Seminar chairs: Mairead Crosby, Ibec Regional Director Midwest and Kevin Feighery, Ibec Regional Director, Galway

Speaker: Genevieve Tracey, Ibec Academy Senior Facilitator in Wellbeing

  • Identify different models of workplace wellbeing programmes
  • Tools needed to develop a sustainable health and wellbeing programme
  • Key steps and metrics for measuring success of a workplace wellbeing programme
  • The evolution of our wellbeing journey at Milford Care Centre
  • Role of the business and pivotal partnerships
  • Integral link to our strategy, culture and overall EVP
  • Key considerations to our success story


Speaker: Paula Cogan, Chief Executive Officer, Cognate Health

  • Challenges faced by Employers in building a culture of Occupational Health
  • Lessons from real case examples
  • Building blocks to a strong strategy in this space
  • Getting commitment for real initiatives in this space
  • New Workplace environment – An occupational health perspective on hybrid and remote teams


Speaker: Niamh Tokins, Ibec Academy Senior Facilitator in Industrial Relations and Absence

  • Understand best practice in the field of absence management in today’s environment
  • Gain the ability to analyse the scale and impact of absence in the workplace
  • Managing the process and dealing with issues relevant to employers today
  • Employment law in this area and getting it right


  • Absence Issues- Project Launch
  • Project Goals
  • Actions and next steps for 2023

  • Closing remarks
  • Key take-aways
Start Date November 30, 2022
Time 09:30
Duration 3.5 hours
Delegate Price Member
€294 (+VAT),
€336 (+VAT)
Location Ibec, Cork