2018 - International Squirrel Colloquium, June 4th to June 8th
General Information

Conference Venue:

The conference will be held in the O’Tnúthail theatre on the ground floor of the Arts Millenium Building, National University of Ireland, Galway. 

Conference Dates: 

The conference will open on Monday June 4th and finish on Friday June 8th, 2018.

Abstract submission:

Abstract submission is now open, and we welcome oral and poster presentations on all aspects of squirrel biology. The deadline for submission of abstracts is March 16th 2018.

Notes on Registration:

The registration fees include the conference dinner and the field excursion. If you intend attending these events please click on the appropriate boxes on the registration page so we have an idea of numbers.

One of our funders (National Parks and Wildlife Service) offered funding to subsidise the registration costs of delegates attending from a non-OECD (ie developing) country. Please click here for a list of OECD countries .

If you are being accompanied by someone who is not attending the conference, but would like to be included in the social events, please register them as an 'Accompanying person'. They will then be welcome to attend the welcome event, the conference dinner and the field excursion.

Conditions Of Registration:

Delegates are expected to insure themselves against theft, loss, accidents and damage or medical expenses that may arise. The organising committee does not accept responsibility for any of the above. A confirmation email will be issued to the email address you input when you have confirmed your registration. This will detail your booking and confirm the price to be deducted from your card.

Cancellation Policy:

Provided a written cancellation is received before May 1st, 2018, the full payment minus 20% for bank charges and handling will be refunded. No refunds will be given after that date. The cancellation policy applies to all reservations made. No telephone cancellations will be accepted. Submit cancellation in writing to the contact below.


Delegates must pay online by credit card. Visa, Mastercard and Laser are the only cards accepted.

Further information:

Telephone: +353-91-492235

Email: colin.lawton@nuigalway.ie