20 February 2017

  |  CBI Northern Ireland


CBI NI holds U35 Forum meeting

Following the launch of the U35 Forum in 2016, CBI Northern Ireland held it's first meeting of the year with members on the 15th of February.

CBI NI holds U35 Forum meeting

Elaine Flynn, Contracts Manager at SERC kindly hosted the U35 Forum at Bangor’s impressive SPACE Theatre on Wednesday 15 February.

Diarmuid McLean and Keith Forster from the Department for the Economy - authors of Northern Ireland’s Industrial Strategy – joined the Forum for a feedback session. Information from the government around incoming policy (Apprenticeship Levy)  and a working executive to execute the Industrial Strategy and PfG  were agreed as priorities from the U35 group.  

Forum members reiterated the need for a Northern Ireland Executive following the election.