The workplace and
workforce of tomorrow
are changing

Are you ready?

  • Advances in technology, changing demographics, and a multitude of competitive and geopolitical forces are constantly changing the landscape of work on a national and global level.
  • The Future Works, Skillnet Ireland’s National Summit, brings together renowned international keynote speakers and insightful industry panel discussions, to focus on the key factors shaping Ireland’s future workforce.
  • Join us as we further advance our understanding of the future of work, in an industry-led way. Full details for the Future Works Summit 2021 will be announced shortly.


12:00 - 13:30

Event Registration and Networking Lunch*
Lunch only available to those who have pre-approved RSVPs

13:30 - 13:40

MC, Alison Comyn

13:40 - 14:00

Opening Address
Skillnet Ireland Chairperson, Brendan McGinty

14:00 - 14:45

Security for Workers in the 21st Century
Keynote Presentation: Charles Leadbeater, Innovation Thought Leader

14:50 - 15:30

AI: Powering Change in Our Time
Keynote Presentation: Clare Dillon, Technology Evangelist

15:30 - 16:00

Break: Networking & Coffee

16:00 - 17:00

Industry Panel Discussion
The Future of Work: Where to for Irish Businesses?

17:00 - 17:30

Closing Statement
Skillnet Ireland Chief Executive, Paul Healy

19:00 - 23:00

Gala Dinner
20th Anniversary Celebration



takes place at:

The Clayton Hotel
Burlington Road
Dublin 4

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Tickets for The Future Works – Skillnet Ireland National Summit 2021 are not currently on sale.

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