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Northern Ireland competing on an international stage

Industry Development

Posted by Tourism NI

Published May 25, 2017


The Northern Ireland Tourism Conference was held last week in the Killyhevlin Hotel, Enniskillen.

Northern Ireland competing on an international stage

This year’s conference brought together giants of tourism and rugby. Rugby legends Paul O'Connell, Joe Schmidt and Claire McLaughlin joined Tourism NI Chief Executive John McGrillen and Tourism Ireland Chief Executive Niall Gibbons on stage to share tactics with team Northern Ireland tourism on how to compete on an international stage. 

Over 150 members of the tourism industry attended the event supported by Licensed Catering News.

Caption:(Pictured l-r)
James Hughes, Licensed Catering News, Joan Crawford, Failte Ireland, Joe Schmidt,  Ireland Head Coach, Claire McLaughlin, Ulster and Ireland women's rugby, John McGrillen, Tourism NI, Paul O'Connell, Ireland rugby legend, Cllr Mary Garrity, Fermanagh and Omagh District Council and Niall Gibbons, Tourism Ireland.


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