Engineers Australia hosts a variety of national and international conferences each year. Attending conferences provides opportunities to develop technical expertise, learn about industry trends, connect with thought leaders, build your professional network and maintain your CPD.
Each conference also provides the unique opportunity for organisations to raise awareness of their products, services and brand via bespoke sponsorship and exhibition packages.
Upcoming Conferences & Events
The theme for the 22nd International Conference on Composites Materials (ICCM22) is "Advanced Composites: Research to Impact", and will explore the latest research into composite materials and how they will be used in the future covering multiple applications including aerospace, construction, wind energy, automotive, electronics and so on.
ICCM is the premier international conference in the field of composite materials, and covers polymer matrix composites, metal matrix composites, ceramic matrix composites, natural fibre composites, fibre metal laminates, fibres and resins and all the other classes of composites. ICCM22 provides a forum for the presentation, exchange and discussion of the latest research into composite materials and their applications.
|When:||11 - 16 August 2019|
Vibrant Futures, Solid Foundations is the theme of the Conference and we trust you will be stimulated by and gain valuable insights from the extensive and impressive speaker line-up which has been assembled for this outstanding event. With a full program, significant networking and social functions held at iconic venues, a comprehensive exhibition of products and services, technical tours showcasing the very best of the best, and partner tours and activities, this is a Conference offering something for everybody involved with public works.
6 streams | 50+ exhibitors | 130+ speakers | 4 technical tours
25 – 29 August 2019
The International Council of the Aeronautical Sciences (ICAS) Emerging Technology Forum (ETF) will explore digital transformation in changing the aerospace industry. Leading speakers from Australia and overseas will address state-of-the-art developments in the following areas Cyber-Physical Systems, Digital Twins Concepts, Digital Factory and Advanced Manufacturing, Digital Product Operations and Sustainment. Each topic is closed off by a panel to offer the opportunity for questions and discussion.
|When:||9 - 10 September 2019|
Australasian Coasts and Ports 2019 is the initiative of the National Committee for Coastal and Ocean Engineering, Engineers Australia, PIANC Australia and the Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand (IPENZ): an amalgamation of the 24th Australasian Coastal and Ocean Engineering Conference and the 17th Australasian Port and Harbour Conference.
|When:||10 - 13 September 2019|
The International Congress on Engineering and Food (ICEF) is a quadrennial event, which has been established as the major event in Food Engineering and related fields over the last 50 years.
The congress will highlight opportunities for engineering innovations across the food supply chains to add value and enable the sustainable manufacture of healthier food products for the global markets. Other relevant topics featured in congress the program include food security, novel food processing technologies, food systems engineering and modelling, food properties and packaging, nutrition and health, food education, food engineering innovations in Australasia, and many more.
The Congress is presented by the International Association for Engineering and Food (IAEF) with support from Engineers Australia and the Australian Food Engineering Association (AFEA) and the Australian Institute of Food Science and Technology (AIFST).
|When:||23 - 26 September 2019|
The theme for Chemeca 2019 is Engineering Megatrends and the Elements. The focus will be on exploring the emerging opportunities and challenges for the chemical engineering profession and process industries throughout our region around this theme.
|When:||29 September - 2 October 2019|
The Systems Engineering Society of Australia (SESA) is proud to host the Australian Systems Engineering Workshop (ASEW) in Melbourne from 28th to 29th October 2019.
If you are involved in the delivery of new capability or the provision of critical infrastructure services or even at the forefront of the Sustainability era, then the ASEW will contribute significantly to your journey. Whether you are a seasoned practitioner of Systems Engineering or have recently become introduced to the methodology these two days will add direct value to the challenges you face every day. Through various modes of workshop engagement this event provides access to Peers and technical specialists across numerous industries to breakdown and explore present day and real world issues.
|When:||28-29 October 2019|
The World Engineers Convention is held every four years and is the “Olympics of engineering’”. Delegates will have a unique opportunity to hear from experienced engineering leaders from around the world on a wide range of technical and leadership topics.
WEC 2019 is being co-hosted by Engineers Australia and the World Federation of Engineering Organisations.
|When:||18 - 24 November 2019|
The 11th Asia-Pacific International Symposium on Aerospace Technology (APISAT) which will be held at the Gold Coast, Australia, on 4 – 6 December 2019. Since the inception of APISAT in 2008 by the national aerospace societies of Korea (KSASS), China (CSAA), Japan (JSASS) and Australia (RAeS Australian Division), the symposium has grown steadily to an average of 250 papers and well over 300 delegates. APISAT has become the prime forum for aerospace research and development in the Asia-Pacific region.
|When:||4 - 6 December 2019|
|Where:||Gold Coast, QLD|
The RTSA’s biennial Conference on Railway Excellence (CORE) has firmly established itself in recent years as the premier technical event in the Australasian rail conference market, with a reputation for high quality papers covering a wide range of rail engineering, operations, planning and management topics.
|When:||11 - 13 may 2020|
The Asia-Pacific International Symposium on Electromagnetic Compatibility (APEMC) was founded in 2008. Since its inception it has grown to become one of the major EMC events in the world, parallel to IEEE EMC in States and Euro-EMC in Europe. Engineers Australia's - Electromagnetic Compatibility Society is proud to host APEMC 2020.
|When:||19 - 22 May 2020|
Hosted by the International Committee on Nanostructured Materials (ICNM), the International Conference on Nanostructured Materials (NANO) is held every two years and is the largest Conference dedicated to nanomaterials. NANO 2020 brings together scientists, academics and industry to share cutting edge research on a range of nanoscience topics including: innovative materials, new phenomena, advanced characterisation techniques and innovative applications.
|When:||6 - 10 July 2020|
The goal of the ICCE is to promote academic and technical exchange on coastal related studies covering a wide range of topics including coastal waves, nearshore currents, coastal structures, sediment transport, coastal morphology, beach nourishment, natural hazards and coastal management.
|When:||13 - 18 September 2020|
Affiliated Conference and Events
The storage, handling and transportation of bulk solid materials are major activities for a vast number and variety of industries throughout the world.
These range from the gentle handling of very small quantities of material in the pharmaceutical and chemical industries to the vast quantities handled and processed by the mining and mineral companies. This diversity is particularly evident in Australia where the wide-ranging nature and scale of operations is somewhat unique.
This 13th International Conference on Bulk Materials Storage, Handling and Transportation follows in the tradition of the previous series of very successful events.
|When:||9 - 11 July 2019|
|Where:||Gold Coast, QLD|
Hosted by Australian National Committee on Large Dams.
The forum will comprise a facilitated review and discussion of appropriate procurement (including insurance) approaches to the rehabilitation/construction of dams.
The forum will include the following sessions:
- Introduction to the Problem
- Lessons Learnt from other High-risk Industries
- Lessons Learnt from Dam Construction Projects
- What is considered ‘best practice
|When:||1 - 2 August 2019|
This International seminar is held every two years in America or Europe and this year it is coming to Australia for the very first time.
Hosted by PCA Ground Engineering, this two-and-a-half-day workshop will include:
- Up to 40 peer reviewed technical papers presented by leaders in the mircopile industry
- Panel discussions involving delegates from around the world
- Micropile World Cup technical presentations presented by regional finalists
- Networking Activities - Welcome Barbeque dinner, Workshop Conclusion dinner
|When:||21 - 23 August 2019|
|Where:||Gold Coast, QLD|
Asia-Pacific’s International Mining Exhibition (AIMEX) is the largest free to attend exhibition and conference in Asia-Pacific region. AIMEX will showcase over 500 suppliers and feature a targeted multi streamed conference that will address to current and future needs of the industry.
AIMEX is an internationally renowned platform that showcases the latest mining technology, equipment and services, offering a unique opportunity for leading suppliers and buyers to conduct face-to-face business, stay abreast of the latest trends and network in an interactive forum.
AIMEX attracts local and international delegations actively sourcing Australian technology that can be implemented into their mining operations.
|When:||27 - 29 August 2019|
This year the NSW/ACT Chapter of the Electric Energy Society of Australia (EESA) will be hosting the 2 day National Electric Energy Conference – EECON. The theme of EECON 2019 is “Engineering leadership providing sustainable, customer-centric electric energy solutions through the interactive grid”.
|When:||26 - 27 November 2019|
ICPES provides a forum for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, experiences and concerns in the field of Power Engineering, Renewable Energies and Energy Systems.
ICPES 2019 is where you will meet and network with energy leaders, business innovators, researchers, academics and policy makers from across the globe.
|When:||10 - 12 December|
Past Conferences & Events