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Technology for Wellbeing 2015

ReachOut Ireland hosted the third annual Technology for Wellbeing International Conference on Thursday, 12 November, in The Marker Hotel, Dublin.

This was the running order and presentations for the day.
>> Download the conference programme booklet

MC for the conference, Conall O Móráin 

9.30 – 9.45 am

Welcome address: Ms Elaine Geraghty, CEO, ReachOut Ireland

9.45 – 11.00 am Plenary session 1

11.30 – 12 pm Report launch

Reaching out in college: Help-seeking at third level in Ireland” (848 KB .pdf)

Report by ReachOut Ireland in collaboration with the Irish Association of University and College Counsellors and the HSE National Office for Suicide Prevention

12 – 1.00 pm Plenary session 2

    • Colman Noctor, Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist, St. Patrick’s Hospital
      “Wellbeing and our relationship with technology”
    • Ronan Costello, Twitter Public Policy, EMEA

1.45 – 3.15 Parallel sessions x 3

      • Parallel sessions include 12 presentations from a mix of academics and service providers reporting on different aspects of innovation, evaluation and emerging approaches to service delivery.

3.30 – 4.30 Panel discussion

  • Is there still a digital disconnect?
    Tom Murphy, Boards.ie / Kevin Donoghue, USI, Colman Noctor, Dr David Coyle, Computer Science, UCD, Naoise Kavanagh, ReachOut Ireland, Oisin Scollard, Founder and CEO, Turn2me.org (discussant)

Closing remarks