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Brexit and the Future of British-Irish Relations

February 28 - March 1

Details

Start:
February 28
End:
March 1

Venue

The O’Donoghue Centre for Drama, Theatre and Performance at NUI Galway
Ireland

Organizer

Prof. Dan Carey
Phone:
x3904
Email:
daniel.carey@nuigawlay.ie

The Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies at the University of Notre Dame, the Moore Institute at NUI Galway, and the Mitchell Institute at Queen’s University Belfast present Brexit & the Future of British-Irish Relations.

SCHEDULE

Thursday 28 February

Location: O’Donoghue Centre for Drama, Theatre & Performance, NUI Galway.

9:30 – 10:00am Registration

10:00 – 11:30am PANEL I: The European Project

Professor Mary Daly (UCD)

Professor Kevin O’Rourke (Oxford)

Professor Dan Carey (NUIG)

11:30 – 12:00pm Coffee Break

12:00 – 1.30pm PANEL 2: Politics & Populism

Dr Steve Aiken (UUP MLA)

Tony Connelly (RTE)

Brendan Flynn (NUIG)

Dr Niall Ó Dochartaigh (NUIG)

1.30 – 3.30pm Lunch

Location: O’Donoghue Centre for Drama, Theatre & Performance, NUI Galway.

3.30 – 5pm PANEL 3: British-Irish Trade

Professor Alan Ahearne (NUIG)

Professor Kate Kenny (NUIG)

Owen Brennan (Devenish Nutrition)

John McGrane (British Irish Chamber of Commerce)

6pm Q&A with Vice President of the European Parliament Mairéad McGuinness

Location: O’Donoghue Centre for Drama, Theatre & Performance, NUI Galway.

Friday 1 March

Location: O’Donoghue Centre for Drama, Theatre & Performance, NUI Galway.

9.30 – 10:00am Coffee

10:00 – 11:30am PANEL 4: Northern Ireland, the border, & the Good Friday Agreement

Professor Ben Tonra (UCD)

Dr Katy Hayward (QUB)

Carlo Trojan (Former Secretary-General EU Commission)

Professor Mary Murphy (UCC)

Professor David Phinnemore (QUB)

11:30 – 12pm Coffee Break

12:00 – 1.30pm PANEL 5: The Future of British-Irish Relations

Professor Jennifer Todd (UCD)

Representative from the British Embassy

Dr Etain Tannam (TCD)

Angela Knight (CBE) (UK Office of Tax Simplification)

 

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