Research Week 2021 - Table of Events

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Week Long Event - 10am to 10.45am, daily   MU Hamilton Institute Graduate Student Talks
Two Day Event - 1pm - 6.30pm, 21 & 22 October   Third Workshop on Formal Methods for Autonomous Systems (FMAS 2021)
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11am - 12pm   Repealed: Ireland’s ongoing fight for Reproductive Rights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
5.30pm - 6.30pm   Q&A with Claire Lynch, author of Small: On Motherhoods (2021)

Tuesday 19 October



9am - 3pm   MU Hamilton Institute Affiliate's Research Event 2021 - Day 1 of 2
11am - 11.30am   Library Talk - Enhancing Knowledge Through Transparency and Openness; Professor Dermot Lynott, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology
12pm - 1pm   Library Talk - Using Reference Management Tools to enhance your research output; Ciarán Quinn, Research Support Librarian, MU Library
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)
1pm - 2pm   School of Business Research Speaker Series: “Towards an integrated theory of pro-poor innovation adoption in the bottom of the pyramid”, a research talk by Dr. Rajibul Hasan (Maynooth University)
2pm - 3pm   Introduction to Human Resources Strategy for Researchers (MS Teams session)
3pm - 4pm    Research Professional Training Session Online live demonstration (MS Teams)
4pm - 5pm   Library Talk - Publishing Open Access: The Options; Ciarán Quinn, Research Support Librarian, MU Library
7pm - 9pm   Same-Sex Mothering: A Roundtable Symposium
7.30pm - 9.30pm   Professor Chi-chi Nwanoku - 'Own it. If you’re not part of the solution, then you are part of the problem' 

Wednesday 20 October

9am - 12.40pm   MU Hamilton Institute Affiliate's Research Event 2021 - Day 2 of 2
1pm - 2.30pm   3MT 3 Minute Thesis Competition
2pm - 3.30pm   Department of International Development, Maynooth Research Week Seminar ‘Recent Research on International Development Practice’
2pm - 4pm   Virtual Undergraduate Research Symposium  
3pm - 4pm   EURAXESS Ireland for Researchers in Ireland | Maynooth University
3pm - 4pm   Digital Humanities and Ogham and Latinate inscriptions from Early Medieval times to the present
4pm - 5pm   MIT CINCS (Communications Information Networks Circuits and Signals) / Hamilton Institute Seminar - Professor Paul Patras, University of Edinburgh; "Making Sense of Mobile Network Traffic using Deep Learning"
7.30pm - 9.30pm   Professor Michael Rothberg - 'Debating the Holocaust: Multidirectional Memory and the Politics of Comparison in Contemporary Germany'

Thursday 21 October

10am - 11am   RTE Brainstorm Workshop 
11am - 12pm   Online panel discussion on diversity in research and 'Picture A Scientist'
12pm - 1pm   Library Talk - Open Access Publishing in MU; Hugh Murphy, Head of Collections and Content, MU Library and Ruth O'Hara, Collections and Content, MU Library
1pm - 2pm   Library Talk - From Pitch to Publication: Writing a book in the field of Library & Information Science
2pm - 3.30pm    MaynoothSparks: A new normal? Research in the post-Covid world

Friday 22 October

11am - 11.30am    Library Talk - E-Legal Deposit Briefing; Honora Faul, Assistant Keeper (Published Collections), National Library of Ireland and Dr. Christoph Schmidt-Supprian, Acting Keeper (Collection Management), The Library of Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin
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