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Irish District Energy Association

Supporting and Promoting District Heating and Cooling in Ireland

IrDEA Annual Conference 2023

  • 26 Oct 2023
  • 08:30 - 16:30
  • Camden Court Hotel, Camden Street Lower, Saint Kevin's, Dublin, D02 W086


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Join us for an enlightening and engaging event where professionals, experts, and enthusiasts gather to explore the latest advancements, trends and opportunities in the district heating sector in Ireland and abroad.

When & Where
  • Date: Thursday, 26th October 2023
  • Time: 08:30am - 4:30pm
  • Location & Format: Camden Court Hotel, Dublin City Centre. Fully in-person event.

The IrDEA Annual Conference 2023 is a must-attend event for anyone interested in district heating and its vital role in transforming Ireland's heating sector to low-carbon. This year's conference will bring together industry leaders, policymakers, researchers, energy sector representatives, and public bodies - among others - to share insights, foster collaborations, and drive innovation within the Irish district heating landscape.

Key Highlights
  • Keynote Address from the Minister for the Environment, Climate and Communications, Eamon Ryan TD.
  • Thought-Provoking Presentations: Gain valuable insights from renowned experts in district heating who will address the current challenges, trends, and opportunities shaping the industry.
  • Engaging Panel Discussions: Participate in lively panel discussions featuring industry pioneers, researchers, and policymakers, where they will discuss the latest advancements, policy frameworks, and best practices in the field of district heating.
  • Technical Aspects and Case Studies: Delve into the technical aspects of district heating and learn about cutting-edge technologies, innovative solutions, and successful case studies from across Ireland and beyond.
  • Networking Opportunities: Connect with a diverse group of professionals, including district heating practitioners, government bodies, local authority staff and other public bodies, energy sector representatives, and researchers, to expand your professional network and explore potential collaborations.

We have a great range of speakers planned, with more being added to the line-up. Speakers to date include:

Who Should Attend

The IrDEA Annual Conference 2023 is designed for professionals and organisations involved or interested in district heating, including but not limited to:

  • Energy providers and utilities
  • Government representatives and policymakers
  • Local authority staff and other public bodies
  • Engineers, architects, and urban planners
  • Energy consultants and researchers
  • Technology providers and equipment manufacturers
  • Sustainable development organisations
  • Financial institutions and investors
  • Students and academia

Be part of the transformative conversations, knowledge exchange, and collaborative initiatives that will shape the future of the low-carbon heating sector Ireland towards 2030 and beyond.

Register here to pay by EFT or at EventBrite for credit card purchases.

Photographs will be taken during the conference and some may be published publicly on social media, websites, etc.


This event is kindly supported by

I f you are interested in sponsorship opportunities and associating your brand with Ireland's leading district heating event, please download our sponsorship pack here.

Irish District Energy Association

13 Adelaide Road, Saint Kevins, Dublin 2, D02 P950 

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089 4946654

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