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Our ViewJanuary 19, 2018

Taking Centre Stage

Written by: Pat Cassidy // Published: 9th March


Film 2

Welcome to the Dynamic Era

Written by: Geoff Lyons // Published: 1st February



10 things we liked in 2017

Written by: James Byrne



Digital OOH Changes Consumer Expectations According to New Research

Published: 1st December 2017



Smart Cities and Out of Home

Written by: James Byrne // Published: 26th October 2017




Appealing to the Census

Written by: Niamh Manning



The Power to be Different

Written by: Keith Brennan


NewsJanuary 4, 2018

Countdown to a Millionaire in Dynamic First



JCDecaux has been awarded the advertising contract to sell space on bus shelters from January 2017 by the National Transport Authority. Clear Channel is the incumbent.

Currently 1,843 shelters are maintained by Bus Átha Cliath (Dublin Bus) and Bus Éireann.

The agreement covers:

  • Maintenance of these existing bus shelters
  • The provision of additional bus shelters
  • The provision of additional advertising media at existing bus shelters (including digital advertising media)
  • The provision of advertising media at new bus shelters and the exploitation of such advertising media by way of sale of advertising rights for both existing and additional bus shelters.

The NTA values the contract at €30 million over its 63 month lifespan. The contract may be extended by up to 39 months at the sole discretion of the Authority.

Event GuideJune 12, 2017

2018 Cycles
1January1stGuinness Pro14: Ulster v MunsterKingspan Stadium, Belfast
January1stGuinness Pro14: Leinster v ConnachtRDS
January4thFoil, Arms & Hog - OinK Vicar Street
January5th - 10thDublin Bowie FestivalVarious Locations in Dublin
January6thGuinness Pro14: Leinster V UlsterRDS
January6thGuinness Pro14: Munster V ConnachtThomond Park
January10th - 13thBT Young Scientist and Technology ExhibitionRDS
2January15thShawn Michaels Inside The RopesVicar Street
January 15th - 28thTennis: Australian Open Melbourne
January17th - 2ndDara O'Briain - Voice of ReasonVicar Street
January19th - 21stMidwinter FestivalTown Hall Theatre, Galway
January19thJohn Bishop3Arena
January21stGreg DaviesBord Gáis Energy Theatre
January21st - 24thShowcase IrelandRDS
January23rd - 27th Monty Python's SpamalotBord Gáis Energy Theatre
January25th - 29thTemple Bar TradfestTemple Bar
January26thSocial Media Summit Gibson Hotel, Dublin
January26th - 3rdKeith Barry- Magic MadhouseOlympia Theatre
January26th - 27thArenacross 2018SSE Arena, Dublin
January26th - 3rd MarSiveGaiety Theatre, Dublin
January27th - 28thBride Of The Year ShowRDS, Dublin
3January31stSteven Gerrard LiveBord Gáis Energy Theatre
February1st2018 Unibet Premier League Darts3Arena
February3rdRBS Six Nations: France V IrelandStade De France
February3rd - 5thDublin Racing Festival at LeopardstownLeopardstown
February4th Superbowl 52Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
February6th - 7thHospitality ExpoRDS, Dublin
February8th3XE Conversion - Digital Marketing ConferenceCroke Park
February8thClosing Date for AIM Awards
February8th - 10thThe Script3Arena
February9th - 25th Winter OlympicsSouth Korea
February10thRBS Six Nations: Ireland V ItalyAviva Stadium
4February12th -14thPaul WellerOlympia Theatre
February13th - 21st UEFA Champions League: Round of 16 (First Leg)
February16thDigital Media Awards Clayton hotel, Burlington Road, Dublin
February16th - 4th MarDublin Chinese New Year FestivalDublin
February20th - 24thMacbethBord Gáis Energy Theatre
February22nd - 4th MarAudi Dublin International Film FestivalVarious Locations
February23rd - 25thThe Gathering FestivalINEC Gleneagle, Killarney
February24thRBS Six Nations: Ireland V WalesAviva Stadium
February24thKatherine RyanOlympia Theatre
February25thSealOlympia Theatre
5February27th - 4thCirque BerserkBord Gáis Energy Theatre
March1st Sponsorship Forum (MII) TBC
March5th - 10thLegally BlondeBord Gáis Energy Theatre
March6th UEFA Champions League: Round of 16 (Second Leg)
March10thRBS Six Nations: Ireland V ScotlandAviva Stadium
March10th - 11thRoyal Irish Automobile Club ShowRDS
6March12th - 29thNiall Horan3Arena
March14th DMX Dublin Aviva Stadium
March15th - 17thSt Patrick's FestivalNationwide
March17th RBS 6 Nations: Ireland V England Twickenham Stadium, London
March23rd Nathan Carter 3Arena
March23rd - 25thOFFSET 2018Bord Gáis Energy Theatre
March24th GAA: Allianz Hurling Final (Division 1) Croke Park
7April 1st GAA: Allianz League Football Final (Division 1 &) Croke Park
April 2nd Boylesports Irish Grand National Fairyhouse Racecourse
April 3rd - 4th UEFA Champions League: Quarter Final (First Leg)
April 5th - 8th Gold: Masters Tournament Augusta, Georgia, USA
8April 10th - 11th UEFA Champions League: Quarter Final (Second Leg)
April 13th UEFA Champions League: Semi Finals Draw
April 14th Horsing Racing: Grand National Aintree, UK
April 16th Harry Styles 3Arena
April 19th All Ireland Business Summit Croke Park
9April 24th - 25th UEFA Champions League: Semi Finals (First Leg)
April 24th - 28th Horse Racing: Punchestown Festival Punchestown Racecourse
April 25th Bizexpo.ie 2018 Citywest Hotel
April 30thLidl LGFA NFL Div 3&4 Final
May 1st - 2nd UEFA Champions League: Semi Finals (Second Leg)
May 4th Smithwicks Kilkenny Roots Festival Kilkenny
May 5th -6th Heineken Kinsale Rugby Sevens Festival Cork
May 7th Lidl LGFA NFL Div 1&2 Final
May 9th - 20thCannes Film Festival Cannes, France
May 10thNoel Gallagher 3Arena
May 11thCricket: Ireland V Pakistan Malahide Cricket Club
May 12th -13th Wellfest TBC
May 17thAll Ireland Marketing Awards Clayton Hotel, Dublin
May 17thRolling Stones Croke Park
May 18th - 20th Guinness Pro14 semi Finals TBC
May 19th FA Cup Final Wembley Stadium
11May 21st - 22nd Bryan Adams 3Arena
May 25th - 27th Life Festival Belvedere House, Co. Westmeath
May 25th GDPR Deadline
May 26th Guinness Pro14 FinalCroke Park
May 26th UEFA Champions League: Final Kiev, Ukraine
May 27th Formula 1: Monaco Grand Prix Monaco
May 27th - 10th Tennis: French Open Paris, France
May 31st - 4thBloom Garden Festival Phoenix Park, Dublin
June 2nd - 4thBulmers Forbidden Fruit Festival 2018 Royal Hospital, Kilmainhmam
12June 3rd VHI Women's Mini Marathon Dublin
June 9th Gorillaz Malahide Castle
June 14th - 17th Zurich Dalkey Book Festival Dalkey
June 14th - 17th Taste of DublinIveagh Gardens
June 14th - July 15th FIFA World Cup Russia
June 14th - 17thGolf: US open New York
June 15th Taylor Swift Croke Park
June 15th - 24thCork Midsummer festival Cork City
June 16thBloomsday Festival Dublin
13June 18th - 22nd Cannes Lions Cannes, France
June 21st - 30th LGBTQ Dublin Pride Dublin
June 22nd - 24th Sea Sessions Bundoran, Co. Donegal
June 22nd - 24th Body & Soul 2018Ballinlough Castle, Co. Westmeath
June 23rd Billy Joel Aviva Stadium
14July2nd - 15th Wimbledon Championship Wimbledon
July4th - 8th Dubai Duty Free Irish Open Ballyliffin Golf Club, Donegal
July6th - 8th Formula One: British Grand Prix Silverstone, UK
July7th Michael BubléCroke Park, Dublin
July7th - 8th Hairspray Bord Gáis Energy Theatre
July7th - 29th Tour de France France
July10th - 16th Galway Film Fleadh Galway
July12th Bruno Mars Marley Park, Dublin
July13th - 15th Longitude Marley Park, Dublin
July15th Galway Arts Festival Galway
15July19th - 22nd Golf: British Open Carnoustie Golf Links, Angus, Scotland
July19th - 22nd Golf: British Open Carnoustie Golf Links, Angus, Scotland
16July30th - 5th Aug Galway Races Galway Racecourse, Galway