The Annual Energy and Environment Division Minister's Lunch Event

26th May 2017

ETS blog The Annual Energy and Environment Division Minister's Lunch Event

The annual Energy and Environment Division (Engineers Ireland) Minister’s lunch was a great success.  Whilst he Minister was not able to make yesterday’s event, Deputy Maria Bailey T.D was on hand to present to a packed room.

Maria Bailey T.D. is the 100th woman to have been elected to the Dáil and is involved in a number of panels within the Oireachtas.  As Chair of the Housing, Planning, Community, and Local Government committee, Deputy Bailey was able to address a number of key areas including future energy-related legislation.

Other committees which she is involved in include Members’ Interests of Dáil Éireann, Social Protection and the SO 112 Select Committee of Dáil Éireann.

“It was a pleasure to welcome Deputy Bailey to Engineers Ireland, and along with our Director General, Caroline Spillane, and outgoing President, Dermot Byrne, I would like to thank Deputy Bailey for taking time out of her busy schedule to address a very engaged and knowledgeable audience.” – John Kane, Business Unit Director (Ireland)