We were delighted to welcome Minister for Sport & Physical Education Thomas Byrne TD and Department Representatives to speak at our Annual Leaders Forum this morning. There was a packed room of NGB CEO’s, LSP Managers and Volunteer Leaders in Sport as well as online Member Leaders zooming in from all across the country. The Department gave an in-depth review and update on the National Sports Policy Plan.

The Federation CEO Mary O’Connor gave an overview of the work of the Federation relating to taxation reform, Alliance for Insurance Reform, the upcoming Volunteers in Sport Awards, the Irish Sport Industry Awards and preparations for Budget 2024. Also speaking at the event was HR Specialist Una Clifford of HR Nua who discussed leadership in sport and challenges facing CEOs.