Registration and Information

Annual Conference 2017 Dublin Ireland



8-9 June 2017

Registration Information 

Register for the conference – those outside Ireland

Getting around and accommodation

1. Getting to the University College Dublin

The conference takes place in the Heath Sciences building on the main University College Dublin campus, which is located at Belfield, a 132 hectare site, 4km south of Dublin city centre. Before departing your home, we recommend you take a look at the UCD website, and maps of the campus and surrounding areas. The UCD website can be accessed at:

Plane: Dublin is served by Dublin International Airport, which is located north of Dublin City Centre. For further information on Dublin Airport and Flights please visit Aer Rianta. There are frequent connecting buses from the airport to the city centre, including a special shuttle service, Airlink which brings passengers directly to Busáras (Central Bus Station, Dublin).

Aircoach: operates a coach service from Dublin Airport to Leopardstown / Sandyford / Stillorgan which passes UCD. Further details available at

Train: Dublin is served by two main railway stations: Connolly Station and Heuston Station. It is a short walk from Connolly Station to O’Connell Street, where the Dublin Bus numbers 2, 11 and 46A can be boarded for UCD. The route 145 provides a direct route from Heuston Station to UCD via the city centre. For further information please visit Iarnróad Eireann (Irish Rail)
Bus: Dublin Bus: Dublin Bus numbers 2, 3, 11, 17, 39A, 46A, 84 and 145 all provide services to the Belfield campus. The 39A terminates within the Belfield campus, and can be boarded from in the City Centre from College Street. The numbers 2, 3, 11 and 46A can be boarded at O’Connell Street.

Several additional Xpresso services operate directly to campus during morning and evening peak. For timetable information please visit the Dublin Bus website and search for “University College Dublin”

Taxis: There are usually an adequate number of taxis in operation in the city centre at any given time. It is possible to hail a taxi from the street, but convenient taxi ranks are located on O’Connell Street, Middle Abbey Street, Dame Street and St Stephens Green.

2. Accommodation Information

Accommodation must be booked separately by delegates. A limited number of single ensuite rooms on campus are available at €63.75 per night. Please use this link to book:

Booking accommodation at UCD

Accommodation in Dublin

Last minute hotels


3. Dublin and Surrounds

Dublin is a vibrant city with lots on offer for everyone.

Visit Dublin

Lonely Planet Dublin

Dublin City

Contact the Conference Organisers