The head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, is in Dublin today.
She will meet with the Taoiseach Enda Kenny and the Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore this morning before delivering a keynote speech at the Institute of European Affairs.
Ms Lagarde arrived in Dublin yesterday as part of her tour of a number of countries in Europe.
The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund meet with the Taoiseach and Tánaiste at Government Buildings for talks on a number of issues.
She will then deliver a keynote speech on Ireland.
The Minister for Finance Michael Noonan will open the event at Dublin Castle later this morning.