Key Dates:

Online Registration
Opens Friday 17th August 2018

Poster Abstract Submission Deadline
Extended to
Monday 15th October 2018

Early Bird Registration Deadline
Extended to
Monday 15th October 2018

Free Poster Printing Submission Deadline
Monday 5th November 2018

41th ACBI Annual Conference 2018

9th and 10th November 2018
This year the conference venue is the Castletroy Park Hotel in Limerick.  This hotel is located close to Limerick city in Castletroy in the province of Munster and is situated just off the M7 motorway, adjacent to the University of Limerick.  The hotel is about 35 km from Shannon International Airport and is also accessible by road and rail/bus from the city centre which is about 2.5 km.  This 4 star hotel has a reputation of Irish hospitality and has great facilities including swimming pool, gym and a spa.

>> For information on hotel accommodation, click here:

>>For directions to the venue, click here: 

Conference Programme:

The conference themes for 2018 are:

  1. Pregnancy
      - diabetes and pre-eclampsia

  2. Liver
      - Gastric bypass, NAFL and Fibrosis

  3. Patient Safety

>> Download the programme here:

Call for Posters:

Abstract Deadline: Extended to Monday 15th October 2018

You are invited to submit a poster for presentation at the ACBI’s Annual Conference being held on Friday 9th and Saturday 10th November. We encourage you to participate by submitting abstracts on all areas of laboratory medicine.

>>See here for full details on poster submission:

Online Registration:

Online registration is now open.  Please register before 15th October to avail of our Early Bird package.

>> Click here for Online Registration details:

The ACBI would
like to thank its
major sponsors:

(click on the logo to take
you to company home page)

Abbott Diagnostics

Eurogins biomnis


The ACBI would
like to thank its
associate sponsors:

Cruinn Diagnostics

Medicon Ireland Limited

Medlab Pathology


The ACBI would
like to thank its
additional sponsors:

Medical Supply Company - MSC

Sarstedt Ltd.

ScheBo Biotech UK Limited

Thermo Fisher Scientific