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IUTAM Symposium 2012:
"Understanding Common Aspects of Extreme Events in Fluids"

Venue, Practical Information and Useful Links


Location - University College Dublin is located 4 km south of Dublin city centre (Dublin map showing UCD location). The address of UCD is:

University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland

The symposium will be held in the Clinton Auditorium, John Hume Global Irish Institute  (Number 30 on the UCD Campus Map).

John Hume Global Irish Institute (Clinton Building)

City BusUCD is easily accessed from the City Centre by Dublin Bus (number 2, 3, 46a and 11b). Bus fare can only be paid using coins or a prepaid card, available at newstands.

Plane - From Dublin International Airport, the Aircoach bus provides a regular service which passes by UCD.

Train - Dublin is served by two railway stations: Connolly and Heuston. Connolly Station is located in the city centre. There are frequent connecting services from Heuston Station to the city centre. For further information, go to the Irish Rail website.

Taxi - It is usually easy to hail a taxi in the city centre. It is more difficult in the UCD area. If you need a taxi from UCD, it is usually easier to book a taxi by phone.







Roebuck Accomodation Room   Roebuck Residences

A number of rooms (single ensuite) have been reserved on the UCD Roebuck Residences campus accommodation facilities (number 57 on the UCD Campus Map), from the 1st to the 7th of July 2012. All rooms have free Wi-Fi access. If you require accommodation at the UCD Roebuck Residences, please follow this dedicated link:

(NOTE: When UCD accommodation becomes unavailable, the above link will not work)

Price is €50 inclusive of VAT, per person per night including a breakfast voucher at the UCD restaurant. Bookings will be taken on a first-come first-served basis. Once you have done the booking online at the above dedicated link, you must notify us by sending a message to the following e-mail address:     susan DOT yeates AT ucd DOT ie

Off-campus accommodation options close to UCD: Radisson Blu St. Helen's Hotel, Stillorgan Park Hotel, Bewley's Hotel Ballsbridge, Hampton Hotel, Burlington Hotel.

Also, there are several B&Bs and guesthouses available in the Donnybrook area.






Dublin is a vibrant city offering a wide range of leisure and entertainment options. For more information visit the Visit Dublin website .