INTO Annual Congress 2023 / Comhdháil CMÉ 2023

  • 10 Apr 2023 - 12 Apr 2023
  • INEC Killarney
  • Organised by INTO

INTO Annual Congress is held at Easter and is the supreme governing body of the organisation. Union policy is determined by Annual Congress or by Special Congresses which are called from time-to-time. Under Rule 11, branches, districts, CEC, BFC and national committees are entitled to submit motions for consideration at Annual Congress.

Some key moments which will be streamed include:

Monday (10 April)

14:10   Declaration of election results

14:15   Welcome by Cllr Niall Kelleher, Mayor of Killarney Municipal Area

14:30   Address by INTO President John Driscoll

15:00   Address by ICTU President Kevin Callinan

Note, the public stream will end at 15:30 as Congress moves into private session.

Tuesday (11 April)

09:00   Address by Minister Norma Foley and reply by INTO General Secretary John Boyle

10:20   Debating motions in public session

14:00   Report of the INTO Education Committee

14:20   Report of the Principals’ and Deputy Principals’ Committee

14:30   Address by Trade Union of Education and Science Workers of Ukraine

Note, the public stream will end at 15:30 as Congress moves into private session

Wednesday (12 April)

09:00   Debating motions in public session

12:00   Debating motions in public session

14:00   Commencement of closing session (including brief address by the incoming INTO President)

Note, Congress will conclude at 15:00.

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Please note, there is an archive of previous Congress documents on the Congress Extranet. All registered delegates will be sent a password by email.

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