APSAD Sydney 2016 Conference

Q. Where will the conference be held?
This year’s conference will be held at the Four Points by Sheraton Hotel, Sydney from Sunday 30 October – Wednesday 2 November 2016.

Q. What are the deadlines for abstract submission, registration and accommodation bookings?

The deadlines are as follows:
  • Abstract submission: Sunday 15 May
  • Late Breaker Abstract Submission: Sunday 14 August
  • SUPER Early bird Registration: Sunday 13 March
  • Early bird Registration: Sunday 14 August
  • Accommodation booking: Sunday 18 September
  • Standard Registration: Sunday 9 October
Q. What is the climate usually like for the time of year?
The conference takes place in late October/ Early November which usually is the part of Spring when things start to warm up before the full heat of Summer kicks in.
  • Average maximum temperature: 23.6
  • Average minimum temperature: 15.7
  • Average number of rain days (approx): 11 days (81 mm)
Q. Are hotel transfers available?
The hotels listed on this website are within walking distance to the conference venue. Therefore transfers to or from hotels will not be provided.

Q. What is the dress code for the conference?
During the conference days, smart casual attire is recommended. For the social program, smart casual attire is recommended for the APSAD dinner.


Q. How do I register for the conference?
Go to our Registration page, New Registration Link

Q. How much will the conference cost?

Please click here to refer to the registration page of this website to see all costs for the conference.

Q. What’s included in my conference registration fee?
The conference registration includes catering for morning teas, lunches and afternoon teas. You will also receive daily conference sessions with our informative speakers.


Q. Is my company able to book an exhibition space?
Yes, we invite you to exhibit your product or service in the conference trade exhibition. The exhibition will be situated in Maritime Ballroom III & IV where refreshment breaks will be held.

For more details please contact the APSAD Executive Office on (02) 9252 2281 or email conference@apsad.org.au

Q. May I book an advertisement in the conference handbook?
Yes, there is limited space available for advertising in the handbook. Space must be booked before the end of August.

For more details please contact the APSAD Executive Office on (02) 9252 2281 or email conference@apsad.org.au

Still can’t find what you’re looking for?....Having trouble registering?....Can’t book your hotel?....
Give us a call or send us an email. Our Conference staff will be happy to assist you. You’ll find our contact details here