Archives: Speakers

Leon Izbicki

Leon joined Energy Aspects in 2021 as an Associate in the European Natural Gas team. He specialises in fundamental analysis and price forecasting for Northwest European gas markets. Leon previously worked in management consulting and at an energy major, and has degrees from the University of Warwick, the London School of Economics, and Johns Hopkins… Read more »

Christine Turner

Christine is a PPA Manager at Ørsted, based in the UK but working across Europe, executing PPAs on new and existing offshore wind assets to help offtakers reach their sustainability targets and secure price certainty. Prior to joining Ørsted in 2020 Christine worked in the New Zealand Energy industry for two years and before that… Read more »

Conor Murray

Conor Murray, Vice-President of ASHRAE, has over 30 years’ experience in design and construction of cleanrooms and biosafety labs, and since 2007 independently in a CQV, oversight and compliance role. Conor is Chairman of TC5, the HealthCare Standards Consultative (HCSC) committee for NSAI (National Standards Authority of Ireland) and represents Ireland as Head of  Delegation, a… Read more »

Ben Austen

Ben is a senior staff facilities engineer and programme lead at Seagate Technology. He started with Seagate in 2007 as an energy engineer and has been driving the Energy management programme for the last 14 years bringing the site to ISO50001 certification in 2015. In addition to this, he has responsibility for capital planning and… Read more »

Jim McClelland

Jim is ranked among Top 3 Media Influencers in Sustainability worldwide. He is a Sustainable Futurist, specialising in Sustainability, Built Environment & Business. He is also the Founder and owner of SustMeme. As a journalist, Jim writes regularly for Special Reports in The Times and Sunday Times newspapers (on topics such as smart cities, construction, energy,… Read more »

Shirley Coulter

Shirley began her role as CEO of the SCSI in January 2020,  joining from The Bar of Ireland (Law Library) where she was Director of Membership and Public Affairs for almost five years. Shirley has extensive experience of professional representation having also held roles with both the Irish Medical Organisation and the Irish Dental Association… Read more »

Maria Sava

Maria Sava is Chief Executive Officer of Neylons Facility Management and oversees a multimillion-euro company which now employs over 850 staff. Maria started with Neylons in 2007 and her talents were immediately apparent. She rose through the organisation to her current role of CEO, which she has held for the last 4 years. She has… Read more »

Elieen Slamon

Eileen is the Workplace Programme Lead for LinkedIn, based in their Dublin Campus in Wilton Place where she has responsibility for Communications, Community Engagement, Finance, Food Services and Sustainability programmes in LinkedIn’s 13 offices across the EMEA / LATAM region.  Prior to this she was the Workplace Manager for the Dublin Campus.    Eileen was a member… Read more »

Yvonne Galligan

Yvonne Galligan is Director of Equality, Diversity and Inclusion and Professor of Comparative Politics in Technological University Dublin. Yvonne has produced over 100 publications on gender equality, including (with Sara Clavero) ‘Delivering gender justice in academia through gender equality plans? Normative and practical challenges’ in Gender, Work & Organisation (2021). She has led multiple institutional… Read more »

Lily Ellis

Lily is an IFM Account Director for JLL Corporate Solution leading a team of thirty across EMEA and LATAM. She is a Fellow of SCIS/RICS and Chair of the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland Property and Facilities Management Group. Lily is founding member of the JLL EMEA Women’s Business Network and passionate about the fact that… Read more »