Conferences

Providing opportunities to build knowledge, network and maintain CPD.

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.

2019

Please join us for the first National Conference of the Transport Australia society (TAs). The conference program (being finalised) will explore the theme: SHAPING AUSTRALIA’S TRANSPORT FUTURE 

When: 26 - 28 June 2019
Where: Sydney, NSW
Website:  transport2019.com.au 

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
Where: Melbourne, VIC
Website:  iccm22.com

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
Where: Hobart, TAS
Website:  coastsandports2019.com.au

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
Where: Melbourne, VIC
Website:  icef13.com

 

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
Where: Sydney, NSW
Website:  chemeca2019.org

ABEC 2019 will bring together all branches of Biomedical Engineering into one conference to focus on the role engineering has to play in improving health care outcomes.

When: 17 - 20 November 2019
Where: Melbourne, VIC
Website:  abec2019.com

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
Where: Melbourne, VIC
Website:  wec2019.org.au

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
Where: Sydney, NSW
Website:  eecon2019.com

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
Website:  apisat2019.com

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
Where: Sydney, NSW
Website:  apemc2020.org

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
Where: Melbourne, VIC
Website:  nano2020.org.au

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
Where: Sydney, NSW
Website: 
icce2020.com

Affiliated Conference and Events

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
Where: Sydney, NSW
Website:  aimex.com.au

The IPWEA NSW’s 3rd Annual Emerging Technologies in Public Infrastructure Conference will enable public works and engineering professionals to gain a deeper understanding of how technology can be leveraged to deliver on operational excellence.

Attendees will benefit from 25+ practitioner case studies that feature both regional and metro councils. These councils are taking a lead with the deployment of emerging technologies, both as early and new adopters of fully-integrated public works and engineering platforms.

When: 19 - 20 June 2019
Where: Sydney, NSW
Website:  ipwea.org

The International Summit: Lifelong learning for sustainability and impact will get participants to explore global perspective, be part of potential solutions and make meaningful and valuable connections in the process.

Hear speakers from Georgia Tech, Stanford, The Smithsonian and Deakin discuss the future of work & education and its alignment to UN sustainability goals.

The IACEE 30th Anniversary Gala Dinner will be held after the symposium on Thursday evening.

When: 27 June 2019
Where: Melbourne, VIC
Website:  iacee.org

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
Website:  ICBMH 2019

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
Where: Sydney, NSW
Website:  ancoldconference.com.au 

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