Networking Days Cocktail and Dinner
Monday 11 October, 18:30-20:30+
Sponsored by: IOLAR
ELIA's Networking Cocktail will be held in the at the Café en Seine, a ten minute walk from the Radisson Blu Royal Hotel. Weather permitting, a group will leave for the Café en Seine at 18:15. If rain threatens, transportation will be provided.
Cosmopolitan and Stylish. This Dublin hot spot is a continental and stylish café bar on Dublin ’s well-known Dawson Street, that will transport you back to the heady days of early 19th century Paris with excellent food and drink. It's the perfect place for relaxing, meeting new people and enjoying the company of old friends a while savoring a pint or swirling a glass of wine.
A series of bars spanning 3 floors, the soaring interior of Café en Seine is amazing with a 3-storey atrium culminating in beautiful glass-paneled ceilings, 40 foot trees, enormous art nouveau glass lanterns, and statues among its many amazing features.
During the day the experience is very laid back and by night, Café en Seine turns into one of Dublin's most stylish bars offering an extensive range of cocktails and beers and great music entertainment.
The Networking Cocktail is free for conference registrants and begins at 18:30. You are welcome to invite friends and guests to join the crowd. The price for guests is €35 per person and includes drinks and canapés.
Dinner is not included as part of the ELIA Networking Cocktail but you will be able to order at the Café en Seine or sample local fair at one of the many restaurants along Dawson Street or around St. Stephen's Green.
Café en Seine
Tuesday 11 October, 18:45-22:30+
In a nod to the fact that, sometimes, the tourism industry does produce a good product, you are invited to join us for a cocktail, dinner, music and dancing at Legends Bar located in the Arlington Hotel in the entertainment center of Dublin, Temple Bar. A group will leave the Radisson Blu Hotel at 18:30 for the 10-15 minute walk to the Arlington. If rain threatens, transportation will be provided.
Dinner will begin at 19:30 and the music and dance show will begin at 20:45. The show will be performed by the acclaimed Celtic Rhythm, a very high end professional dancing group. The key dancers have Riverdance show experience and they perform at high end events throughout the country. Modern and traditional Irish Dancing set and traditional Irish music. Everyone is guarenteed an excellent seat as the layout of the "pub" creates a very intimate and electric ambience. You will be close to the action whilst enjoying the finest of traditional Irish cuisine in a modern Irish style.
The cost for this special dinner experience is €55 per person and includes the cocktail, dinner and the show. Guests are welcome.
Celtic Rhythm are renowned for extremely fast shows. A typical performance last approximately 35 minutes and consists of a medley of Irish Dances performed by 5 dancers. Based primarily on the hard shoe of Irish Dancing the show focuses on Speed, Rhythms, Formations and the raw sound from the floor. The show will include an a capella ( a dance performed without music), an audience participation and a tribute to Riverdance and Lord of the Dance