Research Week 2021 - Table of Events

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Week Long Event   Library Virtual Exhibition of new books by staff of Maynooth University and St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth

Monday 18 October



10am - 11am    Has Ireland Failed the COVID-19 Test?  
11am - 12pm   Repealed: Ireland’s ongoing fight for Reproductive Rights
12pm - 1pm   Transport Planning in the Age of Climate Change: Leveraging Open Spatial Data
2pm - 3pm   Embracing Diversity, Embracing Peace
3pm - 3.30pm    
3.30pm - 4pm    
4pm - 5pm    

Tuesday 19 October



10.30am - 11am    
11am - 1pm    
12pm - 12.30pm    
1pm - 2pm   Circuits of Care: Ageing and Japan’s Robot Revolution 2021 documentary (Online Screening) followed by Q&A/discussion with Professor David Prendergast (Director), Dr Naonori Kodate (UCD Japan Centre) and Daniel Balteanu (Cinematographer)
2pm - 2.30pm    
3pm - 4pm    Research Professional Training Session Online live demonstration (MS Teams)

Wednesday 20 October

10am – 11am      
11.30am - 12.45pm   3MT 3 Minute Thesis Competition
2pm - 4pm   Virtual Undergraduate Research Symposium - Opening Ceremony 
3pm - 4pm   Digital Humanities and Ogham and Latinate inscriptions from Early Medieval times to the present

Thursday 21 October

10am - 11am   RTE Brainstorm Workshop 
11am - 12pm   Online panel discussion on diversity in research and 'Picture A Scientist'
2pm - 3.30pm    MaynoothSparks:  Postdoctoral and Fellowship Research @MU and the Climate Crisis
3pm - 4pm    

Friday 22 October

11am- 12pm   Waking the Hirschfeld: an Oral History and Archival Study of a Dublin LGBTQ Centre
12pm -1pm   Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Research at Maynooth University