BISA Conference 2019

The 2019 BISA Conference will be held in Dublin from 15-16 November 2019. It will be co-hosted by RTÉ (Raidió Teilifís Éireann) and UCD (University College Dublin) National Folklore Collection.

The very first BISA meeting was held at RTÉ in 2006; and 2019 will be BISA's third conference in the Republic.

Friday 15th November: the programme of talks and presentations will run from 0900-1700 hours. The venue is the 100-seat Lecture Theatre at the Chester Beatty Library in Dublin Castle. The address is: The Chester Beatty Library, The Clock Tower Building, Dublin Castle, Dublin 2 D02 AD92

Saturday 16th: there will be visits to the Irish Traditional Music Archive and the Contemporary Music Centre.

We will also hold an optional Training Day in UCD and RTÉ on Thursday 14th November, focussing on cultural podcasting and making documentaries. More details will be announced soon.

Lunch and refreshments will be provided in the Chester Beatty Library's restaurant, the Silk Road Café:

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