About INEC Killarney Convention Centre

INEC Killarney Convention Centre
INEC Killarney Convention Centre
Muckross Road
Killarney, Co. Kerry V93
Fax: +353 (0) 64 6632646
Elevation: 82 ' (25m)

Meetings at This Location

The essence of legends, poetry and music, Killarney's lure is both timeless and enchanting. Bewitching lakes, awesome mountains and 25,000 acres of National Parkland provides the magnificent setting for one of Ireland's most internationally acclaimed towns, Killarney.

Located in the South West of the Country, Killarney is well serviced by road, rail access with international air access through both Cork and Limerick airports. The nearest domestic airport is located in Farranfore, Co. Kerry which is a mere 15 minute transfer to Killarney.

Killarney has been welcoming visitors from all over the world for over two hundred years. However, people no longer choose to visit Killarney just for its breathtaking beauty. Today numerous visitors are drawn to Killarney for the town's first class conferencing facilities and lodging. These excellent facilities, Killarney Convention Centre, combined with Killarney's magnificent scenery make it an ideal, all-inclusive choice for conferences.

Click here for a map of Killarney and surrounding area

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The food included will be:
  • breakfast is provided each day as part of the Gleneagle Hotel and The Brehon lodging packages (purchased through the link on Keystone Symposia website
  • coffee breaks
  • Social Hour with light snacks during poster sessions
The food offered varies by site. Menus of the daily food offered, as well as menus for area restaurants, when available, will be posted on-site. Social Hour is provided in order to give attendees an opportunity to socialize, enjoy a light snack and participate in the poster session. Limited seating is available.

If you have dietary restrictions, please click on the "Attendees With Special Needs" tab above for more information.

Weather in Killarney.

Ireland has a mild, temperate climate with summer temperatures generally ranging from 60°F/15°C to 70°F/20°C. Temperatures in spring and fall are generally 50°F/10°C and in winter between 40°F/5°C and 46°F/8°C. Snow is rare but rain showers can occur at any time of the year.

For a short video that explains all this, click here.

Clothing Note:

The meetings are "resort casual" in dress (khakis, jeans, casual shirts, sweaters). Even if you are not participating in outdoor activities, we suggest you bring clothes appropriate for local weather temperatures. Clothes that can be layered, for use both indoors and outdoors, will work

Special Needs


Scientists with disabilities are welcome and encouraged to participate in Keystone Symposia meetings.

Please contact Keystone Symposia Attendee Services at +1 970-262-1230 or by email at info@keystonesymposia.org for accessibility information and additional information regarding special services, such as:

  • Free registration to assistants or companions needed for note-taking or personal care.
  • Preferred lodging options for persons with limited mobility.
  • Assistance locating the most optimal handicapped-accessible lodging.

In some cases, accommodations for individuals with disabilities are limited so attendees are encouraged to make arrangements well in advance of the meeting.

Dietary Restrictions

If you have special dietary restrictions (i.e., kosher, gluten-free, etc.) please contact Keystone Symposia Attendee Services at +1 970-262-1230 or by email at info@keystonesymposia.org.

If possible, please try to contact us at least two weeks before the meeting starts so we may make arrangements with the resort or conference center.

NOTE: Vegetarian options are available at Keystone Symposia meal functions, so you do not need to contact us.

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