2022 Videos

23 November 2022

Katherine Webster
Operations Manager Coillte
Beyond the Trees Avondale

Opened in June, Katherine discusses how the first few months have been at Beyond the Trees Avondale, Ireland’s newest visitor experience of scale.

17 November 2022

Brendan Kenny

Brendan talks about how the sector is performing, what the outlook is and about IAAT’s plans for 2023 including a new strategy, sustainability policy and enhanced digital presence.

22 September 2022

John Brennan
Hotelier, At Your Service presenter & Author

John talks about the return of US visitors, a strong summer trading performance, the cost of business crisis, air access and Govt response to humanitarian crises.

15 September 2022

Elaina Fitzgerald Kane
Chairperson, ITIC

ITIC Chair Elaina Fitzgerald Kane discusses the importance of Budget 2023 for Ireland’s tourism industry.

30 August 2022

Stephen Meehan
CEO, The Convention Centre Dublin

Stephen discusses the CCD, its sustainability ethos and how it has helped rank CCD and Dublin amongst Europe’s top business tourism destinations.

11 August 2022

Catherine Toolan
Managing Director, Guinness Storehouse

Catherine discusses recovery, ongoing challenges and exciting plans for a new Guinness Quarter in Dublin 8.

04 August 2022

Des Annett
President, ITOA

Des, the recently elected President of ITOA, discusses the state of the season and how 2023 is looking for incoming tour operators.

19 July 2022

Shane O’Doherty
Owner, Shane’s Howth Adventures

Shane discusses his career change from aviation to adventure start-up.

14 July 2022

Siobhan McManamy
Acting CEO, Tourism Ireland

Siobhan discusses which markets are performing well, how Ireland is perceived abroad, and the importance of maintaining marketing budgets.

16 June 2022

Mary Considine
CEO, Shannon Group plc

Mary talks about how the airport is recovering at a strong pace with restored and new US, European and British routes.

13 June 2022

Becky Hargrove
Manager, Kerry Convention Bureau

Becky discusses how Kerry has become one of the world’s top business tourism destinations according to the Global Sustainable Destination Index.

04 May 2022

Nicky Logue
GM, InterContinental Hotel Dublin

Nicky discusses re-opening, rebuilding business and sustainability.

19 April 2022

Adriaan Bartels
GM, Cashel Palace Hotel

Adriaan discusses opening of new luxury hotel in Cashel.

07 April 2022

Paddy Mathews
Head of Operations, Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands

Paddy talks Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands, sustainability and Shannon Masterplan.

16 March 2022

Sean O’Driscoll
CEO, The iNUA Collection

Sean discusses recovery, a strong looking 2022 and inflationary pressures.

11 March 2022

Melissa DaSilva
President, TTC Tour Brands North America

Melissa discusses recovery, challenges and TTC plans for 2022.

17 February 2022

Alison Metcalfe
Executive Vice President for North America

Alison discusses promotional plans to stimulate demand and boost visitor numbers this year.

09 February 2022

Willie Walsh
Director General, IATA

Willie Walsh talks aviation recovery, sustainability and achieving Net Zero by 2050.

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