Congregation is a three day technology festival designed to foster links between attendees from very diverse backgrounds and create deep discussion and dialogue.  Central to the event is earned entry via a submission posted on the site in advance, the use of social venues and huddles and the serendipitous connections that form.  All attendees present during the day creating a common bond that is enhanced with plenty of networking time.

The theme for this year is innovation.

2017 Theme.

The theme for #cong17 is ‘Innovation'. 

#cong17 Schedule

This year’s festival runs from 25th-27th November.  See whats lined up for each day.

#cong16 tickets

How to get a ticket.

Tickets cannot be bought.  See how you can earn a ticket for #cong17

Submission Guidance

Check out the guidance for the submissions and the various options on format.

#cong15 Ashford Castle Cinema

Friday Event.

#cong17 kicks off with an exciting line up of speakers on Friday 24th.  


Saturday Unconference

Click here for details of how the unconference operates.


Saturday Night

Uncover the hidden artist in you, learn to draw and visit all Congs bars.

Archaeology Tours #cong16 2

Sunday Tours

See the Sunday social gathering at #cong17


Children’s Workshops.

We provide a full day of exciting workshop activity for children of attendees.  See this year’s line up.


What’s in a Huddle.

The intimate nature of Congregation is key to connecting attendees at a new level and the open sharing of ideas.  This is achieved through ‘Huddles’.  Click here to find out how a huddle works.

Is Congregation for you?

We appreciate that your time and insight are very precious things and we strive to make sure you get a lot in return.  Have a look at what you get back.

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About Cong Village and Accommodation.

 The location for Congregation is Cong Village.  Find out about this beautiful village, the venues for #cong17, accommodation options and  our photo gallery.

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© Eoin Kennedy 2017 eoin at congregation dot ie