Why Ireland, for Conferences & Meetings?

  • Ireland is named as the best country in the world to do business- Forbes
  • Ireland has a vat rate of 9% on hotels & food- the LOWEST in Europe!
  • Ireland is recognised in the Top 20 Globally for the quality of our scientific research- Thomson Reuters, Essential Science Indicators
  • #1 Globally for the adaptability of our workforce- IMD World Competiveness Yearbook 2013
  • Ireland has the youngest workforce in the EU- Eurostat
  • Ireland is top in the world for R&D investment
  • 1033 Overseas companies chose Ireland as their business base
  • 8 of the  worlds top 10 global information, communications & technology firms are based in Ireland
  • 9 of the worlds top 10 pharmaceutical firms are based in Ireland
  • 13 of the worlds top 15 medical technology companies are based in Ireland
  • Get 23% vat back on personal purchases, on departure, if you are not an EU resident
  • It’s safe
  • Professional friendly people
  • Ireland is one of the best choices as a destination for meetings, conferences, corporate events and incentive travel in the world.
  • Over 18,000 hotel bedrooms in Dublin
  • The country’s temperate climate
  • High standard of meetings & conferences facilities
  • Wonderful selection of leisure and after-hours activities

If the above statistics haven't inspired you to bring your next event to Ireland, why not contact Roisin Roisin@wtg.ie to find out even more reasons to bring your conferences & meetings to Ireland with Wallace Travel Group, the leading DMC in Ireland.