PDP Conference 2023

The INTO Principals’ and Deputy Principals’ Conference took place on Friday 29 and Saturday 30 September in the Clayton Whites Hotel, Wexford. The Conference was a combination of discussion groups, workshops and speakers, that considered relevant issues on the theme of Sharing Responsibility.

PDD Conference 2023 Webcast archive
Dr. Peter Kelly. Keynote speech


Des Carswell (Mary Immaculate College)


Finbarr Hurley (Oide) & Jennifer Barron


INTO General Secretary John Boyle


INTO President Dorothy McGinley


INTO Vice-President Carmel Browne


Assistant General Secretary David O’Sullivan 


Maria O’Regan (PDP Committee)


Annraoi Cheevers, Cathaoirleach, (PDP Committee)


Seán Horgan (PDP Committee)


PDP Conference 2021

The 2021 INTO Principals’ and Deputy Principals’ Consultative Conference was held on the InEvent platform on Friday, 1 October. The theme of the conference was Sustaining School Leadership.

Download the Principals’ and Deputy Principals’ booklet here. 


Please click on the links below to view each document:

Dr Patrick Sullivan, Dr Jacqueline Fallon and Dr Derek Grant – Workshop Presentation

Aidan O’Shea, Kate Liston and Colm Ó Tuathail  – Workshop Presentation

Maria McHenry, TJ Clare and Muireann Foynes  – Workshop Presentation

Deirdre Bourke – Workshop Presentation

Paul Dicker – Workshop Presentation

PDP Conference 2021 – Opening address & presentation of research/ background paper

PDP Conference 2021 – Keynote speaker: Declan Coyle, Andec Communications


PDP Conference 2019

Friday 27 September

2.30 Conference opening – Feargal Brougham, President & Deirdre O’Connor, Assistant General Secretary


2.45 Presentation of research – Michelle Keane / Gerard O’Donoghue


5:30 PDST supports for school leaders – Bernard McHale

6.00 Address by INTO General Secretary John Boyle

Saturday 28 September

12.30 Keynote speaker – Viv Grant, Integrity Coaching