Ireland Canada Business Association
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ICBA Annual Lecture
1st March 2016


Julie Sinnamon, CEO,
Enterprise Ireland
addressing ICBA


Mayor of Montreal visits Dublin
29th April 2016


Mayor Coderre of Montreal with ICBA Chair, Garrett Monaghan, Ambassador Vickers and
RBC Managing Director, Padraig Kenny


ICBA Members Irish Life National College of Ireland Bank of Montreal Dublin Airport Authority The International Brotherhood of Boilermakers AIB Air Canada Canadian Embassy DNM Technology PriceWaterhouseCoopers


Welcome to the Ireland Canada Business Association

The Ireland Canada Business Association was established to promote, develop and enable trade  between Ireland and Canada.  The ICBA  has a strong Business Network which assists members in availing of business opportunities in both Ireland and Canada. The ICBA is built around its membership and  promotes the interests of its members through lobbying, education and the provision of a programme of high calibre business events. The Patron of the Association is the Ambassador Kevin Vickers.


NCI in partnership with the Institute of Canadian Bankers

NCI has announced an exclusive partnership with the Institute of Canadian Bankers. The Institute sets the standard for financial services education in Canada  endorsed by regulatory authorities across Canada. 

Start-up funding for the new programmes has come from NCI Chairman and Chairman of Digicel Group, Denis O'Brien. Graduates of the courses will be eligible for the international Personal Financial Planner (PFP®) designation.

Marie Muldowney, Executive Director of the Institute of Canadian Bankers, said: “The Institute of Canadian Bankers has thoroughly reviewed the NCI Certificate and Diploma in Personal Financial Planning and we are delighted to grant the programmes equivalency status.. An international designation is a significant advantage in this increasingly global industry and the PFP® designation demonstrates that candidates meet the highest global standards of competence and professionalism.”



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ICBA Award for Contribution to Business Relations

ICBA Award for Contribution to  Business Relations


2015 Golf Classic

2016 Maple Leaf Dinner

Westin Hotel
Friday, 18 November
Reception 7.30 pm
Dinner  8.15 pm


Leslie Buckley, Guest Speaker, Maple Leaf Dinner 2014

Mr. Leslie Buckley
Guest Speaker
Maple Leaf Dinner 2014

CETA Breakfast Briefing
30th January 2014

CETA Breakfast Briefing January 2014
Colin Barker, First Secretary, Trade and Economic Policy, Mission of Canada to the European Union
addressing ICBA Members


Ambassador Loyola Hearne, Maple Leaf Dinner, 2013
(l-r) Ambassador Loyola Hearne, Colin Barker, Gerard Monks, Kevin Sherry, Oliver Mangan