We were early. We had jobs to do.
Luckily, those included drinking coffee and consuming yummy pastries. Yes, there was influencing, relationship building, and all manner of worthy stuff; that is both fuelled and eased by coffee and pastry.
The Ministers (Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland) spoke positively.
The session chairs kept to time.
More work will happen as a result of the day.
A good result in anyone’s book.
Planning for the 2014 event is already underway.