The conference runs for two weeks, and includes presentations by all delegates, special plenary presentations by inspiring professionals, workshops, social activities and excursions
Note: Lunch is provided only for students staying at Cromwell College -- students staying elsewhere will need to bring or purchase their own lunch (see Places to Eat at UQ St Lucia).

Program booklet

All delegates will receive a printed copy of the Program Booklet at Registration (Monday 4:00 -6:00 pm).

file pdf View Program Booklet as a PDF (Last modified 19/01/2015. Please note the schedule may change).


Program guide

Part 1 | Presentation days | Monday 19 January - Thursday 22 January 2015

All presentations are to be in the Queensland Biosciences Precinct Auditorium.  Posters will be displayed there between Tuesday and Thursday.

On Tuesday the opening ceremony will will include a "Welcome to Country" by Uncle Des Sandy on
behalf of the Yuggera people, while also acknowledging the Jagera and the Turrbul people and "Conference Opening" by Professor Peter Høj, Vice-­‐Chancellor of The University of Queensland.  This commences at 8:30am sharp

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Side event: on Wednesday 21 January, we will host an art exhibition 'Creative Conversations on Conservation', by the group ArteFact. Starts 7pm at Cromwell College.

More information: 
Presentation guidelines


Part 2 | Field Trip days | Friday 23 January - Sunday 25 January 2015

Australia Zoo

Friday 23 January 2015

Bus departs 8:30am from UQ

Returns around 6:00pm

Lamington National Park

Saturday 24 January 2015

Bus departs 8:00am from UQ

Returns around 6:00pm

Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

Sunday 25 January 2015

Bus departs 8:30am from UQ

Returns around 2:30pm

Australia Day BBQ

Sunday 25 January 2015

Walk to the Toowong Bowls Club

Starts at 3:00 pm (Bus for those staying at Cromwell College departs there at 3:00pm, returns at 8:00pm)

 crocodile research Lamington National Park  Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary  Australia Day BBQ

More information:
Excursion details


Part 3 | Workshop days | Monday 26 January - Thursday 29 January 2015


More information: 
Workshop details