Early Career Day: 23rd February 2023 in Teagasc Ashtown, Dublin.

The AESI Early Career Day will take place at Teagasc Ashtown on Thursday 23rd February 2023. The event will start at 9:30 with registration and finish at 4:00.

 Papers written by PhD students and post-doctoral researchers on any topic related to the economics of agriculture and food, the bioeconomy, natural resources and rural development will be presented.

The event will include a panel session on career opportunities with contributions from various career fields. The Bob O’Connor prize will be awarded for the best paper by a PhD student.

You can download the programme here,

The book of abstracts is available here.

Please email any questions to

Local organizing committee: Lorraine Balaine (Teagasc), Tracy Bradfield (UCC), Brian Leonard (UCD), David Stead (UCD), Fiona Thorne (Teagasc).