When: July 17th 2019. Where: Alex Hotel, Fenian Street
Micheál Martin TD, Leader of Fianna Fáil, outlined his vision for how universities and other third-level institutions will play a pivotal role in the knowledge economy of the future
Fianna Fáil Leader and UCC alumnus, Micheál Martin entered politics in 1989. Micheál has been Leader of the Fianna Fáil Party since 2011 and before this he served in four cabinet posts: Minister for Foreign Affairs (2008-2011), Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment (2004-2008) where he played a key role in developing research infrastructure in Ireland. He also served as Minister for Health (2000-2004) and Minister for Education (1997-2000).
Press: Official IUA Press Release
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