Previous Events

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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Event Date: 18th May 2011

Pilot Impact Assessment Toolkit For Cross Border Co-operation Seminar

Wednesday 18 May 2011 Crowne Plaza Hotel, Dundalk 10.00am – 4.00pm The Centre for Cross Border studies and project partners, the Euro Institut hosted a seminar at which the draft Toolkit for the Impact Assessment of Cross Border Programmes and Projects was presented. The Impact Assessment Toolkit has been developed to assist those with responsibility for […]

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Event Date: 12th May 2011

Cross-Border Hospital Services: Emerging Findings Conference

Thursday 12 May, 2011 Crowne Plaza Hotel Dundalk 9.30am – 4.00pm Exploring the Potential for Cross-Border Hospital Services in the Irish Border Region: A Prototype Modelling Tool for Planning Hospital Services More than 60 health service professionals, public representatives and individuals attended the second Emerging Findings Conference: Exploring the Potential for Cross-Border Hospital Services in […]

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Event Date: 8th March 2011

Martin McGuinness launches 2011 Journal of Cross Border Studies in Ireland

8 March 2011 The NI Deputy First Minister, Martin McGuinness MP MLA, launched the 2011 edition of The Journal of Cross Border Studies in Ireland in Belfast at the Stormont Hotel on 8 March 2011. The new edition features an interview with Mr McGuinness on North-South cooperation, plus articles on the border region economy; the […]

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Event Date: 20th January 2011

ICLRD Conference 2011: The Changing Business, Community and Spatial Planning Landscape: Doing More with Less

20-21 January 2011 Radisson Blu Hotel, Ballincar, Sligo The past 12 months has come to represent a time of change for the island of Ireland – with the evolving economic situation leading to debates on the need for implementing a period of austerity and the opportunities this scenario creates for renaissance and resurgence. The International Centre […]

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Event Date: 9th September 2010

The Future of Public Sector Cross Border Co-operation in a Difficult Financial Climate

Wellington Park Hotel, Belfast Thursday 9 December 2010 10.00am – 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 […]

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Event Date: 7th December 2010

Universities Ireland-Joint Business Council North/South Scholarships award ceremony

7 December 2010 Stormont Hotel, Belfast The Permanent Secretary of the NI Department of Enterprise, Trade and Investment, David Sterling (standing in for the Minister, Arlene Foster MLA, who was taken ill) presented the 2010 Universities Ireland/IBEC-CBI Joint Business Council North/South postgraduate scholarships to five students at a ceremony in the Stormont Hotel in Belfast on […]

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