FRIDAY 20th JUNE:
10.00 – 10.45am: Coffee and Registration
10.45am: Welcome to Conference – Patsy Dan Mac Ruaidhrí (King of Tory)
10.50am: Aims of Conference – John Randall (Islands Book Trust) and Maolcholaim Scott (Columcille Initiative)
11.15am: ‘The Lives of Colm Cille’ - Keynote Address by Máire Herbert
12.15pm: ‘Slí Cholmchille and the Opportunities for Cultural Tourism’ – Liam Ó Cuinneagáin
2.15pm: ‘Atlantic Gaels – Historic Links between Donegal and the Hebrides’ – Aidan O'Hara
4.15pm: ‘Colm Cille – Myths and Reality’ – Brian Lacey
5.15 – 5.30pm: Discussion
7.00 – 8.30pm: Conference Dinner
8.30pm: ‘Aspects of Folklore relating to Colm Cille’ – Mícheál Ó'Donaill
SATURDAY 21th JUNE:
9.30am: ‘Calum Cille – a Scottish Perspective’ – Maolcolm Maclean
11.00am: ‘Hebridean Connections – Heritage and Communities in the Western Isles of Scotland’ – Tristan ap Reinallt
12 noon: ‘Slí Cholmcille, Heritage, and its relevance to the Gweedore/Tullaghabegley Community’ – Noel Ó Gallachóir
2.15pm: Presentations and Panel Discussion on the Development of Slí Cholmcille –Noilín Ní Cholla, Maolcholaim Scott, Joe Gallagher, Malcolm Mac Clean and others.
4.00 – 6.30pm
Introductions and Visit to Columban Archaeological and Historical Sites in Gweedore, Tullaghabegley, and Tory Island – Brian Lacey and others.
Sunday 22nd June:
Visit to Tory Island
Ferry departs Magheraroarty Pier: 11.30a.m - Ferry arrives Tory Island: 12.15p.m.
Greeting by King at Tory Pier.
12.30p.m - 2.00pm: Guided Tour of Tory including Colm Cille landmarks
2.00pm. - 3.00pm: Lunch
3.00pm - 4.00pm: Leisure Time
4.00pm: Ferry departs Tory
4.45pm: Ferry arrives Magheraroarty Pier