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Academy Discourse: The future of higher educationTuesday, 3 May 2022
If you missed last week's Discourse with Professor Sir Adrian Smith, President of The Royal Society talking with Orla Feely MRIA on the future of higher education you can watch it back now.
Academy Discourse: The Changing World of Money and FinanceThursday, 7 April 2022
If you missed our Academy Discourse conversation with Frances Ruane MRIA and Patrick Honohan MRIA you can watch it back now.
Deirdre Madden MRIA: Professor of LawWednesday, 26 January 2022
Professor Madden’s work is driven by the endless diversity and topicality of the issues that arise in the intersection of health law, medicine and ethics.
Michael Morris MRIA: ChemistMonday, 13 December 2021
Professor Morris suggests that the challenges and benefits of the circular economy represent a new industrial revolution.
John Bell Day Lecture 2021Thursday, 11 November 2021
Watch 'Spooky Action at a Distance' presented by Professor Angelo Bassi and hosted by the Chief Executives’ Club at QUB and the RIA, in association with the School of Maths & Physics, QUB.
Helene McNulty MRIA: Human NutritionistThursday, 4 November 2021
Professor McNulty’s research programme aims to provide greater understanding of nutrition-related health issues throughout the lifecycle, and to contribute to food and health policy in Ireland, the UK and...
Bashar Nuseibeh MRIA: Software EngineerFriday, 1 October 2021
Professor Nuseibeh calls for a radical re-thinking of the discipline of software engineering, suggesting a perspective of ‘software without boundaries’, such that the essence of being human, being social and being...
Discourse Series speakers announcedWednesday, 22 September 2021
The Royal Irish Academy is delighted to announce the speakers for their 2021/22 Discourse Series which will be sponsored by Mason Hayes & Curran LLP.
Nicholas Canny MRIA: HistorianTuesday, 21 September 2021
Professor Canny’s most recent book reveals that Irish people have proved ourselves less capable than the populations of most other European countries of reaching an agreed narrative concerning our early modern past.
Mid Term Review of Strategic Plan: ConsultationFriday, 10 September 2021
Your feedback is being sought on how the Royal Irish Academy is delivering on its current strategic plan, 2019–2023.