The FORGE returns March 23-24, 2022 as a hybrid conference. You can either join us in The MAC Theatre, Belfast, for the full in-person experience, OR join as an online attendee with access to all the live session and interactive networking opportunities.

In-person attendees

For in-person attendees, The FORGE 2022 will be held at The MAC Theatre in the beautiful city of Belfast, Northern Ireland. Find out about the venue’s current COVID measures here >>

The MAC Theatre: getting there

Belfast has fantastic travel links, with Belfast City Airport and Belfast International Airport both serving the city. Centrally located, The MAC theatre is easily accessible by public transport, and there’s secure parking nearby if you are driving to the venue.

Find out more at TheMACLive.com >


A bustling and vibrant city, Belfast offers a warm welcome and a wide variety of accommodation options. Check out the Visit Belfast website for options and recommendations.  

Online attendees

Can’t make it to Belfast? No problem, you can join the The FORGE 2022 from the comfort of your own home, office, lab, the top of a mountain… 

No matter where you happen to be on 23-24 March, you can join The FORGE virtually. All you need is an internet connection and a virtual ticket to join.

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