Hotel & Travel

Hotel Reservations

The Institute for Intelligence Studies at Mercyhurst University (IISMU) has secured a limited number of guest rooms at the Park Hotel in Dungarvan, Ireland, at the exclusive Mercyhurst University Global Intelligence Forum Conference rate of €70 per night, per person for a shared room and €95 per person for a single room.

These rooms will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. After completing the registration form, hotel bookings must be made directly with the Park Hotel by visiting the registration page, via e-mail at or by phone +353 58 42899 (reference the International Global Intelligence Forum or use discount code 33584 to receive this rate. During the online reservation, enter the code into the promotional code box.)  These blocked rooms are available until March 22, 2013.

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Shuttle pick up in Cork on Saturday and Sunday only: 
11 a.m. and 4 p.m.

Shuttle will depart Dungarvan for Cork on Thursday only: 
4 a.m. and 8 a.m.

Shuttle pick up in Dublin on Saturday and Sunday only: 
7:30 a.m. and Noon

Shuttle will depart Dungarvan for Dublin on Thursday only: 
5 a.m. and Noon

No shuttle to/from Shannon airport.

If the attendee is unable to coordinate their incoming and outbound flights to match the shuttle service they are responsible for their own transportation.

Additional Accommodations

Park Hotel Townhouses
Call or e-mail the Park Hotel for pricing.
Tel: +353 58 42899 | Email reservations

Gold Coast [website]
€45 per person sharing (includes breakfast)
€59 single (includes breakfast)

Clonea Strand [website]
€45 per person sharing (includes breakfast)
€59 single (includes breakfast)

Cliff House [website]
€150 single (includes breakfast)
€180 double (includes breakfast)

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James Emerson, COO of Internet Crimes Group, Inc. and 2013 Global Intelligence Forum panelist, was interviewed by Ireland Radio station WLR FM.   Posted on Friday, July 19, 2013 at 10:35 AM
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Speaking Wednesday, July 10, at the Global Intelligence Forum in Dungarvan, County Waterford, Europol Director Rob Wainwright urged greater international information-sharing, calling it vital to building an enduring front against security threats. Posted on Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at 9:32 AM