Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea will be available during the conference in the exhibition area and is included in your registration fee.
International Conferences & Events (ICE) Pty Ltd reserves the right to deny entry and/or terminate the registration of any person who demonstrates behaviour that International Conferences & Events (ICE) Pty Ltd deems to be inappropriate and/or a risk to others.
Each registered delegate will receive a conference satchel at the time of registration.
All prices quoted are in Australian Dollars (AUD) and include GST.
An attendee list will be supplied to sponsors and exhibitors. If you do not wish to have your details on the delegate list please ensure you indicate this on your registration form.
Dietary & Special Requirements
Please note any dietary and special requirements when registering for the conference. All dietary and special requirements will be forwarded to the venue.
All details are correct at the time of publication. The Organising Committee reserves the right to change the program and functions at any time without notice.
Opinions expressed by authors in their abstracts and during their presentations are personal and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the Organising Committee members.
The dress code throughout the conference is neat casual.
Duplication and Recording
Unauthorised photography, audio taping, video recording, digital taping or any other form of duplication is strictly prohibited in Conference sessions.
The electrical supply is 240 volts, 50Hz. The connection for appliances is a flat 3-pin plug of unique design. Most hotels provide 110 volt outlets for shavers.
The exhibition will be located in Foyer F on the first floor of the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre. For more information, visit the Sponsor & Exhibit page.
Travellers to Australia need a valid passport or similar certificate of identification. Everyone, except travellers with Australian and New Zealand passports, requires a visa. You may ask your travel agent for advice or to have them organise your visa.
For more information, visit www.immi.gov.au.
The registration fees do not include insurance of any kind. Participants are advised to take out personal insurance, including cover for travel, accommodation and personal possessions. Neither the Conference Organising Committee nor International Conferences & Events (ICE) Pty Ltd covers individuals against the cancellations of bookings for any reason including cancellation or postponement of the conference or for theft or damage to belongings.
In the event of industrial disruptions or natural disasters, the Conference Organising Committee and International Conferences & Events (ICE) Pty Ltd cannot accept responsibility for any financial or other losses incurred by the delegates.
Nor can the Conference Organising Committee and International Conferences & Events (ICE) Pty Ltd take responsibility for injury or damage to persons or property occurring during the conference or associated activities. Insurance is the responsibility of the individual delegate.
Delegates are asked to set their mobile phones to silent when in sessions.
Name Badges and Lanyards
Name badges will be issued when registering at the conference. For security purposes the conference name badge must be worn at all times during the conference and social functions. Entry may be denied if no name badge is displayed.
International Conferences & Events (ICE) Pty Ltd will gather and record personal information necessary for your attendance at the Conference. Personal information will be gathered, stored and disseminated in accordance with the National Privacy Principles.
Every endeavour has been made to produce an accurate program. The program is correct at time of printing.
Please ensure that you take all items of value with you at all times when leaving a room. Do not leave bags or laptop computers unattended.