A Regional Executive Committee (REC) of approximately twenty members is elected every two years to represent the views of the West Region in formulating national and regional policies. The Committee meets a number of times throughout the year to discuss national, regional and local issues of importance to the business community. The regional president is Maureen Walsh, MD DeCare Dental Operations.
Ibec West Environment Health & Safety Forum
Ibec West has an Environment Health and Safety Forum that meets twice yearly. The purpose of the forums is to establish an expert group on safety management and systems within the region. This group assists Ibec in highlighting the importance of safety in the workplace and promotes best practice among all Ibec members in the region. The group brings together safety practitioners and managers with a view to sharing information on health and safety matters in the workplace.
Ibec West Human Resource Managers Forum
The Ibec West HR Forum is an informal network of HR specialists from Ibec member companies in the West region . The purpose of the forum is to discuss human resource related subject areas of interest to HR practitioners in the region. The forum allows for an exchange of information and the sharing of best practice procedures among the group members. Guest speakers with specialist knowledge are invited to attend meetings, which are held twice yearly. The meetings are chaired by Ronnie Lawless IR / HR Executive of IBEC West.