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The Institute of Geologists of Ireland was formed in 1999 to promote the geosciences in Ireland and to represent the professional interests of its members. Membership is open to all practising geoscientists who meet the required standards of qualification and experience, and the IGI operates with the support of all the major geoscience based technical societies.  Read more about IGI »

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Latest News

Intraw - Fostering international raw materials cooperation

Within the scope of the European Commission’s Horizon 2020 Programme for Research & Innovation, the 36-month project INTRAW has been launched in February 2015 under the coordination of the European Federation of Geologists (EFG) to foster international cooperation on raw materials.


The IGI’s AGM will be held at 7.00pm Tuesday 26th May, at No. 63 Merrion Square Dublin 2. This will be followed by the presentation of the Medal of Honour and a reception to mark the occasion.

GeolSocNI-Implementing geological disposal of higher activity radioactive waste

Thu, 21 May, 14:00 – 15:30 A talk by senior geologists of Radioactive Waste Management Ltd