Geoscience: Towards a Smarter Economy


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Geoscience: Towards a Smarter Economy


18 August 2010

15:00-16:00 BST
10:00-11:00am US EDT

JA live webinar took place on 18 August 2010 to discuss the report published by the Geological Survey of Ireland (GSI), Geological Survey of Northern Ireland (GSNI), and the Royal Irish Academy (RIA).


1. Dr Peadar McArdle, Director, Geological Survey of Ireland

2. Garth Earls, Director, Geological Survey of Northern Ireland

3. Professor Pat Shannon, Professor of Geology, University College Dublin

4. Dr Deidre Lewis, Technical Director for Mining & Minerals, SLR Consulting Ireland, Vice-President, Institute of Geologists of Ireland

This webinar, run with the American Geological Institute and the Royal Irish Academy, detailed how Geoscience can be oriented towards a smart economy, and described how the Geoscience sector can contribute to economic recovery. The report also provides a clear vision of the sector in 2020 and its implications for Geoscience on the island of Ireland. To download the report please visit

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