The Royal Irish Academy/Acadamh Ríoga na hÉireann champions research. We identify and recognise Ireland’s world class researchers. We support scholarship and promote awareness of how science and the humanities enrich our lives and benefit society. We believe that good research needs to be promoted, sustained and communicated. The Academy is run by a Council of its members. Membership is by election and considered the highest academic honour in Ireland.

Read more about the RIA

Events Archive

Filter Events

25 June 2020

COVID-19 and Contact Tracing Apps - What Should Ireland Do?

The DRI is hosting a webinar on Ireland's technical response to COVID-19 in collaboration with the ICCL and Coffee & Circumvention.

Digital Repository of Ireland
20 June 2020

Aon amharc ar Éirinn: Gaelic families and their manuscripts

Online exhibition exploring the themes of memory and narrative of Irish history, poetry, law, medicine and religion, as well as the stories of those who made these great books of Ireland.  

Library, Exhibition
16 June 2020

‘The Power of a Photograph’: Collecting and Digital Preservation in Times of Social Change

Join the Digital Repository of Ireland and the National Archives, Ireland for this collaborative online event:

Digital Repository of Ireland
15 June 2020

RDA Global Adoption week

The global adoption week will provide the opportunity to learn about Research Data Alliance Outputs, converse with speakers from all around the world who have created and implemented them, and determine how best to...

Digital Repository of Ireland
01 May 2020

RDA Ireland Meet the Expert: Rebecca Grant - "Research data in Ireland: from policy requirements to researcher incentives"

In this talk, Rebecca Grant will discuss how research data policy and practice have evolved in Ireland since 2014.

Digital Repository of Ireland
29 April 2020

'The global politics of climate emergency'

Click the links to join the live Keynote with Mr Simon Coveney T.D., Tanaiste and live Plenary with Mrs Mary Robinson MRIA.  These will be hosted in 'Microsoft Teams', please see...

Humanities and Social Sciences Committees, Standing Committee for International Affairs
06 April 2020

Online exhibition: A history of Ireland in 10 words

Enjoy our online exhibition based on the book A history of Ireland in 100 words to inspire fresh interest in the Irish language by revealing connections between words we still use and words used in a bygone...

Publications, Foclóir Stairiúil na Gaeilge, Irish Language, Literature and Celtic Cultures Committee, Exhibition
11 March 2020

Nuala and her sisters: the daughters of Aodh Ó Domhnaill and An Iníon Dubh

Library Lunchtime Lecture series 'Sisters II'. Dr Pádraig Ó Macháin, Professor of Modern Irish, UCC, will give the first lecture in this new series.

Library, Public Lecture
09 March 2020

Online exhibition: Creative women of Ireland: artists and writers from the archives

Online exhibition: From little known artists to well-established writers, this exhibition turns the spotlight on creative women from the Academy’s archives.

Library, Exhibition
04 March 2020

'A history of Ireland in 100 words' authors in conversation with Alan Titley

Celebrating Seachtain na Gaeilge in partnership with Dublin City Council.

Publications, Foclóir Stairiúil na Gaeilge


Stay up to date with the Royal Irish Academy newsletter

Sign up now