We want to meet and listen to you all across the island of Ireland

Erasmus + Project Launch and EU Year of Skills Event

We are delighted to invite you to our upcoming events taking place on Tuesday 5th March 2024. These events are FREE to attend.

Location: The Mayson Dublin, 82 N Wall Quay, North Dock, Dublin, D01 XR83

Please see find event schedule below:

Erasmus+ HERE4you Project Launch

  • 10am – Welcome & Open with complimentary tea and coffee on arrival
  • 10.15 am – Erasmus + Project – What it was?
  • 10.30 am – Atermon B.V – Importance of Digital in Learning – Showcasing Minecraft digital learning
  • 11.00 am – Showcase of Project Result
    • e-Learning Programme
    • Minecraft Learning
    • Interactive Map & Eco- Guide
  • 12.15 – Feedback and wrap up
  • 12.45 –  Lunch

EU Year of Skills Event Embracing Digital & Development

  • 2.00pm – Welcome & Open
  • 2.05pm – Jane Manzor, Manzor Marketing – Embracing Digital Marketing for Hospitality
    – 2024 Trends in Digital Marketing for Hospitality & Tourism Industry
    – Insights from leading reports
    – Importance of Digital Marketing for Hospitality Businesses
    – Case Study: Impact of Digital Marketing
    – Top Tips for Implementing Digital Marketing in Your Business
  • 2.45pm – Fiona Dunne, Hospitality Skills Ireland – Upskilling your Teams Training Taster – Train the Trainer
    – Your Learning Style
    – Role of the trainer
    – Training Needs Analysis
    – Skills Checklist and training plan to bring back to your workplace
  • 3.45pm – Wrap Up
  • 4pm – Event Finishes

Limited places available, register today to secure your place!

Annual Conference & President’s Dinner

The Restaurants Association of Ireland and President, Paul Lenehan, would like to invite you to their Annual Conference & President’s Dinner 2023 taking place on;

Monday 13th November in Carton House, a Fairmont Managed Hotel, Kildare

The Conference and President’s Dinner of the Restaurants Association of Ireland brings together all members/partners of the Association as well as renowned global keynote speaks & panellists from the hospitality industry. This is a prestigious event that brings together all key stakeholders within the association, including past presidents, board members, sponsors & members.

Branch Meetings

Each year our CEO Adrian Cummins travels around to every county meeting members of the Restaurants Association of Ireland. This is an opportunity to update you in person on how the Association is representing you and your business and an opportunity for us to hear local concerns and issues impacting the Restaurant and Hospitality Sector and their business. 

These vital meetings inform our lobbying plan for the coming months, contribute to our various submissions and form our PreBudget Submission Asks.

Foodie Destinations

Foodie Destinations is an initiative by the Restaurants Association of Ireland which celebrates Ireland’s unique and wonderful food offerings and encourages local food tourism initiatives across the country. The ‘Foodie Destinations’ competition will see towns, villages, regions and communities from all over the country battle it out to be named Ireland’s top destination for a foodie experience.

The Irish Restaurant Awards

The Irish Restaurant Awards showcase the true talent that Ireland’s hospitality industry has to offer by acknowledging outstanding performers in the sector. Growing steadily from its humble beginnings back in 2009, the awards are now a five-month long process consisting of online public nominations, judging panels, mystery guest inspections and regional and national events.

Restaurants Association of Ireland Charity Golf Day

We are delighted to announce the Restaurants Association of Ireland will be hosting a Charity Golf Day in aid of charity As Darragh Did.

The event will take place on September 26th in Tulfarris Hotel & Golf resort in Co. Wicklow. The day will begin with a networking reception in the early afternoon, followed by a shotgun start for 18 holes of golf. Following this, we invite all players to a networking dinner in the evening, where the prize giving ceremony will take place.

Teams & partnership opportunities are limited for this event – please book in & support this very worthy cause if you are in a position to do so.

Please don’t hesitate to let us know if you need any further information – we hope to see you on the course!

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