Aer Lingus chief executive Christoph Mueller criticised the notion that in Ireland, everything but a university education is seen as inferior. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Ireland needs a more disruptive approach to education with science “woefully underrepresented” in the country, the Global Irish Economic Forum has hea(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Tanaiste Eamon Gilmore  at the Global Irish Economic forum in Dublin Castle today. Photo: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Ireland has too many universities and needs a more disruptive approach to education, the chairman and CEO of Glen Dimplex has said.Speaking today at t(...)

Laura O’Connell

Four years have passed since Bill Clinton, Denis O’Brien and Bono sang Ireland’s praises at the first Global Irish Economic Forum. This assembly of po(...)