Featured Events

From Monaghan to Medicine – An interview with Prof. Sam Mc Conkey

Sam Mc Conkey has become a household name throughout the Covid 19 pandemic.  Join us as Frank Mc Nally chats with Sam about how his life has taken him from the small Village of Killeevan, Co. Monaghan to a trusted Medical expert in the midst of a Global pandemic.

Sun 8th Nov @ 7pm

Booking: https://www.crowdcast.io/e/sammcconkey

Managing Well-Being in Strange times with Psychologist Dr. Eddie Murphy

Dr. Eddie Murphy Clinical Psychologist, and Adjunct Associate Professor, UCD School of Psychology. He is probably better known to you as the psychologist on RTE’s Operation Transformation where his practical, respectful and hope orientated approach has a strong solution focus. His passion and enthusiam about wellbeing is anchored in evidenced base psychology. 

Monday 9th  @ 7pm

Booking: https://www.crowdcast.io/e/dr--eddie-murphy--cavan

The Science of Teenagers with Dr. Declan Mc Kenna

If you have ever been a Teenager or are about to become one, you won’t want to miss this fantastic insight to the Teenagers brain.  Not only will Declan give you the scientific facts, but he’ll have you laughing out loud along the way as you discover why the Teenage years are so ‘challenging’.

Thursday 12th Nov @ 7pm

Booking: https://www.crowdcast.io/e/the-science-of-teenagers

Cavan Monaghan Science Festival, a regional Festival celebrating, exploring and promoting the wonders of science, technology, engineering arts and maths (STEAM) in our everyday lives. The festival is a Monaghan County Council and Cavan County Council initiative in partnership with Cavan Monaghan ETB, and generously funded by Science Foundation Ireland.

With events from astronomy to zoology, the festival wants everyone to come out to discover more wonders of science in our everyday lives. Science is very important in our lives. We all benefit from scientific knowledge from the food we eat, the air we breathe to how we sleep. Science and technology power our world, improves our health and can even entertain us. Everywhere you look, there is science!

We will have some of the best national and international scientists, researchers, speakers, creators and artists to take you on a new road of discovery from the Science of Superheroes to Nanotechnology, Science behind Baking to Crime Scene Investigation, Wonders of the Cosmos, Water for Wellness to the Mystery of Food Labelling or try your hand at Coding, Podcasting, 3D cad, Lego storyland, to dealing with serious topics such as Cancer, HPV, Autism, Dementia.

Discover! Be inspired! Science Festival Steering Committee

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Cavan Monaghan Science Week Promotional Video