Our capital city is a vibrant, accessible and inspirational city which is steeped in tradition, yet young at heart.

Dublin is a hub for business and creativity, with a culture of welcoming people for events and festivals. With state of the art facilities and an incomparable nightlife, it was voted Lonely Planets ‘Friendliest City’ – twice!

Over 1,150 international companies, ranging from global giants to the hottest high growth brands have chosen Dublin as their European base, making it a true epicentre of global commerce. Forbes has cited it as one of the best places in the world to do business.


The RDS is an iconic, accessible and flexible venue located on a beautiful 42 acre site, close to Dublin City Centre. It is regarded as Ireland’s premier venue for exhibitions, conferences, meetings and entertainment events.

The former home of Web Summit, the RDS regularly plays host to a number of international events, from concerts to major technology conferences.

Located in the heart of Ballsbridge, the RDS is surrounded by some of Dublin’s finest bars and restaurants, and is just a short stroll from the iconic Aviva Stadium.


Travel & Accomodation

Flights to Dublin arrive from 179 international destinations, including daily flights to and from 29 UK airports. Information on visa requirements can be found here.

The city suburb of Ballsbridge is home to the RDS and the Aviva Stadium, boasting an array of hotel accommodation at 3, 4 & 5* rating.  The city centre is only minutes away if you wish to base yourself there.

The bustling suburb is home to some of Dublin’s finest restaurants and bars, making it the perfect area to base yourself from during your stay.