2016 Scholars Presentation on their Global Focus Programme

Presentation by the 6 Scholars of 2016 and Maeve O’Keeffe (2015 Scholar) to the Nuffield Ireland Conference in Dublin 14th October 2016, on their Global Focus Programme. This presentation covers the key learnings, key messages and outstanding people or experiences on each of their GFP itineraries in 2016. Read More

Brian Rushe – 2015 Scholar

Presentation of Brian Rushe’s report to the Nuffield Ireland Conference, 14th October 2016. Topic: ‘Speaking Up For Agriculture – Protecting Farming’s Social Licence’. Read More

Joe Burke – 2015 Scholar

Presentation of Joe Burke’s report to the Nuffield Ireland Conference, 14th October 2016. Topic: ‘Efficient, Sustainable Beef Production using Dairy-Bred Animals’.   Read More

Aidan Gleeson – 2015 Scholar

Presentation of Aidan Gleeson’s report to the Nuffield Ireland Conference in Dublin, 14th October 2016. Topic: ‘The Beef Farmer, Processor Relationship; What Needs to Change?’   Read More

John Buckley – 2015 Scholar

Presentation of John Buckley’s Report to the Nuffield Ireland Conference in Dublin, October 14th 2016. Topic: ‘People Skills: The Biggest Challenge Facing Irish Agriculture’. Read More

Date for your diary – Nuffield Conference 2017 – Friday 6th October 2017

The Nuffield Conference 2017 will be held on Friday 6th October 2017 in the Castleknock Hotel, Dublin 15. This will feature the reports of the 2016 scholars, a presentation on the 2017 Global Focus Programmes by the 2017 scholars, an introduction to the new 2018 scholars and a guest speaker who will give the Keynote address. The Conference dinner will take place on that Friday evening. In 2016, there was a record attendance at the event, and the momentum from that conference suggests that the numbers will grow further in 2017. Please hold this date in your diary. Booking will Read More

2015 Nuffield Scholar Reports published

A number of the Scholar Reports for the 2015 Nuffield Ireland Scholars have been published, and are now available online. All of the scholars made a presentation of their report, and their findings and recommendations at the Nuffield Ireland Conference on 14th October 2016. Click on the name in the photo if you wish to download a copy of the scholars report. The remaining reports are being finalised, and will be published shortly. The Scholars topics were Read More

New 2017 Nuffield Ireland Scholars selected

Nuffield Ireland has selected 6 scholars for the 2017 scholarships. The new scholars were introduced at the recent Nuffield Conference in Castleknock on Friday 14th October. The new scholars are Lorcan Allen, Owen Brodie, Bryan Hynes, Niall O’Regan, Ed Payne and Eamon Sheehan.   Read More