Previous Events

Event Date: 11th October 2012

SCoTENS 10th annual conference: Creative Teachers for Creative Learners: Implications for Teacher Education

Our tenth annual conference, held in Cavan in October 2012, titled Creative Teachers for Creative Learners: Implications for Teacher Education brought together local and international expertise in classroom creativity. The conference was officially opened by Irish Minister of Education and Skills, Mr Ruairi Quinn TD, and the NI Minister for Education, Mr John O’Dowd MLA. […]

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Event Date: 13th June 2013

Seminar: Should Ambulances Stop at the Border? The Challenge of Cooperation in Healthcare Provision

The Centre for Cross Border Studies, with the Institute for British-Irish Studies (IBIS) at UCD and the International Centre for Local and Regional Development co-sponsored a lively seminar on Wednesday, 13 June 2012 at Royal Irish Academy, Dublin. The theme of the meeting was the challenge of cross-border cooperation in health care provision. Chaired by […]

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Event Date: 30th March 2012

Irish Government Secretary launches 2012 Journal of Cross Border Studies

The 2012 Journal of Cross Border Studies in Ireland was launched today in Dublin by the Secretary General of the Department of the Taoiseach and Secretary to the Irish Government, Martin  Fraser. Mr Fraser said: ‘It is an honour and privilege to be able to support the valuable work of the Centre for Cross Border […]

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Event Date: 8th March 2012

Cross-border Canal Conference in Clones

HOW TO MAXIMISE REGENERATION AND ECONOMIC BENEFITS FROM OUR CANALS AND WATERWAYS AND WHAT LESSONS CAN WE LEARN FROM OTHER CASE STUDIES? Click here to view this event on Clones Regeneration Partnership

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Event Date: 8th March 2012

Border People User Group(7) – Developing Your Cross-Border Business

8 March 2012 Bee Park Resource Centre, Manorhamilton, 10.30am – 2pm The Centre for Cross Border Studies in partnership with the North South Ministerial Council Joint Secretariat manages the Border People website – www.BorderPeople.info. Border People provides an online signposting service for people who wish to move across the border to live, work or study. […]

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Event Date: 19th January 2012

7th ICLRD conference: Planning for a New Future

The International Centre for Local and Regional Development (ICLRD) held its Seventh Annual Conference on 19-20 January 2012 in the border town of Dundalk, County Louth.  The theme of this two-day event was Planning for a New Future: Can Planning and Cross-Border Cooperation Deliver Change in Ireland and Europe? The conference was organised as part […]

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Event Date: 27th November 2011

Border Region Economy ‘Emerging Findings’ Conference

17 – 18 November 2011 Radisson Blu Farnham Estate Hotel, Cavan The findings of the research project ‘Reviving the Border Region Economy in a new era of peace and devolved government’ was discussed at this conference, which took place in the Radisson Blu Farnham Estate Hotel in Cavan on Thursday 17-Friday 18 November 2011. The […]

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Event Date: 23rd June 2011

North South Research Forum (4): Peacebuilding Across Borders

Thursday 23 June 2011 City Hotel, Derry 9.30am to 1.00pm The North/South Research Forum, which meets twice a year, offers an opportunity for academics and other professional researchers, public officials, funders, policy makers and other interested parties to meet in a semi-formal setting to discuss research, policy and practice of particular relevance to the border […]

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Event Date: 15th June 2011

Border People User Group(5) – Developing Your Cross-Border Business

15 June 2011 Four Seasons Hotel, Monaghan, 9am – 2pm The Centre for Cross Border Studies in partnership with the North South Ministerial Council Joint Secretariat manages the Border People website – www.BorderPeople.info. Border People provides an online signposting service for people who wish to move across the border to live, work or study. This […]

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