During ESERA 2017 there will be many opportunities to meet and network with colleagues while in Dublin. Delegates should indicate their wish to attend any of the events below on the online registration form.

the-helixWelcome Reception
Date: 21st August 2017
Location: The Helix, DCU
Time: 19:00 – 20:30

All delegates are invited to attend the conference Welcome Reception. Food and drinks will be served.

Early Researchers Reception

Date: 22nd August 2017
Location: DCU
Time: 19:00 – 20:30
This reception is in honour of the Early Career Researchers and their supervisors in an effort to encourage informal communication about career options and future development. The ESERA Board and the Local Organising Committee would cordially like to extend an invitation to all delegates to this reception.
Food and drinks will be served.



Traditional Irish “Céilí” Night
Date: 24th August 2017
Location: The Helix, DCU
Time: 19:30 – 23:30
Ticket Price: €50+VAT (€61.50)

Delegates are invited to purchase tickets to attend the Traditional Irish “Céilí” Night, to bid a fond farewell to old friends and new, made at the ESERA 2017 conference.

A céilí is a traditional Irish social gathering, in contemporary usage, it involves playing Gaelic folk music and dancing. An informal dinner and drinks will also be served on the night, to allow delegates the opportunity to take part in traditional Irish dance themselves. Guests are also invited to watch professional dancers and musicians and are guaranteed a night of the famous Irish “ceol agus craic”. (music and fun).

Over 18s only.

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