Team Overview

We’re a mix of savvy strategists, inventive creatives and meticulous event managers with clear objectives – to strengthen communities, foster innovation and nurture talent.

Carol Fitzpatrick

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER Carol has over 25 years’ experience in the event management arena. Carol has been directly responsible for the management of over 100 Congresses in that time.

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Maria Crowley

DIRECTOR OF CONGRESSES AND EXHIBITIONS Maria Crowley is Director of Congresses & Exhibitions at Agenda Communications. Maria joined Agenda Communications in 1999 as Exhibition Manager, took on the role of Congress & Exhibition Manager in 2002, and became Director of Congresses & Exhibitions in 2015. Maria takes ownership and communication of the timeline, budget and execution of each project. She has extensive experience in congress and exhibition operations and logistics management, customising every event to meet each client’s requirements.

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Dara Conlon

DIRECTOR OF CLIENT SERVICES Dara has nearly 20 years’ experience in the corporate and medical event sectors. Dara joined Agenda in 2008 to manage the accounts of the European Society of Retina Specialists (EURETINA) and the European Board of Ophthalmology (EBO). Dara has contributed significantly to the successful growth and profile of these societies over the last ten years.

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Caroline Brick

DIRECTOR OF MARKETING Caroline has over 15 years’ experience working with Industry on sponsorship activities and Satellite Meeting planning. She is responsible for all marketing and promotion activities for our Congresses and is responsible for all Industry communications for the lifetime of the Congress.

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Adrian Robinson

CHARTERED ACCOUNTANT, CFO Adrian is a Chartered Accountant and an experienced CFO.  He joined Agenda in 2016 and was appointed to the Board of the Company in January 2017. Prior to this, Adrian pursued a number of entrepreneurial ventures (encompassing start-ups, acquisitions, and disposals) in broadcast media. Before that, Adrian was a partner in KPMG Ireland, and spent 15 years in professional practice. In this period he gained vast experience in the disciplines of audit, assurance, transaction services and compliance.

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Susan Little

DIRECTOR OF PROFESSIONAL RELATIONS Susan has over 20 years’ experience working with Agenda Communications in the field of international medical congress organisation and association management. Reporting to the Executive and Board of Agenda’s largest client, she is responsible for ensuring the successful delivery of all aspects of their business, from the annual congress and scientific programme to membership, education, research and other strategic initiatives.

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