International Adventure Conference 2016

Event Date:19 October 2016 - 19 October 2016
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Venue: IT, Tralee
Organised by: IT, Tralee

KEYNOTE ADDRESS: Easkey Britton International champion surfer & first woman to surf in Iran, Thursday 9.20am 20th Oct. Watch & listen Easkey deliver an inspirational talk at the TEDxDublin

DINNER SPEAKER: TV broadcaster, presenter, mountaineer & writer Dermot Somers, Thursday 20th Oct in the Rose Hotel.

OUTDOOR WORKSHOPS: Outdoor cooking, surfing & psychology, sea kayaking, trail development, wild water adventure, Fenit Samphire Island

3 day, 19th - 21st October, “Outdoor Adventure” international conference with outdoor workshops, activities and a conference dinner on Thurs 20th Oct in the Rose Hotel.

Easkey is heading the bill as one of the keynote presenters at the 2016 International Adventure Conference. This event, proudly hosted by I.T. Tralee, will take place from 19th to 21st October in partnership with the Adventure Tourism Research Association (ATRA).

Delegates will be coming from all over the world to share the findings of their research projects on all sorts of topics from adventurous food to avalanches to the development of mountain biking apps. Attendees will also be taking part in practical workshops including surfing, coasteering (jumping off cliffs into the Atlantic!), and wild cooking.

Local adventure tourism businesses are attending a training event (Contracting for Global Adventure Tourism along the WAW) on Thursday 20th Oct co-hosted by Faílte Ireland.

To arrange get more information about this event or arrange to speak with organisers, participants, speakers please use the following contact information:


MAIN CONTACT:Sophie Price, Course Leader Adventure Tourism Management

TEL: 066 7191816

Also: (087-274 9024)



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