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SNSBI Thirtieth Spring Conference 2024

The 2024 SNSBI Spring conference will take place from May 10 to 13 at the All Hallows Campus of Dublin City University (DCU) at Drumcondra. Accommodation will be provided by DCU on the Glasnevin Campus. Both are in the northern suburbs of Dublin, easily accessible from the airport.

For more information, and booking details, please see the first circular and the second circular. The draft programme follows.

Dé hAoine/Friday

Dé Sathairn/Saturday

Session 1: Irish surnames

Session 2: Ulster placenames

Session 3: Dublin placenames & Irish placenames

Session 4: Placenames

Session 5: The Ordnance Survey in Ireland & Scotland

Session 6: Reports

Dé Domhnaigh/Sunday

Session 7: English place-names

1100-11.20 Tae & caifé/Tea & coffee

Session 8: Scottish place-names & housenames

1220-1250 Lón/lunch

1300-1800 Turas/excursion (Fore)

1815-1830 Dúnadh/closing remarks

1845-2015 Dinnéar/dinner (The Cat & Cage?)