Events

2017

  • North America Counsellor Tour Feb/March 2017

    26th February - 3rd March 2017

    Education in Ireland is delighted to invite US High School Counsellors on a tour of University Campuses in the Republic of Ireland which will take place between 26th February – 3rd March 2017. The goal of the tour is to give individuals a first-hand experience of the Irish campuses, as well as to familiarise interested ...

  • Education in Ireland fairs in Hong Kong & India – February 2017

    18th - 26th Feb 2017

    Hong Kong: Irish Universities will be part of the Education in Ireland booth at the Hong Kong Education and Careers Expo from the 23rd– 26th February  HKTDC Education and Careers Expo in Hong Kong 2017.   India: Saturday 18th February             Chennai           Taj Coromandel                       ...

  • Webinar for proposal planning Feb 21st 10am – International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement (IARSLCE) Conference

    Announcing the 2017 Conference Call for Proposals The International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement (IARSLCE) is pleased to announce that proposals are now being accepted for the 2017 conference in Galway, Ireland. Conference:  The conference will take place September 14 – 16, 2017 and is hosted by NUI Galway. The conference program chair is Lorraine McIlrath. The ...

2016

  • 17 Nov 2016 – Proposal Preparation Training for ITN Call 2017

    17th Nov 2016

    Applying to the MSCA ITN Call 2017? The Irish Marie Skłodowska-Curie Office has prepared a series of supports to assist in writing  a successful application. Webinar A general information webinar, including information on how to frame your proposal for maximum impact was hosted on 17th November. The recorded video is available here and the slides can be downloaded ...

  • Proposal Preparation Training for Individual Fellowships Call 2016 – Webinar & Workshops

    June to August 2016

    The Irish Marie Sklodoska Curie Office (IMSCO) is offering two types of training to assist applicants to the Individual Fellowships Call 2016 (deadline 14th September 2016): 1) Webinar: a training webinar took place on 4th July. The webinar was recorded and is available below: The following documents are also webinar related: IF webinar -July 2016 – slides IF 2016 Webinar Q&A ...

  • Participate Programme WORKSHOP for UCC Educators, UCC Thursday, 28 April 2016

    UCC Educators – Accredit Students for Solving Real World Problems. Workshop – Thursday, 28 April 2016 from 10:00 to 13:00, Council Room, Main Quadrangle, UCC UCC, Campus Engage and Science Foundation Ireland have come together to offer higher education staff a workshop on how to incorporate accredited community–based learning and research into any curriculum. Community-based learning/research is a form of experiential ...

  • UL Engage, Campus Engage & SFI Present: The Participate Programme Workshop, March 22, UL

    UL Engage, Campus Engage & Science Foundation Ireland Present: The Participate Programme Workshop The Pavillion North Campus University of Limerick 10am-1pm UL Engage, Campus Engage and Science Foundation Ireland have come together to offer higher education staff and community organisations a 3 hour workshop on how to incorporate accredited community based learning and research process into any curriculum. Community-based learning is a ...

  • International Higher Education Day in Vietnam Hanoi & Ho Chi Minh City, March 5 & 6 2016

    5th & 6th March 2016

    Representatives from Irish Universities will attend these two events on March 5th & 6th. The events will connect…… Vietnamese Government scholarships awardees and other prospective candidates to the high ranking institutions all over the world High performance candidates seeking opportunities to study overseas to scholarship schemes with all sources of funding including Vietnamese Government’s, other Governments’ and universities’ ...

  • UCD, Campus Engage & SFI Participate Programme Workshop for Educators, UCD, March 14th

    14th March 2016

    Monday March 14th from 10.00am- 13.00pm (GMT). ALE Room H2.40, O’Brien Centre for Science, University College Dublin, Dublin 4 UCD, Campus Engage and Science Foundation Ireland have come together to offer higher education staff and community organisations a workshop on how to incorporate accredited community–based learning and research into any curriculum. Community-based learning/research is a form of experiential education with a community/public engagement ...

  • Dare, Hear, mature applications: some alternative routes to college

    For students with a disability or from a disadvantaged background, applying for college isn’t as straightforward as just listing course preferences, but there are excellent supports Irish Times: Dare, Hear, mature applications: some alternative routes to college Those who live in a disadvantaged socio-economic area, who have a disability or who are applying to third level as ...

2015

  • Excellence, Talent, Impact – IUA Welcomes New Innovation 2020 Strategy

    The Irish Universities Association expresses its support for the Government’s new research and innovation strategy. IUA Research Vice Presidents Group Chair, Professor Orla Feely said: “I welcome the publication of the strategy today.  It sets out a strong ambition for Ireland as a leader in innovation, underpinned by the excellence, talent and impact of Irish ...

  • Webinar on 2016-2017 Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions Work Programme

    The 2016-2017 Work Programme for Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions was published on 14th October. The Irish Marie Skłodowska-Curie Office is offering a webinar to summarise the Calls and new aspects in the Work Programme, including the new Society and Enterprise Panel within the Individual Fellowships Call. The webinar will be hosted by Dr. Jennifer Brennan, NCP ...

  • Individual Fellowships Writing Workshops – Various Dates from June 10th to August 14th, 2015

    To assist researchers and supervisors in preparing a competitive proposal for the upcoming MSCA Individual Fellowships Call (deadline 10th September), a series of proposal writing webinars hosted at various Higher Education Institutions and centrally in the IUA Offices  in Merrion Square Dublin.  See below for details. There is a limited number of places at these ...

  • Webinar on Individual Fellowships Proposal Writing – July 3rd, 2015 at 11.00-12.00

    In advance of the 2015 deadline for MSCA Individual Fellowships (10th September 2015), the Irish Marie Skłodowska-Curie Office offered a webinar to assist researchers with writing an IF proposal. The webinar was hosted by Dr. Jennifer Brennan, NCP for the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions on July 3rd.   3 IF NCP Webstreaming How to submit How to write a winning MSCA ...

  • French-Irish forum for doctoral Studies and internationalisation TCD 25 June

    25 June 2015

    Trinity College Dublin, Innovation Academy – The main objective of this forum, organized by Campus France, the French embassy, the Irish University Association and hosted by Trinity College,  is to exchange best practices for doctoral studies between Ireland and France. A statement of conclusions and proceedings will be sent to all institutions involved in doctoral studies in France ...

  • Building Collaborative North South Partnerships in MSCA

    The Irish Marie Skłodowska-Curie Office and InterTradeIreland held a networking and information event for research centres and multidisciplinary groups across the island. Information sessions were held on the following topics: Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions – Jennifer Brennan_MSCA_Presentation ITI supports for all island applications – Bernadette McGahon ITI Supports Presentaton SFI Investigators Programme 2015 European Research Council (ERC) grants – Graeme Horley ...

  • 3rd Feb 2015 – Bridging Business and Research – a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Event

    3rd February 2015

    3rd February, Crowne Plaza Hotel, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15, 9am-2pm including lunch. The European Commission and the Irish Marie Sklodowska-Curie Office are holding an event on Horizon 2020 funding for research-performing companies and other non-academic organisations. This free event will include information on: Horizon 2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) Horizon 2020 SME Instrument Testimonials from companies successful in FP7 Practical issues + European ...

  • HORIZON 2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Information Day

    4th June 2014

    Date: 4th June 2014, 11am – 4pm Venue:  Stratocaster Suite, 3rd Floor, The Gibson Hotel, Point Village, Dublin 1 This event, kindly co-organised by InterTradeIreland,  introduced the new opportunities for Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions under Horizon 2020 and celebrate the success of Irish researchers in FP7. The FP7 PEOPLE-Marie Curie Actions programme is one of the big success stories of Irish participation ...

2014

  • Workshop on Excellent Science in the Humanities

    21 January 2015

    Date: 21 Jan 2015, 11am-5pm. Venue: Royal Irish Academy, Dublin The aim of the Excellent Science Pillar in Horizon 2020 is to raise the level of excellence in Europe’s science base and ensure world-class research. The European Research Council (ERC) and Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) are of particular interest to Humanities researchers. This day long workshop will feature Keynotes ...

  • Webinar for ITN Proposal Writing

    28th November

    In advance of the 2015 deadline for MSCA Innovative Training Networks (13th January 2015), the Irish Marie Skłodowska-Curie Office are offering a webinar to assist researchers with writing an ITN proposal. The webinar is hosted by Dr. Jennifer Brennan, NCP for the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions and is viewable below: Documents to Download: ITN-NCP-webstreaming how to submit ITN Call ...

  • Irish Universities in Brazil October 2014

    14-17 October 2014

    The Irish Universities Association (IUA) has been invited to attend the 6th INTERNATIONAL SEMINAR AND 7th GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF GRUPO COIMBRA DE UNIVERSIDADES BRASILEIRAS October 14th – 17th 2014. The IUA will participate in the ALISIOS Workshops: ALISIOS – Part 1 Round table 1: Integration of education, research and innovation into the Europe-Brazil cooperation ALISIOS – Part 2 Round table 2: ...

  • Irish Universities in Vietnam – EHEF Central Asia and Asia Series November 2014

    15 & 16 November 2014

    Come and meet the Irish Universities at the first EHEF Central Asia and Asia Series Hanoi, Vietnam. 15-16 November 2014. EHEF Vietnam will provide a unique opportunity for students to meet representatives of higher-education institutions and national agencies from across the European Union, to visit the displays presented by exhibitors, and take part in a range of practical ...

  • Irish Universities in India – Education in Ireland Fairs November 2014

    15, 16, 22 & 23 November 2014

    The Irish Universities will be participating in the Education in Ireland Fairs in the following cities in November City Date Time Venue New Delhi 15th November 10am – 4pm The Lalit Hotel Pune 16th November 11am- 5pm The Courtyard Marriott, Pune City Centre Chennai 22nd November 10am – 4pm The Hyatt Regency Bangalore 23rd November 11am – 5pm The Oberoi, MG Road More information from sinead.lucey@iua.ie 

  • Irish Universities in China – Education Expo October 2014

    25 & 26 October 2014

    Irish Universities will be attending the China Education Expo 25th + 26th Oct Beijing, China National Convention Centre 28th Oct Guangzhou, Guangzhou Donfang Hotel 30th Oct Chegdu, Shangri-La Hotel 1st + 2nd Nov, Shanghai, Shanghai East Asia Exhibition Hall More information from sinead.lucey@iua.ie  

  • Training Webinar on Marie Skłodowska-Curie IF Call 2014

    15th July

    In advance of the 2014 deadline for Individual Fellowships (11th September 2014), the Irish Marie Skłodowska-Curie Office are offering a webinar to assist researchers with writing an IF proposal. The webinar is hosted by Dr. Jennifer Brennan, European Advisor for the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions. Download the webinar supporting documents: IF webinar -July 2014 IF 2014 Webinar Q&A Report DRAFT 1 ...

  • IUA Symposium – “21st Century Universities – Performance and Sustainability” Dublin 29 Sept 2014

    29 Sept 2014

    IUA symposium on Monday 29th September 2014 in the Royal College of Physicians, No 6 Kildare St, Dublin 2. 9am – 5pm. Full details are available here        

  • The Institute of Chemistry of Ireland Congress 2014

    19th September 2014

    Millennium Theatre, Limerick IT, Friday 19th September Marking the International Year of Crystallography 2014 www.iycr2014.org Download the Congress Flyer:  Institute of Chemistry Congress 2014

  • Irish University Fair for Saudi Students

    9th May 2014

    9th May 2014. Royal College of Physicians, No 6 Kildare St, Dublin 2. 12-5pm. Download event brochure: Irish University Fair for Saudi Arabian Students 2014 Why attend the Irish Universities Education Fair? Meet with professors, lecturers and tutors of the Irish Universities Have your questions and queries about Ireland and the universities answered Discover a range of courses in your chosen field of study Find out ...

  • Promoting Irish French Academic Cooperation

    19th & 20th June 2014

     19th June 2014 – Royal College of Physicians, Kildare St, Dublin 2 20th June 2014 – Visits to individual universities The French Embassy in Ireland and the Irish Universities Association – in partnership with Campus France Paris, are organizing the “Promoting Irish and French academic cooperation” days which will take place on the 19th and 20th of June 2014. Thursday, ...

  • Campus Engage Symposium: Campus-Community Partnerships: Conversations for Change

    17th June 2014

      17th June 2014, Printworks, Dublin Castle, 9am – 4.30pm Join us to debate best practice and future plans for campus community initiatives. The symposium programme, through “world café” roundtables and workshops, will facilitate campus community conversations on…. applied practice in community-based research, teaching and learning benefits of volunteering to students and communities socio-economic impact of community-campus partnerships the relationship between higher ...

  • NAIRTL – Research Supervisor Support and Development workshop

    7th April 2014

      Location: River Lee Hotel, Cork Date: April 7th, 10-4pm  Building on the national curriculum for Postgraduate Supervisor Support and Development devised by a NAIRTL working group, this one day workshop will address key areas in the lifecycle of supervising a research postgraduate student. Using reflective exercises and a peer-learning approach, workshop participants will engage in discussions and explore ...

  • Irish Higher Education Fair – Santa Catarina

    11th April 2014

    Everything you need to know about studying in Ireland   /  Tudo o que você precisa saber sobre estudar na Irlanda Local: Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina CAMPUS FLORIANÓPOLIS Sala Pitangueira & Sala Aroeira, Centro de Cultura & Eventos www.ufsc.br Data:             Sexta-Feira 11 de Abril 2014 Hora:            10:30-14:00 Brochure:   Irish Higher Education Fair Santa Catarina Brazil        Why Attend the Information ...

  • Irish Higher Education Fair – Minas Gerais Brazil

    9th April 2014

    Everything you need to know about studying in Ireland   /  Tudo o que você precisa saber sobre estudar na Irlanda Local: Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais www.ufmg.br Escola de Engenharia, Rua Reitor Pires E Albuquerque, Belo Horizonte, Sala T005,1º andar da Escola (perto da entrada principal)   https://maps.google.com.br/maps/ms?msid=201868802613516303242.0004cd0935d67d0c92d74&msa=0&dg=feature Data:             Quarta-Feira, 9 de Abril 2014 Hora:             11:00 – 16:00 Brochure:        Irish Education Fair ...

  • Training Webinar on Marie Skłodowska-Curie RISE Call 2014

    6th March 2014

    In advance of the 2014 deadline for Research & Innovation Staff Exchange (24th April 2014), the Irish Marie Skłodowska-Curie Office offered a webinar to assist researchers with writing a RISE proposal. The webinar was hosted by Dr. Jennifer Brennan, European Advisor for the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions and took place on March 6th.  RISE Call 2014_2015 – ...

  • North America Counsellor Visit to Irish Universities 2014

    2-7 March 2014

    The Irish Universities and Education in Ireland look forward to welcoming US College Councillors during March 2014. US College Counsellors will visit all seven of the University Campuses in the Republic of Ireland during a 6 day tour from March 2-7th, 2014. The goal of the tour is to give individuals a first-hand experience of the Irish ...

  • Meet the Irish Universities in the USA

    25-30 May 2014

    USA All 7 Universities will participate in the NAFSA conference from the 25th -30th May in San Diego http://www.nafsa.org/

  • Meet the Irish Universities in Brazil

    13-16 April 2014

    Brazil  All 7 Universities will participate in FAUBAI conference from the 13th -16th April 2014 http://faubai.org.br/conf/2014/

  • Meet the Irish Universities in India

    15-16 February 2014

    Meet Ireland’s 7 Universities at the following events in India Entrance is free! To register SMS Ireland to 57272 The Education in Ireland Fairs will take place in India in February in the following cities: City Date Time Venue Pune 15th February 10-4 Courtyard by Marriott , Pune City Centre (Level 1) New Delhi 16th February 11-5 The Lalit, Barakhamba Road  

2013

  • Webinar on Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions

    December 12, 2013
    18th December

    Following the launch of the first MSCA Calls of Horizon 2020, the Irish Marie Skłodowska-Curie Office are offering a webinar to introduce the new programme.  The webinar was hosted by Dr. Jennifer Brennan, European Advisor for the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions on December 18th. For those unable to participate at this time, the webinar is available below. A ...

  • Horizon 2020 is coming to Ireland!

    November 21, 2013
    10th December 2013

    Join us on Tuesday 10th December 2013 for the launch of Horizon 2020, the European Union’s new €70 billion programme for research and innovation to create new growth and jobs in Europe. Hosted by Enterprise Ireland, the event will take place from 10am until 1pm in the Convention Centre, Dublin 1. Máire Geoghegan-Quinn, EU Commissioner for Research, Innovation ...

  • Marie Curie Actions & EURAXESS Seminar

    November 5, 2013
    14th November

    Thursday, 14th November, 2o13. 10.00 – 1.00pm, DCU Ryan Academy, Citywest, Dublin Hosted by the Industry Research & Development Group (IRDG) this event will inform companies about the Marie Curie Actions and the new EURAXESS Business Interface. Marie Curie Actions, which is funded by the European Commission as part of Horizon 2020, is a set of 4 funding programmes aimed ...

  • Ireland’s Universities in China at the CEE Fairs

    October 21, 2013
    2-14 November

    6 of Ireland’s universities will be at the CEE Fairs in Beijing, Xi’an, Wuhan, Shanghai and Chengdu University College Dublin, Trinity College Dublin, University College Cork, University of Limerick, Dublin City University and the National University of Ireland Galway will be at the following cities. Beijing 2nd 3rd Sat and Sun November – 09.00- 16.00 Hall 5 ...

  • Minister Quinn to deliver lecture – Brazil & Ireland, an Innovation Partnership for the 21st Century

    October 17, 2013
    21st October

    The W.B.Yeats Chair of Irish Studies has the honour to announce the lecture Brazil & Ireland, an Innovation Partnership for the 21st Century, to be delivered by Ruairí Quinn T.D., Minister for Education & Skills in the Republic of Ireland. The event will be held at Auditório Prof. Oswaldo Fadigas Fontes Torres of the Centro de Computação Eletrônica, ...

  • International Leader on Civic and Social Innovation to Address Galway Students

    October 1, 2013

    Wednesday 3rd October 11am to 12.30pm in the Siobhan McKenna Theatre, Arts Millennium Building on NUIG campus. The Community Knowledge Initiative at the National University of Ireland, Galway is delighted to host US entrepreneur and innovator, Sonal Shah for a keynote address open to the university and wider community on Sonal has worked in government, business and the non-profit sectors. Until ...

  • Irish Universities Open House – Boston

    September 19, 2013
    29th September 2013

    Boston College High School Sunday 29th September, 2-4 PM This September, Education in Ireland will host a free admissions information event for students, parents and College Counsellors from the greater Boston area. This event will provide all you need to know about studying at an Irish university. Murphy Alumni Room, Boston College High School, 150 Morrisey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125 Information session ...

  • Irish Universities Open House – Chicago

    September 19, 2013
    28th September 2013

    Chicago National College Fair at Navy Pier Saturday 28th September, 3-5 PM Education in Ireland will host a free information session for students, parents and College Counsellors. This event will provide all you need to know about applying to and studying at an Irish university. Saturday 28th September, 3-5 PM Room 301, Navy Pier, Festival Hall A, 600 East Grand Avenue, Chicago, IL ...

  • Irish Universities Open House – Toronto

    September 19, 2013
    21st September 2013

    Metro Toronto Convention Centre Saturday 21st September, 3-5 PM This September, as part of the Study & Go Abroad Fair at the Metro Convention Centre Education in Ireland will host a free information session for students, parents and College Counsellors in Toronto. This event will provide all you need to know about applying to and studying at ...

  • Webinar: Marie Curie Individual Fellowships Call 2013 – 3:00 PM July 16th

    July 3, 2013
    16 July 2013

    In advance of the deadline for the Individual Fellowships Call, the Irish Marie Curie Office, operated by the Irish Universities Association and the Irish Research Council, would like to offer this webinar training/information session about the Call. It consists of a 60 min presentation, followed by a short Q&A session. The session is delivered by Dr ...

2012

  • Dec 7th – Marie Curie IAPP 2013 Webinar

    November 26, 2012
    7th December 2012

    Marie Curie IAPP 2013 Webinar In advance of the Marie Curie Industry-Academia Partnerships & Pathways Call deadline on 16th January 2013, the Irish Marie Curie office will deliver a training webinar to assist those writing proposals. To view the webinar below in full screen hover over the video and click on the full screen button on the ...

  • Access Key to European R&D Funding for Enterprise: The Marie Curie Actions

    October 11, 2012
    19th October 2012

    IUA and IBEC cordially invite you to an Information Session: Friday, 19th October 2012 @ 10:30 to 12:30 European Union House, 18 Dawson Street, Dublin 2. On Friday 19th October last, the Irish Universities Association and the Irish Business and Employers Confederation hosted an information session the Marie Curie Actions (MCA).  The event was extremely well-attended by close ...

  • 24th Annual EAIE Conference

    September 11, 2012
    11th-14th September

    The Convention Centre Dublin Online registration ends: 22 August 2012 Higher education professionals from around the world will meet at Europe’s largest international higher education conference in Dublin this September to exchange ideas, learn from best practices and debate policies and the hottest topics in the field.

  • ESOF 2012

    July 12, 2012
    11th - 15th July

    Dublin Convention Centre, July 11th – 15th www.esof2012.org

  • Investing in Science 2012

    July 11, 2012
    11th July

    Part of ESOF 2012 at the Dublin Convention Centre www.investinginscience.com

  • Irish Universities at Saudi Education Expo

    April 17, 2012
    17th - 18th April

    Saudi, 17-18 April

  • UCD International (postgrad) Open Day

    March 28, 2012
    28th March

    UCD Global Lounge 28th March 2012