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The 2018 MSI Symposium is being held in the Sligo Institute of Technology.

Please find information on the venue, travel details, and a brief description of recommended accommodation.


The MSI symposium will be hosted in Hume Hall. Hume Hall is on the first floor of Block B. Delegates can collect registration packs from the main reception of IT Sligo. This is beside Block B. Parking on-campus is free with the exception of the Visitor carpark which is Pay and Display.



The organisers suggest accommodation in the Clayton Hotel which is in close vicinity to the Symposium venue. The hotel will provide a reduced rate for those staying for the meeting. Please state that you are staying for the MSI meeting and you will be placed on the reduced rate.

Travel Details


Sligo is accessible along a rail line to Dublin, beginning at Dublin Connolly station. See www.irishrail.ie for further information.


Frequent Bus services to and from Sligo are available in Dublin, Galway, and Donegal. Bus Éireann provide services to County Sligo from Dublin, Galway, Donegal and other areas.


Both Sligo and Knock airports are accessible to Sligo town. Taxis and buses are available from the airports to the town. Knock is larger with more available flight options (domestic and international).

Important Dates

  • 2018 Symposium
    April 23rd-24th
  • Abstract Submission
    Extended to April 9th!