University College Dublin


University College Dublin (UCD) is a research university in Dublin, Ireland. With over 1,480 faculty and 32,000 students, it is Ireland’s largest university.

The international standing of UCD has grown in recent years; it is currently ranked within the top 1% of institutions world-wide. UCD is also Ireland’s most globally engaged university with students drawn from over 120 countries, and includes 5,500 students based at locations outside of Ireland. The University’s main Dublin campus occupies an extensive parkland estate of more than 130 hectares and offers world-leading facilities including the UCD O’Brien Centre for Science, UCD School of Veterinary Medicine, UCD Veterinary Hospital and O’Reilly Hall.

Click here to download a map of the campus, please note the O’Brien Centre for Science where the conference is being held is number 67 on the map, the opening ceremony is adjacent to this in the O’Reilly Hall (number 45).