Author of the The Mother of all Jobs and Adviser on the Future of Work
Olympian, European Champion, Author and Health Advocate  
Brent Pope
Ex-All Black, Rugby Pundit, Author & Mental Health Advocate  
Richard Curran
Broadcaster, Journalist, Writer
Sean Fitzpatrick
Former All Black Rugby Captain
Peter Collett
Psychologist, Former Oxford Don, Author and Body Language Expert
Keith Barry
Brain Hacker and Mind Motivator  
Tara Flynn
Popular Comic Actress & MC, Best-Selling Author & Award Winning Activist for Women's Rights
Comedian, Impressionist and MC/Presenter
John-Briffa
Practising Doctor, Author, Journalist, Speaker and Trainer  
Clare Brock_
Journalist and Virgin Media News Anchor