63rd Annual Irish Geological Research Meeting
28/02/2020 17:00
01/03/2020 17:00
Radisson Hotel, Athlone, Co. Westmeath
Northgate Street, Athlone, Ireland
From Dublin by car: It takes around 1h 30min via M4 or M6 (125km).
From Galway by car: It takes around 1h via M6 (86km).
Athlone is well serviced by bus and train, the train station and Bus Eireann depot are co-located approximately 1km from the Radisson Hotel.

How to attend:

The 63rd Annual IGRM hosted by Geological Survey Ireland


A full programme  will be posted soon but the weekend will open with a reception on Friday, 6pm followed by the first of our guest lectures at 7pm. Saturday will include a full day of talks and poster presentations with our second evening lecture followed by a short reception and annual dinner. The talks and poster session will conclude on Sunday with the presentation of the prizes for Best Student Talk and Best Student Poster.



The meeting is free to attend however registration is required through our eventbrite page.



Abstract submission:

Abstracts will be accepted until 24 January and must be submitted as per the instructions and template which you can download here. If this link does not work, please contact research@gsi.ie for the word file.

Submission of an abstract is not registration – registration must be done separately via the eventbrite link above.



A block of rooms have been reserved in the hotel and will be held until one month before the event, please used the reference IGRM2020. Single rooms are €129 per night and double rooms are €139 per night when booking directly with the hotel.

Other hotels within walking distance include the Prince of Wales Hotel, the Sheraton Hotel and the Shamrock Lodge Hotel plus a number of B&Bs and apartments.


If you would like to sponsor IGRM2020 please contact research@gsi.ie for information.

Queries regarding the meeting to research@gsi.ie