Ireland Tips & Conference Program Online

Dear ABC Ireland participants, 

The conference is just around the corner; Gail and I want to remind you to dress for the Irish weather. Also note below: presentation time and LEAP card availability. 

The conference program is on the conference website: . Please no schedule change requests.

 Clothing and footwear (from Co-Chair Gail Cruise: Think Rainy & Chilly)

  • Layers of clothing (waterproof/warm jacket, preferably with a hood), fleece jacket/warm sweater. Umbrella
  • Gloves & hat
  • Waterproof, non-slippery footwear for walking on cobblestones, walking tours and carpeted steps.
  • It will be chilly at night. Dun Laoghaire is on the ocean, so expect rain.
  • Ireland weather station:

Presentation times include Q & A (from the scheduler Jean Bush-Bacelis)

  • Individual presentations (15 minutes)
  • Panels (3 or more people = 45 minutes; 2 or fewer people = 30 minutes)

Registration & Leap cards 

Registration opens Wed, Oct 18 4pm - Main Entrance.  Receive your Leap card at registration - Leap card pre-loaded with 10 euros.

Guidebook soon available.

  • Watch for an email on loading Guidebook and passcode from Alfredo Deambrosi after Thursday.
  • To download the app before you leave home: Visit or, in your device's app store, search for the Guidebook app (by Guidebook, Inc)

We look forward to greeting you with a hundred thousand welcomes in Ireland.

Céad Mile Fáilte!



Jean and Gail 

Jean Bush-Bacelis and Gail Cruise, ABC Ireland Co-Chairs


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