Dublin Convention Centre

The Convention Centre Dublin is Ireland’s only purpose-built convention centre, located in the heart of Dublin city.

The Convention Centre Dublin was developed to provide a world-class conference venue in the heart of Ireland’s capital city. Located just 15 minutes from the airport in Dublin’s Docklands, the finance and technology hub of the city, The CCD is ideally positioned to entice the international business tourism market.

To date, we have won 33 industry awards, and continue to position Ireland on the world stage for international conferences, congresses and events. We strive to offer a truly world-class venue in every sense, from the quality of the facility, through to every aspect of our service. Our aim is to offer conference and event organisers, as well as conference delegates, an unrivalled event experience. 

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Hotel near Convention Centre 

The Convention Centre is Ireland's world class purpose-built international conference and event venue. Prepare to experience a conference location like no other, right in the heart of Dublin, dedicated to delivering inspiring events. The North Star Hotel, one of Dublins top hotels is perfectly located in Dublin city centre should you like to attend an exhibition or a conference hosted by The Convention Centre. If you are looking for a hotel with less then 10 minutes walking distance, that can offer you a comfortable and unique Dublin hospitality experience the North Star Hotel is the perfect choice! Located just  2 LUAS stops from the Convention Centre getting to your event couldn't be easier.

Designed by Pritzker award-winning Irish-born architect Kevin Roche, the Convention Centre has quickly become a landmark building. Its stunning design includes a unique glass-fronted atrium running the full height of the building, which gives visitors panoramic views of the River Liffey, Dublin city centre and the Wicklow mountains. The Convention Centre was designed and finished to the highest specifications and incorporates the latest technology throughout.

The Convention Centre Boasts:

  • 22 purpose-built meeting rooms
  • 2,000 seat Auditorium with full theatrical stage and fly tower
  • 4,500 square metres of exhibition space
  • Theatre capacity for 3,000 delegates in The Forum
  • Banqueting facilities for up to 2,000 guests
  • Intimate boardrooms, large and small halls and meeting rooms
  • Cutting edge technology and wi-fi throughout
  • Six spacious foyer areas
  • Stunning views of Dublin city, bay and mountains on upper foyer levels
  • Two large cargo lifts including a truck container lift
  • Located beside the new ‘LUAS’ tram line with its own station
  • Minutes from Dublin Port Ferry Terminal
  • Only 20 minutes from Dublin Airport
  • Within walking distance of many hotels, restaurants and attractions

The 4 star North Star Hotel is the ideal hotel accommodation near the Convention Centre and provides contemporary surroundings with professional friendly service.  Book your stay at the 4 Star North Star Hotel for your Dublin conference in the Convention Centre. For accommodation near the Convention Centre Dublin think the North Star Hotel just a 10 minute walk.

Upcoming Events 

July 2019

  • INQUA 2019 25th July 2019
  • 20th Congress of the international Union for Quaternary Science (INQUA) 25th July 2019

August 2019

  • The Other World of Ireland 10th August 2019
  • Dublin Comic Con 11th August 2019
  • Dublin 2019 An Irish Worldcon 15th August 2019
  • International Food Science Conference 2019-The Science of Food Safety 21st August 2019

September 2019

  • 19th Congress of the International Headache Society 5th September 2019
  • Women in Tech Dublin 12th September 2019
  • EANS 2019 24th September 2019
  • Ocean Energy Europe 30th September 2019

October 2019

  • Usenix SREcon 2nd October 2019
  • Federation of European Nutrition Societies ( FENS) 13th European Nutrition Conference 15th  October 2019
  • PCI 2019 Europe Community Meeting 22nd October 2019
  • ISF’s 30th Annual World Congress 26th October 2019

November 2019

  • 28th ICDE World Conference on Online Learning 6th November 2019
  • Export Industry Awards 2019 8th November 2019


  • European Mining Convention 3rd December 2019


January 2020

  • Pendulum Summit 8th January 2020
  • Airfinance Journal Dublin 2020 21st January 2020

April 2020

  • ESGE Days 23rd April 2020

May 2020

  • 16th ESC Congress 13th May 2020
  • JCI European Conference 27th May 2020

June 2020

  • IEEE ICC 2020 :IEEE International Conference on Communications 2020 7th June 2020

July 2020

  • Vision 2020 12th July 2020

August 2020

  • ISRRT 2020 World Congress 26th August 2020


April 2021

  • 67th Annual Meeting of the Rennaissance Society of America 8th April 2021

August 2022

  • EuChems 2022 28th August 2022

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