U2CON 2018 PROGRAM

The U2 Conference 2018 will meet from 13-15 June in Belfast.

Below is a general overview of the schedule for conference sessions and events. More details and specifics will be added to this page in the weeks ahead. All sessions and events are open to all registrants.

Please consult the Speakers Page for more information on keynote and plenary lectures.

Please consult the list of accepted proposals from fans, academics, independent scholars, and clergy, which will form the panel sessions during the conference.

Please consult this map for meeting locations in Belfast.

 

13 June 2018, Wednesday

2:00 pm, Fitzroy Presbyterian Church

Registration opens

3:00 – 4:30 pm, Fitzroy Presbyterian Church

Welcoming presentation by the U2 Conference and The Senator George J. Mitchell Institute for Global Peace, Security and Justice, Queen’s Unviersity

7:00 pm, Fitzroy Presbyterian Church

Event/presentation by the U2 Conference

 

14 June 2018, Thursday

8:00 am – 12:00 pm, Queen’s University

Registration table open, panel sessions and a plenary lecture, with a mid-morning coffee/tea refreshment break.

12:30 – 1:30 pm, Fitzroy Presbyterian Church

Lunch provided for all registrants, catered by Holohan’s Irish Pantry

2:00 – 4:30 pm, Fitzroy Presbyterian Church

Panel sessions and a plenary lecture

7:00 pm, Location TBD

Event/presentation by the U2 Conference

 

15 June 2018, Friday

8:00 am – 12:00 pm, Queen’s University

Registration table open, panel sessions and a plenary lecture, with a mid-morning coffee/tea refreshment break.

12:30 – 1:30 pm, Fitzroy Presbyterian Church

Lunch provided for all registrants, catered by Holohan’s Irish Pantry

2:00 – 5:00 pm, Fitzroy Presbyterian Church

Panel sessions and a plenary lecture

9:30 pm, The John Hewitt

Concert by December

The U2 Conference logo and site design by Beth Nabi.