Meet thought leaders, policy makers and visionaries


Previous Speakers

Dr Pat Kelly

Executive Director 

Khushboo Wadhwani

Senior Engineer, Research

Javier Camacho Font

Sr.Research Engineer

Darren Kinsella

EV Software Lead UK

Benjamin Ross

Sales Director

Dr Martina Prendergast

International Funding Manager

Sean Cody

Revenue and Growth Manager

Mike Keane


Russell Vickers

Co-Founder and CEO

Gillian Buckley

Investment Manager 

Martin Kahl

Independent Mobility Consultant 

Celine Crawford

Business Strategist

Gillian Barry

Head of Innovation & Enterprise at The Technological University of the Shannon (TUS) / Co-Director Startup Grind Limerick

Jack Holland

Head of Northern Europe

Steven Flynn

Chief Pilot Europe

Sam Pooke

Senior Public Policy Manager, Ireland & UK

Emma Hughes

Sr Manager, Global Partnerships

Diarmuid Ó Conchubhair

R&D Funding Manager

Dr. John McCarthy

Non-Executive Director

Eddie Gough


Hugh McGrath

Head of Strategy & Delivery , Transport & Mobility

Alice Pleasant

Public Affairs Manager, UKI

Alan Dooley

Head of Digital Strategy

Peadar Golden

Country Manager Ireland

John Buckley

Head of Micromobility Operations (Ireland)

Joe Gibbs

General Manager

Edward Jones

Personal Professor in Electrical & Electronic Engineering

Gemma Forde

Partner and Head

Olga Anapryenka


Graham Brennan

Head of Vehicle Standards

Karen Koelma

Export Sales Director

Prof. Brian Caulfield 

Professor In Transportation / Head of Discipline, Department of Civil Structure & Environmental Engineering

Daniel Daines

EV Software Lead UK&I Schneider Electric

Elliott Griffin

Managing Director

David Morgan

UK Sales Manager

Vinny Cahill

Professor of Computer Science

James Atkinson

Sustainability Lead

Alan Costello


Blake Boland

Head of Communications

Dr. Páraic Carroll

Assistant Professor (with Tenure) in the School of Civil Engineering

Benjamin Scher

Lead Product Strategy

Amelie Sundberg

Partnerships Principal

Kevin Pugh

VP Sales Europe

Kieran Campbell

Head of Market, Polestar Ireland

Paul Reynolds

VP of Strategic Partnerships

Dr George Beard

Head of New Mobility

Dr Flaithrí Neff

Academic & Principal Investigator

Tadhg Kennedy

Lecturer in Environmental Technology and Principal Investigator in the Department of Chemical Sciences and Bernal Institute

Maebh Reynolds

Co-Founder & CEO

Robert Lynn

Innovation Manager

Shane Prendergast

Programme Manager – EV Charging Infrastructure & Smart Networks

Dr. Wassim Derguech

COO and Co-Founder of Future Mobility Campus Ireland

Dr. Ciarán Carey

Principal Engineer BE (Civil), Ph.D. CEng

Nick McCleery

Founder & CEO

Paddy Comyn

Head of Communications

John Drysdale

Business Development Manager

Enda Walsh

Manager of the UAS Division

Alan Hicks


Padraic McElwee

Head of Enterprise

Chris Brown

Partner, Head of Strategy in Ireland at KPMG & Chair, Global AAM & Future of Flight Community

Michal Reut Gelbart

Mobility Lead

Julie Garland

Founder & CEO
  • George O’Connor

    Vice President of Sales and Business Development, Europe

  • Jeff Aherne


  • Danijel Benjak

    CAV Engineer

  • Tomás Ó Síocháin


  • Dan Barry

    Senior Development Advisor

  • Caitríona Corr

    Cycling Officer

  • Dr. Wassim Derguech

    COO and Co-Founder of Future Mobility Campus Ireland

  • Julie Garland

    Founder & CEO of Avtrain

  • Peadar Golden

    Country Manager Ireland

  • Sinéad Murphy

    Senior Engineer Active Travel Unit

  • Gillian Buckley

    Investment Manager

  • Russell Vickers


  • Vincent Murray

    Director of Economic Development

  • Liam Conneally

    Director Clare County Council and Non-Executive Director Future Mobility Campus Ireland

  • Veronica Mariti Sesoko

    Smart City Assistant Engineer

  • Aisling Dunne

    Head of Public Policy

  • William Corcoran

    Regional Manager Mid-West Region

  • John Cormican

    General Manager,

  • Brian Flynn

    Senior Executive Engineer

  • John Buckley

    Micromobility Operations Manager

  • David Roat

    Strategy Director

  • Paul Rigby

    Global Head of Business Development and Growth

  • Darran Hughes

    Consultant IoT Solution Architect

  •  Barry Lunn

    Founder & CEO of Provizio

  • Niall Carson

    General Manager

  • Fiona Brady

    Head of Operations and Public Affairs

  • Alex Smout


  • Alan Murphy

    Regional Manager

Global Thought Leaders in This New Era
of Mobility & Smart Cities

We are seeking nominations for the most respected, radical and insightful speakers with expertise in policy, business or technology to provide insights into the major issues and opportunities shaping Mobility & Smart Cities.

We are looking for Global thought-leaders, leading technologists, public transport operators, venture capitalists, start-ups and established players.

Our Audience wants to meet Mobility Disruptors, Automotive Giants and the shape shifters forging a pathway for future cities.Our format is inspirational Keynote talks, panel discussions, fireside chats and robust debates.

The Details

  • To nominate yourself or another person, send us full contact details and brief bio (~200 words) of the proposed speaker, outlining areas of expertise and potential topics for debate within the  Programme.
  • Let us know the target audience for your proposed topic, which topics would be of interest as part of a multi-stakeholder discussion, and any further issues you would like to see addressed in the event as a whole.
  • The selection process will be based on the information you provide, and we pay attention to gender and geographical balance.
  • Speakers are expected to pay their own travel and accommodation expenses. Your submission should be sent to
  • Outside of the main programme we have a range of commercial opportunities to showcase your solutions. Please visit our partners section for more information on these opportunities.