Time for Languages

Time for Languages Webinars

Languages Connect have teamed up with Business in the Community Ireland for a series of interactive webinars promoting the benefits of languages. 

Speakers from a variety of industries and Third Level will discuss their experiences with languages. The series includes a webinar aimed at TY students and a second for 6th class primary school pupils. 

Email invitations containing registration links were sent to principals nationwide. If you have not received the link yet, check with your principal. If you have any queries about registration, please contact time4languages@bitc.ie

Primary School Webinar

Date and Time: Wednesday 6 April at 11am

Duration: 1 hour

The webinar will help inform primary pupils why selecting a language in first year of secondary school and beyond will benefit them.

Speakers include:

Enda Cunnane, CEO Telus International

Millie Barnes, Languages Teacher, Belvedere College, Dublin (she speaks 7 languages!) 

Eli Unger, 3rd Level student UCC.

TY Webinar

Date and Time: Tuesday 29 March at 11am.

Duration: 1 hour

Speakers include: 

Deborah Waters – Director at Kerry

Florencia Martino – Operations and Enablement Lead, SAP Ireland

Marcin Borowiec – Vice President and Head of Face-to-Face Sales for Europe, Met Life.