Conference registration is now open!

Early Registration Deadline: 14th July 2018 (Extended)

Register Now!

Registration for Photonics Ireland 2018 is now open – click on the above link to go to the payment website. Three types of registration are available:

  • Standard Full Delegate: €350 (Early registration) / €400 (Late registration). This includes access to all 3 days of the conference, and the conference dinner.
  • Student Rate: €150 (Early registration) / €200 (Late registration). Includes 3 days of conference and conference dinner. N.B. Students will be required to show student ID on arrival at the venue.
  • 1-Day Pass: €150. For access to either the Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday only (select day when booking). The conference dinner is not included.

The deadline to avail of the early registration rate has been extended to 14th July 2018, so book soon!

Registration is through the CIT Events website:

If you need to pay using a method other than credit card, or for other queries regarding registration, please email


‘Industry & Entrepreneurship’ Session

FREE for Industry Attendees

A special session will be held on the morning of Wednesday 5th September (09:00 – 13:30) focussing on Industry & Entrepreneurship. It will highlight collaboration and cooperation between academia and industry, with speakers providing information on funding agencies and funding opportunities, ongoing collaborative engagements across a range of photonics application areas, and a panel discussion. The schedule for the session is available now on the Programme page.

To encourage industry involvement, attendance at the session will be FREE for Industry Attendees. While attendance is free, pre-registration is required – this is handled separately to the main conference registration. Please click below to register for the ‘Industry & Entrepreneurship’ session:

[Note: All paid conference registrants are automatically registered for the ‘Industry & Entrepreneurship’ session – there is no need to re-register.]