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Breakfast Briefing: Gain of Function - Experimental Applications Relating to Potentially Pandemic Pathogens

Friday, 30 October 2015

The Royal Irish Academy, as a member of the European Academies Science Advisory Council (EASAC), hosted a breakfast briefing on the latest EASAC Report on ‘Gain of Function: Experimental Applications Relating to...

Policy and International Relations

DIFP Update: October 2015

Friday, 30 October 2015

Work on DIFP X continued, UN60 anniversary exhibition was on display in UN Headquarters, Kate gave a workshop at Trinity College Dublin and was interviewed by the producer Pranjali Bhave who has been commissioned by RTE...

Documents on Irish Foreign Policy

IHTA No. 27 Youghal Launched

Sunday, 25 October 2015

Irish Historic Towns Atlas, no. 27 Youghal was launched in the Royal Irish Academy by William J. Smyth.

Publications, Irish Historic Towns Atlas

2015 Hamilton Day

Friday, 16 October 2015

Hamilton Day 2015 took place on Friday 16 October 2015.

Physical, Chemical and Mathematical Sciences Committee, Hamilton Day

Hamilton Day Public Conversation and Prize Giving 2015

Wednesday, 7 October 2015

On Hamilton day the Academy will host a Public Conversation with a number of leading Irish researchers. This event will aim to examine networks and their applications from different perspectives. The speakers will cover...

Science Committees, Physical, Chemical and Mathematical Sciences Committee, Grants and Awards, Hamilton Day


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