THE ROYAL IRISH ACADEMY IS IRELAND'S LEADING BODY OF EXPERTS IN THE SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES

Cuireann Acadamh Ríoga na hÉireann an taighde chun cinn. Tugaimid aitheantas do scoth taighdeoirí na hÉireann. Tugaimid tacaíocht don scoláireacht agus cuirimid an pobal ar an eolas faoin leas atá le baint as an eolaíocht agus as na daonnachtaí. Creidimid gur gá an dea-thaighde a chur chun cinn, a chothú agus a chur in iúl don phobal. Comhairle dá chuid ball a reachtálann an tAcadamh. Déantar baill a thoghadh agus meastar gurb é an gradam acadúil is airde in Éirinn é.

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Dublin Talks

Sponsored by Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) and Dublin City Council, this series of inspiring talks showcased the best of Irish Research in an accessible way. Dublin Talks was organised by the Royal Irish Academy ran from 2012 to 2014 with each talk recorded and made available online.

Speakers were selected based on their outstanding research area and captivating topic. From genetics and cancer to marine biology and economics, each speaker spoke for six minutes to tell the audience about their big idea, without the use of Power Point or notes – a challenge for even the most experienced public speaker!