Previous Events

Event Date: 15th June 2016

CCBS Hosts the Inaugural Sir George Quigley Memorial Lecture: ‘Competitiveness on the Island of Ireland’

Photo by Ian Maginess  At an event organised by the Centre for Cross Border Studies, held in the Armagh Public Library on June 15th, Professor Frances Ruane delivered the inaugural annual lecture in honour of the late Sir George Quigley. The lecture explored an issue addressed by Sir George on many occasions, namely, the importance of competitiveness […]

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Event Date: 15th June 2016

The Inaugural Sir George Quigley Memorial Lecture

CCBS Cordially Invites You to Attend the Inaugural Sir George Quigley Memorial Lecture  ‘Competitiveness on the Island of Ireland’ Delivered by Professor Frances Ruane Former Director, Economic and Social Research Institute 15th JUNE 2016 Armagh Public Library   Sir George Quigley has been justly recognised as the ‘father’ of practical North-South cooperation on the island […]

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Event Date: 18th February 2016

CCBS Annual Conference 2016

‘Bordering Between Unions: What Does the UK Referendum on Europe Mean for Us?’ This year’s annual conference was held in the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Dundalk on Thursday 18th and Friday 19th of February 2016. It facilitated wide-ranging and informed discussions on the likely economic, social and political implications of a UK withdrawal or the possible reforms […]

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November 23, 2015

2015 Journal of Cross Border Studies in Ireland Available Now

The 2015 Journal of Cross Border Studies in Ireland was launched on 19 November by Head of the EU Commission’s Representation in Ireland, Ms Barbara Nolan. Speaking at the launch in the EU Commission’s Dublin premises, Ms Nolan said, “this Journal pays tribute to the commitment and will of those organisations (and individuals) which have […]

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Event Date: 19th November 2015

The Journal of Cross Border Studies in Ireland 2015

The Centre for Cross Border Studies Cordially Invites You To Attend The Launch of The Journal of Cross Border Studies in Ireland 2015 Thursday 19th November 2015 5:30pm – 8:00pm at EU Commission Office 12-14 Lower Mount Street, Dublin D02 W710 Launched by Barbara Nolan Head of the European Commission’s Representation in Ireland Light refreshments […]

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Event Date: 13th October 2015

CCBS invites you to a discussion event on the Implications of a UK Exit from the EU

Invitation to a discussion event on “The implications of a UK exit from the European Union for Ireland and Northern Ireland” at the Office of the Northern Ireland Executive in Brussels,180 Chaussée d’Etterbeek,1040 Brussels 2pm, Tuesday 13 October You are  invited to an event bringing together a range of political representatives, policy-makers and organisations from the […]

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Event Date: 22nd June 2015

Prof Paulo de Medeiros to present at John Hewitt International Summer School

Don’t miss the CCBS-sponsored talk at this year’s John Hewitt International Summer School! At a crucial time for Europe and European values, CCBS is proud to have Professor Paulo de Medeiros deliver on the 30th of July its sponsored talk at the 2015 John Hewitt International Summer School. Entitled “Mare Mortis: The Shipwrecking of Europe […]

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Event Date: 29th January 2015

Date for Your Diary: Joint ICLRD & CCBS Conference 29-30 January 2015

Shared Services, Shared Opportunities: New Models of Public Sector Collaboration and Partnership The annual ICLRD & CCBS conference will take place in the Killyhevlin Hotel, Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, 29-30 January 2015. The Conference is focused upon a critical component of the public sector reform agendas on the island of Ireland, and is particularly topical in […]

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Event Date: 20th November 2014

Cross-border seminar: UK Right to Reside & Irish Habitual Residency Conditions

Lee Hatton Law Centre NI and Jean Plummer Department of Social Protection are confirmed speakers at the next Border People seminar which will take place on Thursday 20th November, 9.30am-1.30pm, in the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Dundalk. The event will focus on the UK Right to Reside and Irish Habitual Residency Conditions. Both have implications for […]

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Event Date: 18th June 2014

Border People Seminar: Cross Border Social Security Co-ordination

Seminar on Cross Border Social Security Co-ordination On 18th June the Border People project hosted a seminar in Dundalk which introduced the Your Europe initiative and focussed on Social Security Co-ordination from a North South, cross-border perspective. The event was well attended by information providing organisations and feedback was excellent.   Further events will take place later […]

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Event Date: 30th January 2014

Joint Conference by the Centre for Cross Border Studies and the International Centre for Local and Regional Development

UPDATED 10 December 2013 Venue: Cavan Crystal Hotel Date: 30-31 January 2014 The Centre for Cross Border Studies (CCBS) and the International Centre for Local and Regional Development (ICLRD) will be holding a joint conference on 30-31st January 2014 in Cavan Crystal Hotel, Cavan. The theme of this two-day event is Cross-Border Economic Development and […]

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