Breakfast Seminars for SMEs ‘Making the Most of your Company’s Green Credentials’

BITCI News - Uncategorized - Jun 23, 2014

This week, Business in the Community Ireland will be featured at a number of breakfast seminars in collaboration with the southern waste management office as part of the EPA sponsored, Green Enterprise Programme, CSR for SMEs.

Four events will be run at the following venues:

  • Tuesday 24th June Vienna Woods Hotel, Glanmire, Co. Cork – 7.45am start
  • Wednesday 25th June Newpark Hotel, Kilkenny – 7.45am start
  • Thursday 26th June Waterford Institute of Technology, Cork Road, Waterford – in association with WIT’s GIFT Project– 8.45am start
  • Friday 27th June Manor West Hotel, Tralee, Co. Kerry – 7.45am start

These events will feature the business benefits, the latest trends, what’s in it for SMEs and a case study. Download info here (link to flyer).

Who is the event for?

The event will be aimed at Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) who are interested in gaining a competitive advantage through promoting and communicating responsible and sustainable business practices.

Agenda for the events

7.45 – 8.15 Registration and light buffet breakfast

8.15 – 8.30 Welcome & introductory discussion

8.30 – 8.50 The benefits of green credentials for small to medium enterprises -Nick Smyth, Antaris Consulting

8.50 – 9.10 Promoting sustainability to your customers -Sinead Mitchell, Business In The Community Ireland

9.10 – 9.30 Case study presentation

9.30 – 10.00 Q&A / Discussion


Attendance is FREE!

To book a place on any of these events: Please contact Margaret Murphy, Southern Region Waste Management Office

Tel: 061 496843 Email:

  • Download info for the events in in Cork, Kilkenny and Tralee here
  • Download info for the event in Waterford here