March, 2014

Spring Conference


Digital Moves



February, 2014

February night


Creative Ideas Weekend



January, 2014

Launch Night


Confidence Training feat. Eoin Ryan



October, 2013

Debating & Public Speaking Training, feat. Filipe Carrera & Graham Hanlon

11-13 October Location : Wilton Hotel, Bray

Learn from the very best in the field. Former World JCI President Graham Hanlon and subject expert, Fillipe Carrera, take an in-depth approach over 2 days and teach you how to become public speaking masters. No experience required, just a will to learn all the secrets you ever wanted to know about speaking before an audience. More information to come and full program to be confirmed soon.



September, 2013

Active Citizenship Week Presents Clean Up Day

8 September, 12:30pm  St Catherine’s Church, Thomas Street, Dublin 8

Looking for a “hands on” opportunity to help create a city we can all be proud of? In a partnership with Thomas Street Association, we’ll clean up the Dublin’s historic Liberties area, stimulating everyone around to keep it tidy. Come and join us, the more the merrier!

Drama: Improvisation Course feat. Padraig O’Rua

10 September, 7pm Synge Street 
For all you actors at heart, this is your chance! (Or if you simply have always been curious about improvisation) Please join Theatre Director and JCI Member Padraig O’Rua as he leads us through this session on Improvisation. Join NO DRAMA THEATRE which is a 5 year theatre group with a unique improv-orientated emphasis that strives to avoid the ordinary and nurture the extraordinary.

JCI Dublin September Meeting

 12 September 7pm Eden College, Burgh Quay, Dublin 2

Our guest speaker for September is Alan Moyne, Editor of; which is a website providing easily accessible information for people with disabilities on huge range of areas such as employment, entitlements, sport and health to name a few. Alan will be sharing his views on the challenges faced by those living with disabilities in our community.

Meeting Agenda:

19.00 JCI Dublin Introduction and update on projects

19.50 Guest Speaker Alan Moyne

21.00 Networking and Social drinks in JW Sweetman (formally Messrs Maguire)

This meeting is open to both JCI members and non-members – please register here.

Kayak Excursion

14 September, Jeannie Johston Tall Ship (near Customer House Quay)

Come and join us for a fun weekend of Water Sports and see Dublin’s landmarks from a different perspective! (Literally) Come join our JCI Dublin team for a really great price. 25 euro per person for 2 hrs of kayaking on the Liffey!
Here is a look at the program:
We meet @1pm at the Jeannie Johnston Tall Ship (Near Custom House Quay, Dublin 1)
– Start with some relay races and games across the river and then make our way up river on a trip through town and back. This takes approx. 2 hrs.
– Bring something you don’t mind getting a little wet and a change of clothes. We provide all the necessary safety gear along with waterproofs to keep you that bit dryer.

Flashmob for World Peace: One Day Dance feat. Heloiza Fitzsimmons

21 September @12pm St.Stephen’s Green Park

The ultimate chance to dance and do something great for World Peace. With the help of our member Heloiza Fitzsimmons, we would like to setup a flash-mob and dazzle everyone as a JCI team. Come and join us for some major fun in the center of Dublin.

Introduction to Debating feat. Julien Gay-de-Montella

21 September, 1pm-6pm   Eden College Burgh Quay, Dublin 2

Want to learn how to think quickly on your feet? Speak about anything anywhere and be persuasive? It doesn’t get any better than debating! Learn how to become a master of Public Speaking at a whole new level. Debating pushes you to be a critical thinker and to express your ideas so others can understand you. No experience needed, this is a free JCI Training and we hope you can join us for an afternoon with many interesting topics of discussion, prizes and lots, lots of fun.

Active Citizenship Week Presents Movie Night & Quiz

2 September, 7:30pm Generator Hostel, Smithfield, Dublin 7

How much do you know about waste management in Dublin? Find out in our movie night and help us launch 2013 Active Citizenship Week! Popcorn, friendly atmosphere and quiz!

Active Citizenship Week Presents Experts Presentation on Best Practices in Waste Management

3 September, 7pm Eden College, Burgh Quay, Dublin 2

Find out what the civil society is doing to minimize the solid waste problem in Dublin. Join us on Wednesday 3rd September when we will be joined by Dr. Tara Singleton, Marketing, Communications & Education Manager at The Rediscovery Centre. The Rediscovery Centre brings together the skills and expertise of scientists, designers, business managers and craftsmen united in a common purpose of sustainability through resource efficiency and life cycle design. Their mission is to divert waste from landfill, provide community employment and training and inspire sustainable living.  

JCI Dublin Fashion Show and Dinner

5 September, 7pm Ely Bar and Brassiere

This is a fashion show with a twist, all of the clothes featured in the fashion show will be “pre-loved” clothing donated by the NCBI Charity Shop in Maynooth, Co. Kildare. The aim of this event is to demonstrate that recycling is fashionable by encouraging people to reuse clothing whenever possible and to donate their unwanted clothes and accessories instead of binning them.

Active Citizenship Week Presents “Tour of Greenstar Recycling Facility”

7 September, Greenstar Facility, Fassaroe, Bray, Co. Wicklow

Have you ever wondered where to your   recyclable waste goes and how it is processed?

Find out in this exciting   tour of the Greenstar Recycling Facility! Please note that numbers on this tour our limited and advance registration is required.


August, 2013

August Meeting – Guest Speaker Kevin Rowe

 08 Aug 2013, 7pm-9pm in Eden College (7 Burgh Quay, 4th Floor)

Our guest speaker for August is Kevin Rowe, founder of Kevin Rowe Events.  Kevin has been involved in the events sector for the last number of years. His passion and drive to succeed in this industry is evident, in any event his name or company is associated with. Kevin will be sharing his experiences of starting up his own business in what can only described as challenging economic conditions.

Visibility Management- “The Key to Create Positive Change” feat. Pamela Allmark

Communications Pro Course- Learn how to Design Effective PR Campaigns & Reach your Audience” feat. Vija Valentukonyte

03 Aug 2013, 1pm-3pm in Google HQ (Gasworks Building, Barrow Street)

Summary: Design effective PR campaigns to reach out to your target audience and deliver the right message about you and your brand.
Description: Vija is a long-term communications expert, trainer and passionate about people and possibilities. She is currently a partner with Barclay’s in Lithuania and conducted many trainings before on creative leadership in communications. As she says- “One word can inform, involve and inspire anyone, if said at the right time in the right way.

01 Aug 2013, 7pm-9pm in Eden College (7 Burgh Quay, 4th Floor)

Summary: Learn how to make yourself more visible and move yourself and your ideas forward
Description: Natural self-promoters like Richard Branson and Donald Trump, instinctively exploit opportunities to make themselves visible. In today’s hotly competitive sales environment, it is not enough to be good at what you do, earning what you’re worth takes more. You have to practice “visibility management”, letting people know who you are and what you do well. Managing visibility is an integral component of modern career management. 

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