Annual Planning Conference 2020 - Delivering Planning Outcomes

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9:30am - 5:00pm
Event Location: 
Clayton Whites Hotel, Wexford

****Please note the Conference has been rescheduled to September 2021******


Annual Planning Conference - Delivering Planning Outcomes 

Recent developments and guidelines around the outbreak of COVID-19/Coronavirus in Ireland are evolving at an ever-increasing pace. As a result of government & HSE guidelines, the Irish Planning Institute  have taken the decision to reschedule the Annual Planning Conference for the 14th and 16th June 2021 in the Clayton Whites, Wexford. 


Chair – Valerie O’Keeffe: CEO Clarity Vision & Purpose Consulting

Confirmed Speakers include:

  • Dr Conor Norton MIPI – President Irish Planning Institute and Head of School – Transport Engineering, Planning & Environment
  • Paul Hogan MIPI – Chief Planning Advisor (Acting) – Department of Housing, Planning & Local Government
  • Tom Enright – Chief Executive – Wexford County Council
  • Orla Carroll  - Director of Product Development Fáilte Ireland
  • Deirdre Scully MPI – Deputy City Planner – Dublin City Council
  • Nuala Gallagher – Director of Growth, Investment & Infrastructure Bristol City Council
  • Paul Scott – Environmental Planning Manager (Environmental Assessment) – Department of Housing Planning & Local Government
  • Paula Galvin MIPI – Director - McCuthcheon Halley Chartered Planning Consultants
  • Colin Byrne – Senior Advisor – Water Division – Department of Housing, Planning & Local Government
  • Sybil Berne MIPI – Planning Consultant Macabe Drury Barnes
  • Tom Woolley – Principal Officer – Marine Planning Division – Department of Housing Planning & Local Government
  • Eugene Nixon –  International Council for the Exploration of the Seas (ICES)
  • Nuala O’Connell – Senior Executive Planner Tipperary County Council
  • Brian Evens - City Urbanist Glasgow City Council
  • Dr Riette Ooosthizen - Planning Director HTA Architects

Early Bird Rate

Member Booking before €330

Non Member  €550


Members €360 

Non Member €600  

To Book the Delegate rate for the Clayton Whites Hotel please use PLIN220420 when booking. 

15 CPD points are available. 


Annual Planning Conference Brochure