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THE ENERGY OF SUCCESS Mining Your Potential Through Coaching & Mentoring

National Conference

Thursday, 25th October, 2012 Fitzpatrick Castle Hotel, Killiney, Co Dublin

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Mining Your Potential Through Coaching & Mentoring


Thursday, 25th October, 2012


Fitzpatrick Castle Hotel, Killiney, Co Dublin


Registration opens 8.45am, ends 5.30pm Ample free parking. Light lunch included. Click for location map.

Delegate B&B rate of â‚Ź99 pp (single occupancy) available for overnight at hotel before/after Conference. Tel: 01-2305400.

One thing successful leaders agree upon is the necessity of having a positive approach, particularly when they find themselves in a challenging environment. Join like-minded colleagues to mine the energy of a positive attitude and gain valuable insights during this full day conference with presentations from a panel of distinguished speakers from a variety of backgrounds. At the Conference EMCC Ireland will present preliminary findings of its recently conducted research on the status of coaching in Ireland. This is the first time in-depth research on the Irish coaching sector has been undertaken.


EMCC Ireland exists to promote the professional development of coaching and mentoring in Ireland through ethics, standards and research, for the benefit of society.

Conference Schedule (may be subject to slight change) 8.45 am

Registration and Coffee / Tea Introduction and Welcome Ms Paula King, President, EMCC Ireland A Rich Perspective on Goals in Coaching Professor David Megginson, EMCC Ambassador, Author & Emeritus Professor of Human Resource Development, Sheffield Business School Introducing the ideas that have emerged in preparing the book on goals David has edited with Susan David of Harvard University and David Clutterbuck. In particular he has absorbed something of the wisdom of Bob Kegan, Ed Deci, Tony Grant and others in coming to a rich and powerful new understanding of the place of goals in coaching. Irish Economic Outlook - Opportunities for Coaching & Mentoring Mr Brendan Butler, Director of Policy and International Affairs, IBEC In the 2012 World Bank "Best County to do Business" report, Ireland ranks 10th out of the 200 surveyed. In a recent IBEC survey, 80% of members stated they expect to increase their turnover by 2016. The people employed in the growing sectors require knowledge based skills but not just within their own industries. They need to appreciate the importance of continually learning, of thinking outside the box and of strong interpersonal skills.

Keynote Address

Leadership in Action - Growing Future Leaders Mr Tim Hynes, Senior Director - Site Infrastructure Services (Worldwide) at Microsoft Coaching in practice - a fascinating first-hand case study into how a key multinational organisation in Ireland successfully utilises coaching to grow its leadership capability. Simply The Best - The Important Role of Accreditation Mr Gilles Gambade, International Vice-President, EMCC Professional Standards Committee In an increasingly more competitive market place the need for recognised standards and professionalism has never been more important. EMCC is leading the way in establishing international standards for coaching and mentoring.

1.00 pm

Light Lunch Market Insights Mr Pedro Angulo, Chairman, EMCC Ireland Find out what is happening in the Irish market. Emotion Focused Coaching Ms Paula King, President, EMCC Ireland Emotion Focused Coaching (EFC) assists clients to live in harmony with head and heart. Learn how coaches can assist clients learn from their bodily reactions and begin to act sensibly on them, acquire emotional management skills and techniques to help them solve their problems, achieve their goals and produce sustainable change in a relatively short time frame. Mentoring and Entrepreneurship - Why Everyone Needs a Mentor Dr David McKevitt, Senior Procurement Research Specialist, DCU Closing Comments Ms Paula King, President, EMCC Ireland

5.30 pm

Conference Ends

EMCC Ireland is an inclusive organisation for all parties throughout the island of Ireland interested in promoting the quality and development of coaching and mentoring. Our vision is to be the ‘go to’ body for mentoring & coaching in Ireland.


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