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Valentia Lecture 2019

Valentia Lecture 2019

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On 12th July 2019, we marked the 200th anniversary of the birth of Cyrus W. Field in our annual lecture series with the theme of

“ Globalisation – Our Interconnected and interdependent World “

Our international panel of speakers featured:

  • Ms Danielle McCormack, Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht
  • Mr. Seán Páircéir, Global Head for Investor Services for Brown Brothers Harriman
  • Mr. Kevin O’Malley, Former US Ambassador to Ireland
  • Mr. Pascal Donohoe, TD, Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure

Fiona Stack of Radio Kerry facilitated a panel discussion with our speakers addressing questions from the audience on topics ranging from the UNESCO process to the possible impacts of cryptocurrencies on international markets and regulation.

Our annual gala was held in the Royal Valentia Hotel including the official launch by Mr. Kevin O’Malley of “An tOileánach – The Voices of Valentia” by Michael Lyne.

For further information or to learn about 2020 sponsorship options, contact Leonard Hobbs at info@valentiacable.com

 

Schedule 2019

Valentia Lecture 2019 | Valentia Transatlantic Cable Foundation | Globalisation and our interconnected world

 

OPENING REMARKS BY LEONARD HOBBS AND MS. DANIELLE MCCORMACK OF DEPARTMENT OF CULTURE, HERITAGE AND THE GAELTACHT

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-_4bT2YDqQI&_=1

 

MR. KEVIN O’MALLEY – FORMER U.S. AMBASSADOR TO IRELAND

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rtJs92rGziY

 

MR. SEÁN PÁIRCÉIR – PARTNER, BROWN BROTHERS HARRIMAN

https://www.youtube.com/embed/Q3m69y9mRK8

 

MR. PASCHAL DONOHOE T.D. – MINISTER FOR FINANCE AND PUBLIC EXPENDITURE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lvb0RHQ86Y4

 

PANEL DISCUSSION FACILITATED BY FIONA STACK, RADIO KERRY

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zHN9sJgMESI

 

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Date And Time

17-Aug-2020 to
17-Aug-2020
 

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