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Conferences to Impress,
Events to Inspire

Look no further than University College Dublin for all the world-class facilities organisers could expect on one site.

Events at UCD

About

An events venue determined to impress

Welcome to University College Dublin, the premier conference and events destination that offers a winning combination of world-class facilities, an ideal location and an immersive atmosphere. As an internationally renowned conference venue, we cater to a wide range of events, ensuring a seamless and an unforgettable experience. 

Our expansive 300-acre Belfield Campus boasts over 120 versatile meeting and events spaces, providing you with unparalleled flexibility to tailor to your event itinerary. Whether you are organising a conference, seminar, or workshop, our adaptable conference spaces can accommodate any activity seamlessly. We understand the importance of creating an environment that fosters collaboration, innovation and success.

Strategically located only 4km from Dublin city centre, UCD offers unparalleled convenience for attendees. Our prime proximity to the M50 ensures easy accessibility for both local and international guests, while ample public transport networks make commuting hassle-free.

Discover why University College Dublin is the top choice for conferences and events. Enquire today and speak to our dedicated team of experts how your vision can become a reality.

Meet Our Team

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Mary Beth Jennings

Operations Manager

15 years ago Mary-Beth started at UCD as Conference and Events Manager with her proficient experience in hotels, hospitality and events. In 2020 she took up the role of Operations Manager for the UCD University Club and O’Reilly Hall.

In her free time, she supports her two boys, indulges in Musical Theatre and plays tennis at her local club.

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Fiona Rodgers

Conference and Events Manager

An established Conference Manager who has extensive expertise in the execution of events has strong organisation and event planning skills with demonstrated experience within the Higher Education Industry.

Fiona is an avid runner although she would say –“more of a fast walk”, has an interest in food and loves to cook – she is never happier than when creating a wholesome dish for friends and family.

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Anna Elizabeth Quinn

Senior Conference and Events Coordinator

Anna-Elizabeth Quinn, UCD Graduate with a background in theatre production and administration. Her events began with her voluntary work with UCD Student societies, where she was the Events and Public Relations Officer for UCD LGBTQ+ before going on to the position of Auditor during her masters year. She joined the team as the Conference and Events Coordinator in 2020 and oversees bookings for O'Reilly Hall.

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Anne Marie Fisher

Sales and Marketing Manager

A key member of the team since 2019 prior to the opening of the UCD University Club. With a great number of years of experience at some of Ireland's most successful hotels, she places great emphasis on customer service and satisfaction.

When not in the office Anne Marie is an avid rugby supporter, loves the great outdoors and spending time with family and friends and is always up for a laugh.

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Nicole McCarron

Marketing Executive

Nicole McCarron, a UCD Graduate, joined the Sales & Marketing Team in 2022. With a number of years of experience in Retail Management, Nicole opted for a career change after completing a Postgraduate Diploma in Advertising and Digital Marketing during the COVID-19 Pandemic.

A native of Donegal, Nicole enjoys running, hiking and the GAA. In her spare time, she is an avid reader and crocheter.

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Simon Greene

Membership Sales Executive

Simon, a UCD graduate, is an experienced sales and customer service professional with a varied background in hotels and tourism. He aims to ensure that existing members have a welcoming and inclusive experience and to continue to help attract new members to the club.

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Anamaria Mare

Receptionist

Also called: “Annie”, is the first person who will meet you with a big smile when you enter the UCD University Club. She would be more than happy to assist you when you need help and enjoy a bit of delightful conversation, so feel free to share any news with her on your arrival.

When she is not working she is pitchside to support her footballer boys.

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We have been holding events in UCD for a number of years. The staff there provide a great service, which helps us to organise successful events for our members. We have found them to be supportive, efficient, flexible and professional at all times.
The Institute of Banking
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Our brief and output are different each time and is a well-situated space to adapt to our needs. The team on site is extremely professional and always a pleasure to work with. I would have no reservations recommending O'Reilly Hall as a venue.
CMS Marketing
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2019 European Conference on Operational Research with 2500 delegates, is regarded as one of the most successful conferences in their 30 year history and this is in no small part due to the wonderful team and the state of the art facilities at UCD.
2019 European Conference on Operational Research (EURO 2019)
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Contact UCD Conference and Events

UCD O'Reilly Hall, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland.
T: +353 1 716 2622 | E: event.sales@ucd.ie | Location Map(opens in a new window)