BSc. Maths and Biology, Maynooth University.
Rob Allidine has been a frontrunner in the Meetings Incentives Exhibition and Conferences (MICE) industry in Ireland since 1995. Since then, he has pursued an entrepreneurial career in the dynamic event industry in Ireland by forming the ICI Conference and Event Management Group, later rebranded as Ovation Group. Rob has established a reputation as one of Irelands leading event professionals. Over the last twenty years, he has delivered many of Irelands leading and largest events, including Ireland’s largest corporate meeting with 6,000 attendees and Irelands largest conference. Rob prides himself on his ability to build and motivate sales and operational excellence within his team and is a true industry leader.
What are three personality traits or words that describe you?
- Passionate, focused and dedicated.
Who would you consider to be your biggest inspiration?
What is your greatest career milestone or highlight thus far?
- Producing the Full Social Program for the International Bar Association Conference in 2012, including a Welcome dinner for 5,000. Spectacular!
- 25 years
- SITE, ISES, ICCA, MPI
- Intimate experiences for leading organisations with performances by Carole King, Lionel Richie, Van Morrison, Ronan Keating, Westlife, The Corrs, Riverdance, Secret Garden and The Celtic Tenors.
- Overall Event Producer for Arthurs Day in 2013