Annual Congress 2023 – Webcast

INTO Annual Congress is held at Easter and is the supreme governing body of the Organisation. Organisation policy is determined by Annual Congress or by Special Congresses which are called from time to time. Branches, Districts, CEC, BFC and NC are entitled to submit motions for consideration at Annual Congress.

INTO Annual Congress 2023 was held at the INEC, Killarney, on Monday, 10 April – Wednesday, 12 April. Below are a selection of key speeches and debates from Congress 2023.

General Secretary John Boyle – tribute to Gerry Murphy

Address by Cllr. John O’Donoghue


Katerina Maliuta and Olha Chabniuk – Trade Union of Education and Science Workers of Ukraine

Deirdre O’Connor – Financial Report

Kevin Callinan – Reply on behalf of guests

Northern Committee Report

Accounts Committee Report

Benefit Funds Committee Report

Mary McCarthy – Retired Teachers’ Association of Ireland

Séan Murray – Comhar Linn

INTO President John Driscoll address to Congress 2023

Address by Minister for Education Norma Foley


INTO President John Driscoll opens day two of Congress


Education Committee Report

Equality Committee Report

Principals’ and Deputy Principals’ Report


Deirdre Fleming tribute to Ex-President Joe McKeown
Dorothy McGinley, Incoming President Speech
Edel Polly tribute to outgoing President John Driscoll

Ex-President Joe McKeown addresses Congress 2023

General Secretary John Boyle – tribute to outgoing CEC members

Outgoing President John Driscoll – closing ceremony