An initiative of the National Women’s Council of Ireland



February 19, 2014 at 10:12

The Y Factor are co-hosting the first ever national student gender conference, GenCon, in association with the USI (Union of Students Ireland).

The conference will take place in the National University of Ireland Galway from February 28th to March 1st. 

Welcome and networking takes place Friday February 28th with workshops, panel discussions and group work taking place on Saturday all in NUIG.   Students, societies and activists campaigning in the fields of Gender Equality, Feminism, LGBTQ, Trans* and Prochoice are welcome to register.  See eventbrite to register your place here or by clicking on this link  Places are limited, you must register to attend. 

Friday 28th February 2014: 5.30pm for welcome and networking
Saturday 1st March 2014: 9am - 5pm for workshops, panel discussions and group work

Location: National University of Galway, Room TBC


Support for students travelling from outside of Galway is available.  For accomodation email


You can follow the event online with the #GenCon14 

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