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09 Jul - 30 Apr

'Prodigies of learning': Academy women in the nineteenth century

Exhibition exploring the varied worlds of five women selected as Honorary Members of the Academy in the nineteenth century 

Library, Exhibition
22 Jan - 22 Jan

Plan S Briefing Session

You are invited to attend a Plan S Briefing Session, hosted by the National Open Research Forum (NORF) in conjunction with the Royal Irish Academy.

Policy and International Relations
29 Jan - 29 Jan

Consultation Forum on Heritage Ireland 2030

You are invited to “Save the Date” to attend the Royal Irish Academy Consultation Forum on Heritage Ireland 2030, in conjunction with the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht.

Policy and International Relations
07 Feb

2019 McCrea Lecture: 'The European Southern Observatory in 2019, and the evolution of galaxies as probed by ALMA'

The McCrea lecture series is held in honour of Sir William McCrea MRIA (1904-1999), an eminent and influential astronomer.

Science Committees, Physical, Chemical and Mathematical Sciences Committee, McCrea Lecture, Public Lecture
25 Feb

Judging Redmond and Carson at Queen's University Belfast

Alvin Jackson in conversation with Richard English.

Publications, Public Lecture
07 Mar - 08 Mar

'"A little remnant of the work of the ancients" 23 N 10: the Book of Ballycummin'

Conference by the Royal Irish Academy Library in partnership with Roinn na Sean-Ghaeilge, Ollscoil Mhá Nuad.

Library, Seminar
29 Mar

'Democracy, Truth and Trust in Europe'

This Academy Discourse by Professor Michele Nicoletti, Professor of Political Philosophy at the University of Trento, Italy and Former President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of part of a...

Discourse Series, Public Lecture
15 Apr

Global food and nutrition security: the role of innovation

This Academy Discourse by Professor Wayne Powell (SRUC), is part of a discourse series sponsored by Mason Hayes & Curran.

Science Committees, Life and Medical Sciences Committee, Discourse Series
17 May

IHTA Seminar 2019

The 2019 IHTA seminar will be held on 17 May 2019 in Academy House.

Irish Historic Towns Atlas, Seminar

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