Geography: 2017-2018 Seminar Series

Rocque Lab, Rhetoric House, 4-5.30pm 

September 28th Dr Brendan Murtagh (Queens University Belfast) Social Economics and the Solidarity City 
October 12th Dr Louise Slater (Loughborough University) Disentangling streamflow drivers and forecasting water hazards using Earth Observation
October 26th (jointly with MUSSI) Professor Gillian Rose (University of Oxford) Tweeting the smart city: the affective enactments of the smart city on social media (note: 1:00-2:30, venue to be confirmed)
November 16th Dr Sinead Kelly (Maynooth University) "Buy it, Fix it, Sell it": Impatient capital and the new logics of urban politics
November 30th Dr Helen Shaw (Maynooth University) The Power of Pollen
December 14th Professor Peter Thorne (Maynooth University) An insiders perspective on the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
1 February: Dr Andrew McClelland (Maynooth University) Making a hashtag of it: social media research and digital public participation in NW Ireland
15 February: Dr Andrew Evans (University of Leeds) Crime prediction: recent approaches
1 March: Dr Chaosheng Zhang (NUI Galway) Spatial variation in soil geochemistry at regional, field and micro scales: New opportunities and challenges
15 March: PhD student research presentations
5 April: Dr Jean Wilson (Trinity College Dublin) Integrating earth observation and in situ data for environmental monitoring
19 April: Professor Mary Gilmartin (Maynooth University) Mapping processes of settlement and integration in contemporary Ireland
26 April: PhD student research presentations
3 May: PhD student research presentations