To register for the conference, please download this form [Word doc] and send it with your detail as soon as possible to the address specified on the form.


Getting to and from Cork

Cork is served by Cork Airport, which has several flights a day to and from Britain and continental Europe. Cork Airport is located around 6.5 km away from University College Cork and 7.5 km from the city centre. For people travelling from outside of Europe, or for when there is no direct flight available, Cork airport is well connected with Dublin by train and bus, Shannon by bus, Belfast by train and  bus, and Britain (particularly London) by air.

For Train timetables, see the Iarnród Éireann/Irish Rail website here

For Bus timetables, see the Bus Éireann website here


A number of hotels are all in immediate proximity of the university campus, while others are located in Cork City centre. Bed&Breakfast and Guest Houses facing the university’s main campus offer guestrooms equipped with all facilities and welcoming atmosphere. Please note that these accommodation options are offered as suggestions only, and that we are not in a position to comment on the level of service provided.

Please note that the Cork Film Festival is due to take place at the same time of the Conference. It is advisable to book your accommodation well in advance, as the city will be very busy during the Festival.

Hotels near UCC:

River Lee Hotel +353 (0)21 425 2700 –

Hayfield Manor +353 (0)21 484 5900 –

Kingsley +353 (0)21 480 0500 –

Lancaster Lodge +353 (0)21 425 1125 –

Bed&Breakfast accommodation:

Garnish House +353 (0)21 427 5111 –

Fernroyd House +353 (0)21 427 1460 –

Blarney Stone Guesthouse +353 (0)21 427 0083 –

Killarney House +353 (0)21 427 0290 –

Redclyff House +353 (0)21 427 3220 –

Anam Cara Guest House +353 (0)21 427 1617 –

Rose Lodge +353 (0)21 427 2958 –

Cork City

For further details of travel to and from Cork City and University College Cork and important information on the university, please follow the link to UCC’s Visitors website

For information on Cork Tourism, including a list of things to do, accommodation choices and restaurants, see here

For the Lonely Planet guide to Cork City, see here

The University is served by bus numbers 205 and 208 from the city centre. For a map of Cork City, including directions from the city centre to UCC, see here

For Weather in Cork, see here

Cork Film Festival

The Cork Film Festival will take place in the city on 10–19 November 2017. The programme will be published in October here.


University College Cork

Established in 1845, University College Cork is one of the premier research institutions in Ireland. UCC is located in the western part of Cork city, 1 km from the city ceUCCntre. The main parts of UCC’s campus are along Western Road and College Road.

UCC Campus Maps


The conference will take place in the O’Rahilly Building, on UCC’s main campus.