Upcoming meeting – 12/13 May 2022 in Galway

The AESI conference will take place at the National University of Ireland Galway on Friday 13 May 2022 with a pre-conference workshop and reception on Thursday 12 May 2022.

The conference features a panel session on Irish Agriculture and Climate Change, and the Presidential Address will be given by Dr Kevin Hanrahan (Teagasc).  

The pre-conference workshop will provide an introduction to Open Science Framework and we will award the Bob O’Connor prize for the best paper by a postgraduate researcher.

Call for papers

We invite submissions of papers to be considered for the conference programme. Contributions may be on any area in economics of the agricultural and food sector, natural resources and rural development, and related topics.

The deadline for submissions is Monday 28 February 2022. If you are a postgraduate researcher, please indicate if you want to be considered for the Bob O’Connor prize.

Please submit your abstract (max 2 pages) by email to