Practical information

Registration is now open.


Dates and venue

We are hosting the 5th VPL Biennale in Kilkenny, Ireland from 6 to 8 May 2024.

The address of the event venue is:

Lyrath Estate Hotel
Paulstown Road
Lyrath

Kilkenny
R95 F685


Prices

Registration includes the full conference programme with refreshments.

Early bird registration (closes 1 February 2024) 
270 euros   
Regular registration400 euros 

Registration


Hotels

All participants are responsible for making their own reservations for accommodation during the Biennale.

You are welcome to make your own arrangements or use one of the hotels that have agreements with the Biennale.

If you choose to book a room at one of the following hotels, please send an e-mail to book a room with the booking reference code indicated.

HotelStars/price per nightDistance from the conference venueOrder
Lyrath Estate Hotel, Paulstown Road, Lyrath, Kilkenny, R95 F6855 stars/200 euro B&B 0 km This is the conference venueCode here
Contact details here
Pembroke Kilkenny, Patrick Street, Kilkenny, R95 E40W4 stars /149-159 euro B&B4.5km – 13 min taxiCode: 360670
Contact details here
Kilkenny River Court Hotel, The Bridge John Street, Kilkenny, R95 Y1044 stars/150 euro B&B4.3km – 12 min taxiCode here
Contact details here

Arrival to Kilkenny from Dublin Airport

Kilkenny City is located approximately 140 km away from Dublin City Airport.

The easiest way to travel to Kilkenny is by taking a bus from the airport. The buses are located right outside the arrival terminal.

For detailed information on how to get to the Lyrath Estate hotel, click here.

For more information and online booking, please visit:


Ireland and COVID-19

There are no COVID-19 restrictions in Ireland, either domestically or at the border. Ireland welcomes you.


Refunds

Registrations cancelled more than 30 days before the event are eligible for a 50% refund of the registration fees paid.

Registrations cancelled less than 30 days before the event are no longer eligible for a refund, however, it will be possible to transfer your registration to a colleague via Eventbrite.