Previous Events

May 17, 2002

Towards a Strategic Economic and Business Research Agenda for the island of Ireland: A North/South seminar

17 May 2002 Canal Court Hotel, Newry Programme 09.30 am Refreshments 10.00 Opening remarks by Sir George Quigley, Chairman, Bombardier Aerospace 10.10 Discussion paper by Michael D’Arcy, D’Arcy Smyth Associates, Dublin 10.50 Response by Dr Stephen Roper, Assistant Director, Northern Ireland Economic Research Centre 11.05 Refreshments 11.30 Panel discussion 12.30 pm Reflection by Dr William Harris, Director-General, Science Foundation […]

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October 18, 2001

School, Youth and Teacher Exchanges

18 October 2001 The Marketplace Theatre, Armagh The Centre held a School, Youth and Teacher Exchanges Study Day at The Market Place Theatre and Arts Centre, Armagh to discuss the findings of this scoping study. PROGRAMME 09:30 Refreshments 10:00 Opening remarks by the chairman, Professor John Coolahan, National University of Ireland Maynooth 10:15 Opening address […]

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October 11, 2001

North South FMD Study Day

11 October 2001 The Market Place Theatre, Armagh Programme 09.30 am Refreshments 10:00 Opening remarks by Dr Tom Collins, director, Dundalk Institute of Technology 10:15 Opening remarks by the chairman, Mr Matt Dempsey, editor and chief executive,Irish Farmers Journal 10:30 Presentation by Dr Patricia Clarke, research manager, Centre for Cross Border Studies 11:15 Refreshments 11:45 […]

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October 4, 2001

Local Government Study Day

4 October 2001 Centre for Cross Border Studies, 39 Abbey Street, Armagh The Centre for Cross Border Studies launched the Local Government report at a North/South Study day on 4 October 20001. Invitations were sent to key individuals in health boards and trusts, government departments, and other relevant organisations. PROGRAMME 10:00 Opening remarks Mr John […]

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September 29, 2001

European Cross Border Co-operation: Lessons for and from Ireland

An International Conference organised by the Centre for Cross Border Studies and the Centre for International Borders Research, QUB 29 September – 1 October 2000 Friday 29 September 2000 Canada Room/Council Chamber, Queen’s University Belfast 3.00 pm Opening ceremony Welcome by Professor George Bain (QUB Vice-Chancellor 1998-2004)Formal opening by the President of Ireland, Mary McAleese […]

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September 18, 2001

Development in Telecoms Technologies Seminar

The Evolution of Telecom Technologies: Current Trends and Near-Future Implications 18 September 2001 Buswells Hotel, Dublin A Project funded by the Centre for Cross Border Studies with the support of eircom Programme 9:30 am Refreshments 10:00 Opening remarks Mr Des Colman, Head of Management Process and Corporate Relations, eircom 10:10 Introduction A focus on policy issues […]

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September 6, 2001

North South Mental Health Promotion Study Day

6 September 2001 Centre for Cross Border Studies, 39 Abbey Street, Armagh PROGRAMME 09:30 am Tea and coffee Mr John McKinney, chief executive, Special EU Programmes Body and chairman 10:00 Welcome Andy Pollak, director, Centre for Cross Border Studies 10:15 Presentation of findings from the interim report ‘Promoting Mental Health and Social Well-being: Cross-Border Opportunities […]

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May 16, 2001

North South obstacles to mobility public consultation meeting

North/South Ministerial Council An Chomhairle Aireachta Thuaidh/ Theas Public Meetings On Study of Obstacles to Cross-border Mobility The Nuremore Hotel, Carrickmacross, Co. Monaghan on Wednesday May 16th 2001 The Silverbirch Hotel, Omagh, Co. Tyrone on Tuesday May 29th 2001 If you have experience of moving in either direction between both parts of Ireland to live, […]

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July 10, 2000

Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Study Day

10 July 2000 The Centre for Cross Border Studies organised a series of workshops for invited Study Groups of 20-30 practitioners and academics in the main areas covered by its mapping study of North/South co-operation. The seminar on Information and Communication Technology took place at the Centre for Cross Border Studies, Armagh, and at The […]

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May 4, 2000

Education Study Day

4 May 2000 The Centre for Cross Border Studies organised a series of seminars for invited Study Groups of 30-50 practitioners and academics in the main areas covered by its mapping study of North/South co-operation, including a paper dealing with education. The seminar on Education took place at the Centre for Cross Border Studies, Armagh, and […]

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April 5, 2000

Agriculture Study Day

5 April 2000 The Centre for Cross Border Studies organised a series of workshops for invited Study Groups of 20-30 practitioners and academics. The first workshop, on Agriculture and Food, took place at the Centre for Cross Border Studies, Armagh, and at the city’s Market Place Theatre and Arts Centre, on 6 April 2000. Invitations […]

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