Ibec on Covid-19

Education today for the jobs of tomorrow

February 05, 2020
Ibec on Covid-19
Education today for the jobs of tomorrow
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Ibec on Covid-19
Education today for the jobs of tomorrow
Feb 05, 2020
Ibec

Lorna FitzPatrick, President, Union of Students in Ireland; Jim Miley, Director General, Irish Universities Association; and Claire McGee, Head of Education and Innovation Policy at Ibec, discuss their vision for an education system that will underpin Ireland’s future success. Also, Alastair Blair, Country Managing Director for Accenture Ireland, on putting a love of learning ahead of the ‘arms race’ for points. Topics covered include: Universities are like small cities – let’s fund them accordingly; Striking the balance between accountability and reform in Universities ; How we can spark a love of lifelong learning; Creating a more agile approach to the delivery of education. 

Show Notes

Lorna FitzPatrick, President, Union of Students in Ireland; Jim Miley, Director General, Irish Universities Association; and Claire McGee, Head of Education and Innovation Policy at Ibec, discuss their vision for an education system that will underpin Ireland’s future success. Also, Alastair Blair, Country Managing Director for Accenture Ireland, on putting a love of learning ahead of the ‘arms race’ for points. Topics covered include: Universities are like small cities – let’s fund them accordingly; Striking the balance between accountability and reform in Universities ; How we can spark a love of lifelong learning; Creating a more agile approach to the delivery of education. 

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