The Sustainability Professionals Network Ireland is an opportunity for industry, enterprise, SMEs, community groups, social enterprises and people interested in developing their knowledge and skills in sustainability to meet and share their experiences and hear from leading experts.

Sustainability Pathways:
Networking, Workshops, and Opportunities

Fota Wildlife Park’s Education, Conservation and Research Centre
Wednesday 19th June from 12:30pm - 4:00pm

Join IKC3 in partnership with Cobh and Harbour Chamber and Mallow Chamber for an insightful event focusing on sustainable business practices. This event is designed to empower local businesses to adopt sustainability and lessen their environmental impact. With guest speakers from IKC3 and successful SMEs, attendees will gain valuable insights and practical strategies for incorporating sustainable practices into their businesses.

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  • Listen to IKC3 experts discuss the latest in carbon, climate, and community action.
  • Hear success stories from businesses that have effectively integrated sustainability into their operations.
  • Take part in an interactive workshop to help you begin your journey on your sustainability plan.
  • Network with like-minded professionals and explore potential collaborations.
  • This will be the inaugural meeting of the Cork IKC3 Sustainability Professionals Network Ireland.
Schedule of Events

12:30pm – Buffet lunch
1:00pm – Presentations 

  • Welcome – Colin Morehead, Cork and Hobh Harbour
  • Introduction – Conor Mowlds, Port of Cork 
  • Sustainability Skills – David Williamson, Industry Liaison, IKC3
  • Ciarán McGann – Senior Business Advisor, AIB
  • The Commodore Hotel Sustainability Journey – John Gately, Managing Director, The Commodore Hotel 
  • Our Path to BCorp Certification – Eoghan McCarthy, General Manager/Director, Ballyhass Adventure Group

2:30pm – Knowledge sharing discussions and networking


Looking to develop your knowledge of sustainability for you, your team or your organisation? Already on your sustainability journey or just starting?
Don't miss out on this free event!

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Contribute to the network and learn from others on best practices in sustainability and climate action

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The Sustainability Professionals Network Ireland will take a break for the summer!

Keep an eye out for details on our next event in September

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