A Regional Executive Committee (REC) of approximately twenty members is elected on a biennial basis to represent the views of the South East region in formulating national and regional policies. The committee meets a number of times throughout the year to discuss national, regional and local issues of importance to the business community. The regional president is John Lynch, CEO Rosslare Europort.
Ibec South East Human Resources Forum
The Ibec South East HR Forum is an informal network of HR specialists from Ibec member companies in the South East region . The purpose of the forum is to discuss human resource related subject areas of interest to HR practitioners in the region. The forum allows for an exchange of information and the sharing of best practice procedures among the group members. Guest speakers with specialist knowledge are invited to attend meetings, which are held quarterly. The meetings are chaired by John Farrell, regional director of Ibec South East.
Ibec South East Health & Safety Forum
The Ibec South East Health and Safety Forum meets twice yearly. The purpose of the forum is to establish an expert group on safety management and systems within the region. This group assists Ibec in highlighting the importance of safety in the workplace and promotes best practice among all Ibec members in the region. The group brings together safety practitioners and managers with a view to sharing information on health and safety matters in the workplace. The meetings are chaired by George Brett, manager European environment health and safety, Bausch and Lomb Ireland, Waterford.