About the venue and getting there
The conference will take place at the Atlantic Technological University Sligo, Ash Lane, Ballytivnan, Sligo, F91 YW50. Also, this will be meeting place in the morning for those going on the site visit. Bus transfers have been arranged to bring delegates to and from Lough Talt Water Treatment Plant.
Personal Protective Equipment, PPE
For the site visit, delegates are kindly asked to bring their own PPE including boots, hats, hi-vis, glasses and gloves. There will be a limited amount of spare PPE on the day for anyone who needs it, so please indicate that you will need PPE provided on the day when you register.
Travelling to the venue
As part of CIWEM’s commitment to tackling the climate and ecological emergency we would encourage delegates to use the most environmentally sustainable means of transport possible.
Mac Diarmada, Sligo railway station is at Knappagh Road, Abbeyquarter North, Sligo. Iarnród Éireann trains run an intercity service from Dublin Connolly railway station to Mac Diarmada, Sligo Railway Station for those coming from the capital.
Sligo bus station is at Lord Edward Street, Knappagh Road Sligo F91 AW02. Bus routes 982, S1 & S2 run between Sligo Railway station and ATU.
By foot | cycle
ATU is 28 minutes’ walk from Mac Diarmada, Sligo railway station or 7 minutes cycle ride.
If you are coming by car, please consider sharing the journey with others to reduce your environmental footprint.