Pauline Connolly. Bsc, MSW, PhD, Senior Lecturer/Program Director, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland- Dubai


This session will allow participants to reflect on and look at the application of some of the concepts discussed during the presentation.  Participants will be offered a framework where they can consider their own leadership competencies and what these mean in relation to their own context. There will be an opportunity for discussion and small group work also on the ‘derailers’ , which are the potential leadership pitfalls that lie ahead both for the industry and also for the individual


  • To provide participants with an opportunity to apply some of the concepts from the presentation
  • To offer participants a framework to reflect on their own leadership strengths in relation to the competencies outlined in the presentation
  • To examine how to address some of their own leadership challenges