Annual Meeting of Irish Freshwater Biologists 2017

When: Friday 10th March 2017
Where: Dundalk Institute of Technology

Topic: Informing Policy and Management of Freshwaters’.


Organising committee: Dr Eleanor Jennings (Dundalk Institute of Technology), Assoc. Prof. Mary Kelly-Quinn (University College Dublin), Dr Ian Donohue (Trinity College Dublin), Pascal Sweeney (Sweeney Consultancy), Dr Simon Harrison (University College Cork), Maria Walsh (National Biodiversity Data Centre).


The 2017 meeting of freshwater biologists will be held in Dundalk Institute of Technology on Friday March 10th.  The theme of the morning session will be ‘Informing Policy and Management of Freshwaters’.  This session will have 12-minute presentations (plus 3 minutes for questions) of well-advanced or completed projects.  In the afternoon there will be 7-minute presentations (plus 3 minutes for questions) on other well-advanced projects and an opportunity to deliver a 2 minute elevator pitch for new projects. There will be some space for poster presentations.


If you would like to give a presentation on your research please email a title and abstract (150 words) to by the 17th  February.


Advance registration and payment of the €20 non-refundable booking fee is necessary at: before Friday, 3rd March.