- Women in Media Conference
- Kilcooly's Country House
- Tel.:+353 (0) 68 27112
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The third annual Women in Media conference will take place in Ballybunion on April 18th and 19th 2015.
Former Tánaiste and Progressive Democrats Leader Mary Harney will officially open the weekend conference on Saturday April 18th and sh will be among the main speakers along with former Tánaiste and Labour Leader Dick Spring.
The Women in Media conference will also celebrate also celebrate the achievements of some of Ireland's leading women journalists and writers including: Miriam O'Callaghan, RTE; Moya Doherty, RTE Chair and Riverdance founder; Olivia O'Leary, broadcaster and journalist; Dearbhail McDonald, Irish Independent, Roisín Ingle, The Irish Times, and broadcaster and publisher Norah Casey.
The conference started in Ballybunion in 2013 to specifically acknowledge the lifetime achievements of two women with strong links to the North Kerry town - the late Mary Cummins, Irish Times journalist, and the late Maeve Binchy, best selling novelist and Irish Times journalist.