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IEEE Sensors Council Summer School on Optical Fibre Sensors

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IEEE Sensors Council Summer School on Optical Fibre Sensors

IEEE Sensors Summer School

IEEE Sensors Council invites you to join the 2nd Edition of its Summer School Series at the University of Limerick, Ireland from the 26th – 30th June 2017. Continuing the multi-disciplinary nature of last year’s hugely successful Summer School, this School will focus its attention on Optical Fibre Sensors. The School will feature a mix of Lectures, Keynote Talks and Poster Sessions together with a number of networking opportunities for students to engage further with the lecturers. Keynote lecturers include Prof. Michel Digonnet, Stanford University; Prof. Francis Berghmans, Vrije Universiteit Brussels; Prof. Brian Culshaw, University of Strathclyde; Prof. Andrea Cusano, University of Sannio, and Prof. Sile Nic Chormaic, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology, with more to be confirmed.


On Campus, Ensuite Accommodation: €49.00 B&B  per person, per night


First choice of accommodation for delegates attending the Summer School in Optical Fibre Sensors would be the University’s high quality, on campus accommodation, which is within a 7 minute walk of the meeting facilities for this event.

On site, ensuite campus accommodation is set in the unique atmosphere of the University of Limerick. The University campus, set in 300 acres of beautiful riverside parkland, provides a relaxed, convenient, scenic and self-contained environment for delegates during their stay. This high standard accommodation is provided in en-suite apartments near the banks of the River Shannon.

Accommodation on-site consists of 6 bedroomed apartments at Thomond Village (follow this link for 360 degree bedroom and living room tours).  

Thomond Village is located on the North Campus which is linked to the South Campus by means of a spectacular bridge across the River Shannon. Thomond Village offers apartments with stunning views of the River Shannon. All bedrooms offer ensuite bathrooms. Each apartment has 6 bedooms with double beds in each and a shared, comfortable living room and kitchen with cable television and card phones. Bed linen and towels are supplied and there is a daily cleaning service. The village has free adjacent parking. High Speed Wireless internet access is provided in the bedrooms for guests and is also available at various convenient locations throughout the University campus. The village has a reception, where delegates are welcomed on their arrival to the campus.

You will be able to book this on campus accommodation at the time of registration, through the online form.