Biotoxin and Chemical Residues in Food Networks Annual Conference: Climate Change and Aquaculture

Date: Tuesday, 31 May, 2011

Venue: The Wellington Park Hotel, Belfast

The Biotoxin and Chemical Residues in food safefood networks will hold a joint one day Conference themed around "climate change and aquaculture" at the Wellington Park Hotel, Belfast on 31 May, 2011. 

This Conference will bring together researchers, industry and regulators from the aquaculture sector across the Island of Ireland to discuss key topics of interest and concern relating to the impact of climate change upon aquaculture and its produce.  Key topics include:

  • Current and future concerns in aquaculture;
  • Advances in monitoring/surveillance techniques;
  • Development and implementation of prevention/control strategies;
  • Regulation/Legislation.

Directions

Driving directions from George Best Belfast City Airport

  • Cross over the bypass taking A2 toward Belfast City Centre
  • Follow the signs for the City Centre
  • Continue over Queen's Bridge and turn left on to Oxford Street, keeping in the right hand side lane
  • At next set of traffic lights (the Waterfront Hall will be on the left hand side), turn right and continue to the end of this road
  • Turn left on to Great Victoria Street and follow the one way system, turning right at the UGC Cinema
  • Continue straight ahead through Shaftesbury Square, keeping on the left hand lane
  • Queen's University will be visible on the left hand side, continue straight ahead and the Wellington Park Hotel will be on the right hand

Driving directions from Belfast International Airport

  • As you leave the Airport follow the main road until you arrive at the Templepatrick roundabout
  • When you reach the roundabout, take the second turnoff, through to Templepatrick village
  • At the other side of Templepatrick, you will approach another roundabout - go through it and follow signs for M2 Belfast
  • Continue on M2 and follow signs for Westlink
  • On the Westlink take second exit (Grosvenor Road/City Centre), turning left and stopping at traffic lights (keeping in the right hand lane)
  • Continue on Great Victoria Street following the one way system, turning right at the UGC Cinema
  • Continue straight ahead through Shaftsbury Square, keeping in the left hand lane
  • Queen's University will be visible on the left hand side, continue straight ahead, and the Wellington Park Hotel will be on the right hand side, on the Malone Road

From Dublin

  • Exit M1 at the sign for "Balmoral and the Kings Hall"
  • At the next roundabout take the sign for the Kings Hall
  • Continue straight through the next junction on Balmoral Avenue, up to the next traffic lights and turn left onto the Malone Road
  • Follow this for approximately 2 miles to Wellington Park Hotel, 21 Malone Road