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Corporate Competitive Edge: 'Silicon Valley is the Next Detroit - Understanding the rise of Chinese Tech’

UCD Michael Smurfit

Event Summary

Our first Corporate Competitive Edge breakfast for 2018  is “ Silicon Valley is the Next Detroit - Understanding the rise of Chinese Tech” will take place in the Dublin Chamber on the 31st of January with Professor Eamonn Walsh, Professor of Accounting, UCD Michael Smurfit Business School. 

Our Competitive Edge Series of seminars and workshops aims to provide invaluable training on a wide range of topics. Attendees are provided with the opportunity to develop their skill sets and better their business.  This must attend series is facilitated by leading experts and established speakers.


This event is for Corporate & Business members only.

Our Speaker

Professor Eamonn Walsh

Professor Eamonn Walsh

UCD Michael Smurfit

Eamonn is PwC Professor of Accounting at UCD. He has served as Dean of the Smurfit School of Business and Chairman of the Accounting Department. His primary research, teaching and consulting interests are in the areas of financial analysis, equity valuation and US securities markets. A co-author of three books, his research has been published in Accounting Organisations and Society, the Journal of Business Finance and Accounting and the Journal of Accounting Auditing and Finance. He was the founding editor of European Accounting and served as associate editor of the Journal of Accounting Auditing and Finance.
Prior to joining UCD, he held faculty positions at the London School of Economics and New York University. Visiting appointments have included UC Berkeley and Peking University. A consultant to a number of leading European, US and Asian corporations, he has also completed assignments with

Our Sponsor

UCD Michael Smurfit

UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School offers postgraduate courses including the MBA,  a wide range of specialist Business Masters as well as open enrolment and customised programmes through UCD Smurfit Executive Development. Smurfit programmes have featured consistently in the prestigious Economist Intelligence Unit and Financial Times global rankings and UCD Smurfit School is the only school in Ireland (and one of less than 75 schools worldwide) to hold the prestigious “triple crown” of accreditation from AACSB, EQUIS, and AMBA.  For more details www.smurfitschool.ie

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