The BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition (BTYSE
) is one of Ireland's premiere science education events, welcoming thousands of pupils to the Royal Dublin Society each year to spark their interest in all things scientific.
Geological Survey Ireland participates each year, and organises an interactive stand for children and parents. The stand is a joint effort among the Geoscience community with displays from the Geological Survey Ireland programmes
, the Irish Geological Association (IGA
), Dublin Institute of Advanced Studies (DIAS
), the National Museum of Ireland (NMI
) and the Petroleum Affairs Division (PAD
We also sponsor the Geological Survey Ireland BTYSE Award - which is given to the project that makes the best use of geological data and techniques.