The Limerick Civic Trust is delighted to be bringing back its Autumn Lecture Series this September which will take place in the unique setting of St Mary’s Cathedral, Limerick.
The event is in conjunction with the Kemmy Business School, Limerick Institute of Technology, The Irish Examiner and supported by Limerick City & County Council. It is a six-part series of public lectures to be delivered by internationally renowned commentators and thought leaders in their field. The opening lecture is booked for the 14th of September and will be followed by a series of lectures over the following Thursday evenings. This year we have confirmed the following speakers for the series:
14th September – Speaker: Stephen Green, former chair of HSBC – moderator Quentin Peel
21st September – Speaker: Shaykh Dr. Umar Al-Qadri, Chair Irish Muslim Peace & Integration Council (IMPIC) – moderator Professor John O’Brennan
28th September – Speaker: Jodie Ginsberg, Index on Censorship – moderator Patrick Comerford
5th October – Speaker: Simon Carswell, Irish Times – moderator Dr. Michele O’Dwyer
12th October – Speaker: Ian Ritchie, International Architect – moderator Prof. Vincent Cunnane
19th October – Speaker: Roger Madelin, International Regeneration Architect – moderator Dr. Philip O’Regan
You can find further information on each lecture and speaker here
This year proceeds from the series will go towards the restoration works on St. Munchin’s Church with the aim to open the church as a museum by summer 2018.
Tickets can be purchased through www.eventbright.ie and will also be available on the door.
For further information please contact [email protected] or call 061-313399
Thank you to our event and lecture sponsors: