Quercus Lecture Series 2020

21 Jan 2020

We are delighted to announce the speakers for this year's Lecture Series. 

Academic Lecture

Speaker: Dr Marc Fabri, Senior Lecturer in Creative Technology from Leeds Beckett University

Date and Location: 21st January, 6pm. Aras na Laoi G30

Title: Supporting autistic students on their journey through higher education: small changes, big impact

Active Citizenship Lecture

Speaker: David Donoghue, former Irish Permanent Representative to the UN.

Date and Location: 27th January, 6pm. Aras na Laoi G30

Title: Global action for a better world:   the potential of the Sustainable Development Goals

Sports Lecture

Speaker: ClĂ­ona O'Leary, Assistant Director of RTE Sport. 

Date and Location: 17th February, 6pm. Aras na Laoi G30

Title: 'Changing the Game' - A Personal Reflection on a career in the TV sports business, and the urgent need for fresh thinking on how sport can play a powerful role in the areas of Gender Equality and Mental Health.

Innovation/Entrepreneurship Lecture

Speaker: Julie Sinnamon, CEO Enterprise Ireland and BTYSE Board member

Date and Location: 24th February, 6pm. Aras na Laoi G30

Title: The role of Innovation and Entrepreneurship in driving the Irish economy

Creative & Performing Arts Lecture

Speaker: Rosaleen Molloy, National Director Music Generation

Date and Location: 4th March, 6pm. Aras na Laoi G30

Title: Music Generation: transforming lives through access to performance music education 


Quercus Talented Students' Programme

G31, The Hub,