2018 EMER Regional Convention, Dublin, Ireland

The 2018 convention of the European and Middle Eastern Region (EMER) will be held in Ireland, hosted in a truly historic venue near Dublin (just 90 mins from Dublin airport by public transport, or 30 minutes by car from Dublin airport and Dublin city centre).


The convention check-in desk opens at 3pm on Friday, 22nd June 2018. Check-in will also be possible on Saturday and Sunday morning. The convention closes after lunch on Sunday, 24th June 2018 (approximately 2pm).

The 2018 EMER SA Regional Assembly will also take place in the same venue on the Thursday and Friday before the EMER convention, between 5pm on Thursday, 21st June 2018 and 3pm on Friday 22nd June 2018. SA members are encouraged to attend the SA Regional Assembly because it is an excellent opportunity to learn how the SA fellowship functions at a regional level.

To secure your place at the convention, click the Register Now button and complete the registration request form and online payment. Online registration for accommodation closes on Friday, 4th May 2018, with all other registrations and meal requests closing on Friday, 8th June 2018. There is limited availability so please register early to avoid disappointment.

Your registration request will be confirmed by email immediately, but your booking will not be secured until payment has been received. The convention committee will notify you by email when payment has been received and your booking has been secured.

Accommodation Option 1: Friday 22nd June through Sunday 24th June

Registration for the 2018 EMER SA/S-Anon convention.
Accommodation on Friday and Saturday night in (a) Single room, or (b) Twin* room.
Evening meal on Friday and Saturday.
Breakfast and lunch on Saturday and Sunday.

Accommodation Option 2: Thursday 21st through Sunday 24th June

Same as Option 1, plus...
Accommodation on Thursday night in (a) Singe room, or (b) Twin* room.
Breakfast and lunch on Friday.

Options without accommodation

Convention with all meals, but no accommodation.
Convention only, with no meals and no accommodation.
Casual visitors (e.g. day-trippers) are welcome and can pay in cash based on their attendance. Please note, meals are not available to casual visitors.

* A Twin room has two beds, and you will share that room with another person. You can nominate the person with whom you will share the room when completing the online registration form.

If you have any general queries please send an email to the convention committee at emer2018@saireland.com. S-Anon members may also contact the S-Anon Ireland fellowship directly at sanonireland@gmail.com. If you have specific queries related to dietary needs please email emer2018food@saireland.com.

En Suite Rooms and Family Rooms

We have a limited number of Single and Double/Twin En Suite rooms and Family rooms available for extra cost. Please send an email to emer2018registrations@saireland.com to enquire about these rooms options and prices. To avoid disappointment we advise that you first register and pay for a single or twin room and then contact the registration committee to arrange an upgrade to an En Suite or Family room.


There are some bursaries available, and if you would like to be considered for a bursary, please email  emer2018@saireland.com providing details of your situation.


Every effort will be made to provide translation into all languages, where possible.

Summary and Prices

2018 EMER Regional Convention
June 22nd, 2018 3:00 PM   through   June 24th, 2018 2:00 PM
Option 1 (a): 2-nights Full Board in Single Room € 175.00
Option 1 (b): 2-nights Full Board in Twin Room € 163.00
Option 2 (a): 3-nights Full Board in Single Room € 230.00
Option 2 (b): 3-nights Full Board in Twin Room € 212.00
Convention with Meals (no accommodation) € 109.00
Convention only (no accommodation, no meals) € 35.00
Regional Assembly / Convention Full Board, Twin Room (3 nights) € 212.00