The fifth annual Interchanges took place in Renvyle, Connemara, Co Galway,  June 12-14 2019.  Interchanges is an annual micro conference which is an initiative of Connemara West plc, Aquinas College, Michigan and Lourdes University, Ohio.  The conference, gives an opportunity for international colleagues to discuss and exchanges knowledge on research collaboration and projects; study abroad programme set-up and development; internship establishment, development and evaluation;  pedagogical issues in relations to Irish studies subject and faculty professional development opportunities in an Irish context.  In addition to scholarly presentations and exchanges, the conference provides ample networking opportunities at associated social and culture activities.