This week on the roundup: congratulations, women's clubs, global health, exclusive access, online learning, climbing and sandwiches, digital banking, new websites, employee satisfaction, sustainability, financial services, newsletters, innovative solutions, developments, partnerships, PT2030, natural healing, site transitions, new positions, launches, drug updates, and more!
Our Executive Partner PwC Portugal congratulated all their partners and directors who were distinguished in the World Tax Leaders 2024 by the International Tax Review!
IPBN Board member and Chair of the IPBN Algarve Sharon Farrell has launched her own Women's Club and looks forward to welcoming you to her next event on health & medical & wellness for women. Check out the program for each of the speakers’ bios & to reserve your spot (click on the GREEN SELECT button) for our Holistic Health Day. 15 September 2023 at 9h45 - 14h at IPBN member Figs on the Funcho, S.B. Messines, Algarve, Portugal.
IPBN partner Hélia Gonçalves Pereira, Dean of Universidade Europeia posted about the Global Health Forum: "The largest global health event will take place in Portugal this year in Cascais on September 29 and 30 It is with a great sense of responsibility that I will be a commentator on the session called "Global Compliance - a call to action", promoted by Dr. Rita Veloso, a woman, professional, whom I greatly admire."
Additionally, the IPBN has managed to secure for all its members an exclusive registration code: GHFCOC, which grants complimentary access to the event. This code is the event organizers’ way of expressing their appreciation for the Ireland Portugal Business Network and its commitment to fostering positive change in various domains.
Finally, Sofia Almeida, Tourism and Hospitality Coordinator from the Universidade Europeia added some news about the New Online Post-Graduation in Hospitality Management 2023/2024. She said, "Applications are open! The 100% Online Post-Graduation in Hotel Management aims to promote the development of new skills in the hospitality area."
IPBN member Escala25 invites you to find out what all the fuss is about! Escala25's presence in the media has helped us keep building toward our dreams...and now we are excited to announce the opening of the Escala25 Base Camp Cafe! If climbing isn't your thing, maybe sandwiches are?
IPBN member Salmon Software Limited is delighted to announce another major digital banking brand as a new customer of Salmon Software, with Raiffeisen Digital Bank AG Austria selecting Salmon Treasurer for their treasury and cash management operations.
IPBN member Rachel Milne is happy to share that she has launched her website and is seeking Project Management Consultancy & Training Delivery contracts.
IPBN member Otonomee believes in nurturing a positive work environment that fosters employee satisfaction and retention and would like to share some actionable tips to help you achieve just that.
IPBN member BRIDGE IN invites you to explore their new look! Surf the Internet Portuguese Style. Check out their website and get in touch to establish your business in Portugal.
IPBN Executive Partner PwC Portugal posted that 4 in 5 respondents say they are willing to pay more for sustainably manufactured products, according to PwC's June 2023 Global Consumer Insights Pulse Survey. Access the full results here.
IPBN member Blevins Franks wants you to keep your wealth management on track to meet your objectives and provide long-term financial security. Blevins Franks has 45 years of experience managing our clients’ capital by providing a range of integrated financial services allowing peace of mind for the future.
IPBN member Vitae Professionals shared, "For Nurses interested in building a career in Ireland! In addition to the rapid economic growth over the last decade, in the field of nursing Ireland is known for valuing its professionals, giving access to incredible opportunities for training and growth, supported and funded by employers. We are currently recruiting nurses, with and without professional experience."
IPBN member Brian Shanahan asked, "How long will the current liquidity crisis last?" Check Brian’s September newsletter.
IPBN member Hilton Foods said, "This year’s theme for World Water Week is 'Seeds of Change - Innovative Solutions for a Water Wise World'. Hilton Foods Ireland site piloted a project to reduce the hot water used for washing in our factories. With the success of this project, we are now rolling this method out across all our sites."
IPBN member Moomenti is delighted to announce that after a series of very creative and fruitful meetings, we have renewed and intensified our partnership as a Preferred Supplier with Swiss Deluxe Hotels.
IPBN member Techies Go Green shared a new edition of their Go Green Newsletter! The September newsletter is designed to update our Techies Go Green community on the latest news in the world of sustainability.
IPBN member Robert Forbes posted about a new development they've loved selling. "Top class, A1 rated, modern properties with the best of the countryside and proximity to a major town. We've watched this estate grow into one of the foremost residential addresses in Co West Meath."
IPBN member Yunit Consulting wants you to strengthen the competitiveness of your SME with the PT2030 Workshop - Productive Innovation! The doors to the opportunities of Portugal 2030 are finally open for SMEs! Sign up now and grab the opportunities that can turn your investment projects into reality.
IPBN member Elaine Godley invites you to join her from Wednesday 13th September when she will be sharing everything you need to know about healing your body naturally! In this 10-week free health masterclass series, she will share how she has reversed both a 'terminal' cancer diagnosis and kidney disease, and how she was able to create her own version of perfect health!
IPBN member Monsoon Consulting can migrate your Drupal website to the cloud for enhanced performance and security. Discover the benefits and learn how to seamlessly transition your site with our comprehensive guide.
IPBN member Nessa Sheehy is happy to share that she is starting a new position as Real Estate Advisor at Property Styles, based in the Algarve!
IPBN member John Donnelly said, "The allergy category may well peak in summer, but sales indicate that it’s not just a summer phenomenon. Clonmel Healthcare’s Telfast, Anti-Hist and Phenergan all available via United Drug."
IPBN member Susana Tocca is thrilled to officially launch Confraria Enoturismo Portugal, a dynamic alliance of Portugal's finest wine producers, restaurants, hotels, travel agencies and specialized press, all united by a shared passion for promoting our country as the ultimate wine tourism destination.
IPBN member Sam Marchetti is looking for six companies to participate in an Impact Programme, offsetting 200 Tonnes of Carbon and unlocking 225'000 Empowerment Hours for women in rural African communities.
Moderated by former Chair of the IPBN Aoife Healy, the second panel focused on "How to Tackle and Create Disruption in the Hospitality Sector." In the words of panelist Sofia Almeida, the overall takeaway is that “We have to adapt. And COVID was proof of that.”
The third panel of the upcoming IPBN Tourism Conference at the Universidade Europeia will focus squarely on diversity and the emerging trends in Portugal’s tourism sector. Three guest speakers will each have the floor for a 15-minute presentation, each introduced by Arnold Delville, General Manager of the IPBN.
This seismic shift in the financial world is underway and its impact on our future is going to be significant. It has been warned of by a number of economists and even the head of the World Economic Forum in his book, “The Great Reset” published in July 2020.