Top 10 Sustainability Considerations For Events

Events, trade shows, conferences, and awards ceremonies have become the key for businesses to boost marketing and establish deeper connections with audiences. We’re delighted to welcome back in-person events this year and encourage our partners and organisers to keep climate change in the front of their minds as they organise these important gatherings. DCU event […]

Event Trends for 2022

In March 2020, the global pandemic effectively killed the live event industry overnight. If it wasn’t for the super-fast innovation and creativity of event organisers, the entire industry would have collapsed entirely. Virtual events, concerts, exhibitions, performances, and trade shows quickly became a part of everyday life during lockdowns. Keeping up to date with the […]

What we have learned about planning events from Covid

Meet at DCU boardroom for 30 people

As life slowly but surely adapts to yet another new normal, we are happy to welcome the return of in-person events, conferences and concerts. Our Dublin conference venue and our team have adapted to new ways of hosting, facilitating, and coordinating these events to keep up with demand and changing restrictions. We’ve had to be […]

Meet In DCU and Dublin Reopen

We are delighted to welcome back full capacity events and conferences to Dublin and DCU are ready and waiting to help you host your next event safely. DCU is a perfect venue for all types of events, from concerts & large-scale information sessions to interviews & board meetings. We can accommodate anything from 5 to […]

5 Things To Look For in a Conference Venue

DCU Hall at the Helix

If you’ve just decided to hold an event in Dublin, where do you start planning? First things first, the conference venue is one of the most important decisions you have to make. Choosing the right venue for your event in Dublin will elevate your conference or event, ensuring the organisers and guests truly enjoy a […]

Conference Ambassador Programme

DCU Glasnevin campus view of the theatre style room for 112 people

Dublin is one of the centres of European commerce and a prime location for both national and international conferences. We have a great selection of conference venues across the country, including one of the most flexible and uniquely historical Dublin events venues – DCU campus. The Conference Ambassador Programme aims to offer support to those who want […]

Planners Toolkit – Things to Know When Planning a Conference.

Purcell House in DCU All Hallows Campus viewed from gardens

Planners Toolkit – Things To Know When Planning A Conference Conference Whether you are a novice planning your first event or an experienced planner who is used to the hard work and detail that goes into organising events, it’s good practice to develop your own version of a planner’s toolkit. It makes your life easier, […]

Make A Trip Out Of Your Dublin Conference

DCU conference venue close to Dublin City Centre

Make a trip out of your Dublin conference If you’re lucky enough to have your conference in our excellent conference and events venue in DCU, why not extend your trip and make it a mini-break! Dublin is not only an excellent business and events location, with many multi-national companies’ European headquarters based here, we also offer […]

Your Business Travel Guide To Dublin

DCU All Hallows Campus with Purcell and Drumcondra House

Dublin may be small in size compared to other European capitals but what it lacks in surface area, it more than makes up for in versatility and personality. Many global giants have chosen to base their European Headquarters in Dublin, such as Google, Facebook, HubSpot, PayPal, Microsoft, Yahoo and Airbnb. Business travellers from all over […]

How To Select The Right Meeting Room

view of the board meeting room from the top of the table at DCU St Patricks campus

How To Select The Right Meeting Room If you’re planning a conference or event soon, how do you decide which space is right for you? In DCUs multiple conference venues, we have a huge variety of event spaces depending on the style and size of your specific meeting. The problem may be choosing the exact […]