Social Dialogue Working Group – Intergraf invitation

There will be a Social Dialogue Working Group meeting taking place at the Albert Borschette Congress Centre in Brussels on Monday 26th November to follow up on some of the topics discussed at the recent Plenary. I attach the draft agenda, for your information (this document is still being finalised so a further draft will be sent to participants in …

Intergraf Newsflash – November 2018

Intergraf Newsflash

Today we are delighted to announce a new, on-going collaboration with Intergraf (The European Federation for Print & Digital Communication). Every month Intergraf issue their Newsflash newsletter from their headquarters in Brussels. As part of our mission to promote communication between industry bodies, we are hosting these newsletters here as part of a regular series of news updates from our European …

Golf Day – TABS Golf Society

VENUE: THE ISLAND, DONABATE Friday October 26 “In September 1887 four men rowed across the channel which separates Malahide from the spur of land known locally as the island. Their mission – to survey the wilderness and assess its suitability as a golf course “. Today, The Island Golf Club is a Championship links that has been a Regional Qualifier …

Portrait presentation

We were honored to be able to present a portrait of past IPF president Lorcán Ó hÓbáin to his lovely wife Anne.  Lorcán’s presence is deeply missed in the IPF and the DPPSkillnet, which he helped to create.  His picture will now join the Hall of Fame portraits in the National Print Museum book.

Sustainability 101 – why Irish Print needs to take it seriously.

Sustainability is a hot topic, but what is it? How can it help us navigate the major problems we face as a global community and what opportunities does it have for businesses? In the course of this blog, we will address these topics and hopefully get a feel for how sustainable development can help us work towards a cleaner, more efficient …

Print Media Apprenticeship Renewed

“We are delighted to announce that, as a result of representations made by the Irish Printing Federation, a meeting was held between SOLAS and DIT at which it was agreed that the Print Media Apprenticeship would be granted a one year reprieve. Why does this matter? The Print Media Apprenticeship is the only recognised craft training qualification in the state, …

Election Poster requirements

You might find the following document interesting when it comes to the election material that you are seeing all over the country.  It will definitely be the start of some interesting conversations with the campaigners! ELECTION POSTERS ETC

Your industry needs you!

With the election looming we thought that this might be helpful. Please have a look at the attached postcard that highlights some of the key questions that you might ask election candidates as they land on your doorstep. We would be delighted if you could print this out and keep it by the door – you might even send it …

Salary Survey

Please take a moment to complete our salary survey https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/IPFsal16