Arrival of guests & registration.
Musical performance by Music Generation Carlow’s Reelig, Kilkenny & Carlow ETB.
Hot food served in Ash Suite. Opportunity for individual ETB photos.


Opening remarks by RTÉ newsreader and former ETB student, Ray Kennedy.
Welcome address by Michael Maher, President of ETBI.

Presentation of awards

  • ETB Excellence Award for Community.
  • ETB Excellence Award for Respect
  • ETB Excellence Award for Care.
  • ETB Excellence Award for Equality.
    • ‘Your ETB’ National Staff Competition.

    Video message from special guests.

    Musical performance by harpists from Sparkling Strings, Coláiste Treasa, Cork ETB.

    • Gradam Sheosaimh Mhic Dhonncha – Barr Feabhais sa Ghaeloideachas.
    • Excellence in Youth Services Award.
    • Excellence in Organisation Support & Development Award sponsored by IPB Insurance.
    • Excellence in Education Award.
    • Excellence in Further Education and Training Award sponsored by SOLAS.
    • My ETB Creative Multimedia Learner Competition.

    Launch of ETB Anthem competition. Video.

    Premiere of the ETB Heroes Video.

    • ETB Hero Award sponsored by IPB Insurance.

    Musical performance by Tolü Makay
    Closing address by Paddy Lavelle, General Secretary, ETBI.


    Event ends.