Make your conference, incentive or sporting event an unforgettable experience

Make your conference, incentive
or sporting event an unforgettable
Why Shannon


In light of the continuing COVID-19 crisis, The Shannon Region Conference & Sports Bureau would like to remind you that we are here to help in any way we can. We are working closely with our partners in Failte Ireland to answer queries and provide information on what to do in these difficult times.

For more information please visit Failte Ireland’s dedicated webpage which provides information on #COVID19, specifically related to the tourism industry, as well as updates on their supports for businesses.

An inspirational setting for your event

Make your conference, incentive or sporting event an unforgettable experience: host it in the Shannon region.

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Venue Finder

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Enquiry / RFP

Enquiry / RFP

Meeting planners, event organisers and conference ambassadors can contact us here

Support Services

Support Services

Helping you prepare a bid, arranging site visits, or providing literature for delegates

Meet in Limerick

Watch our video showing some great reasons to host your next conference or event in Limerick, one of the main destinations in the Shannon Region. The capital of Ireland’s Mid-West and the third largest
city in Ireland, Limerick offers delegates modern facilities in an energizing setting with lots of opportunities for corporate entertainment.

Produced with Limerick City and County Council.

Shannon Region Blog

Extras to make your event truly shine: Limerick’s got the lot

Ensuring fast, reliable Wi-Fi for delegates can be the difference between a good event and a great one. For conference organisers and meeting planners, delivering such connectivity at a meeting location often means extra cost. Fortunately, Limerick has got you covered.

Because they’re worth it: here’s how much value delegates bring to a region

Delegates for conferences and meetings are valued customers in many ways. Business visitors arrive with considerable spending power and they leave with a positive lasting impression.

Secret Ireland offers business visitors a glimpse into a world seldom seen

As any visitor to a new location will tell you, there’s no feeling quite like knowing you’ve found some hidden place, undiscovered by mass tourism. Business visitors to the Shannon Region can experience this feeling thanks to the region’s partnership with Secret Ireland.

Case Studies

Play to win: here’s how the Shannon Region delivered a winning Medigames event

Medical professionals from all over the world descended on Limerick to stay, play, eat and compete during Medigames 2015. The University of Limerick became an Olympic village-style venue for the duration of the week-long event. The World Medical and Health Games, to give the event its full title, has been running since 1978 and is now held every year. The participants are all sports enthusiasts who work in the medical and health professions. Across an entire week of events in Limerick, close to 1,000 people took part in 22 sports including athletics, basketball, cycling, fencing, football, golf, power lifting, swimming, […]

Experience a taste of unforgettable incentive days in the Shannon Region

If you’re looking for an inspiring incentive for your clients or your staff, it helps when your chosen location can offer something to suit every taste, budget or group dynamic. That way, you can let your imagination run wild. Whether you’ll have to corral a group of adrenalin junkies or provide a more sedentary crowd with some relaxing headspace, Shannon Region offers many options. We have put together a sample six-day itinerary to give a flavour of the kind of memorable incentive programme the Shannon Region can provide. Choose from some of these delights to build a programme that’s unique […]

Shannon Region makes sense for sensor makers global conference

Behind every successful event in a new location, there’s often someone who championed the venue and rallied the resources to make it happen. In the case of the prestigious Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE), that person was Professor Elfed Lewis. The IEEE is the largest technical professional organisation in the world with the goal of advancing technology. In 2011, it took its Sensors Conference to Limerick, bringing close to 600 delegates from 42 countries. In 2017, the organisation held its second Sensors Council Summer School at the same venue. Lots of work goes into the selection process for […]