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. 

Upcoming Events

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.

For a list of Upcoming Events at the Convention Centre:

Upcoming Events


Upcoming Events


January 2019

  • Airfinance Journal Dublin 2019  22nd January 2019 

February 2019

 The Ibec Business Leaders Conference 26th February 2019 

March 2019

  • Dublin Comic Con 9th March
  • PM Summit 2019 13th March
  • Alltech Craft Brews + Food Fair 14th March
  • Audio Engineering Society 146th AES Convention 20th March 2019
  • Thrive Festival 30th March 2019 

April 2019

  • The 18th World Congress of the Academy of Human Reproduction 3rd April
  • Festival of Neuroscience  2019 -14th April 2019
  • European Mentoring and Coaching Council 24th April 2019 

May 2019 

  • Annual Global Funds Conference 23rd May 2019 

June 2019

  • Global DIY Summit 5th June 2019
  • 27th European Conference on General Thoracic Surgery 9th June 2019
  • Europaediatrics 2019  13th January 2019
  • Velo City 25th June  2019 

July 2019

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

August 2019 

  • Dublin 2019 An Irish Worldcon 15th August 2019

October 2019 

  • Federation of European Nutrition Societies ( FENS) 13th European Nutrition Conference  15th October 2019



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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