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  • Posted on: 7th March 2019
  • What: IMI Conference 2019
  • When: 4th - 5th October 2019
  • Where: Stormont Hotel, Upper Newtownards Road, Belfast, BT4 3LP

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Our venue this year is the Stormont Hotel

The hotel’s address is: Stormont Hotel, Upper Newtownards Road, Belfast, BT4 3LP

With regular flights from most UK airports Belfast is easy and very affordable to get to.

It’s only a 10 minute taxi drive from the George Best Belfast City Airport to the Stormont Hotel or 45 minutes from Belfast International Airport.

You can find out more about the hotel at: https://www.hastingshotels.com/stormont-hotel/


Conference Programme

We have photography, graphics and ophthalmic streams again this year and a ‘hands on’ experience in the trade exhibition.

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Things to see and do in Belfast

Delegates can stay at the hotel before and after the conference at the delegate room rate.

While you are here you can:

  • Visit the world famous Titanic Centre and view exhibits detailing the construction, voyage and legacy of the infamous ship.
  • Take a tour of the Game of Thrones studio and filming locations.
  • Take a tour around Stormont Parliament Buildings and enjoy the beautiful surroundings of Stormont Estate.

Here’s the team

Adrienne Ruddock – Conference Chair

Amy Lake – Conference Secretary

Tommy Walsh – Photography and Video Stream

Caroline Erolin and Joanna Culley – Graphics Stream

Stephen Comiskey – Ophthalmic Stream

Anthony Edwards – AV Coordinator, Social Programme and House Manager

Paul Quinlan – Trade Exhibition Coordinator

Ross Milligan – Conference Treasurer

We are looking forward to giving you a warm welcome in Belfast!