Conferences

Providing opportunities to build knowledge, network and maintain CPD.

Engineers Australia hosts over 20 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.
 
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The theme for the Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium 2018 (HWRS 2018) is “Water and Communities”. During the conference, internationally respected and local speakers will reflect on advances to date and highlight the opportunities and challenges to come in the areas of water engineering, hydrology, hydrogeology, research into and management of water resources.

When: 3 - 6 December 2018
Where: Melbourne, VIC
Website:  hwrs.com.au

The 29th Australasian Association of Engineering Education (AAEE) annual international conference will be held in Hamilton, New Zealand from Sunday 9 - Wednesday 12 December 2018 and the ADTL Workshop will run on Thursday 13 December.

AAEE is the premier engineering education conference for the southern hemisphere and involves a gathering of 250-300 tertiary engineering educators and stakeholders to discuss recent research, issues and trends in educating the current generation of engineers.

Themes for this years’ conference are:

  • Beyond the Qualification – future-proofing engineering education for a diverse workforce
  • Beyond Tolerance – educational practices that embrace diversity
  • Beyond the Classroom – tailoring engineering and STEM education to meet the needs of all stakeholders
When: 9 - 12 December 2018
Where: Hamilton, NZ
Website:  aaee2018.com

 

The conference theme is Innovation within a contemporary aerospace industry and we are encouraging papers that explore this theme in both aviation and space domains.

In addition to the aerospace streams there will be specialist conferences and workshops including:

  • Defence Science and Technology (DST) Group International Conference on Health and Usage Monitoring (HUMS 2019)
  • 28 International Symposium on Space Flight Dynamics (ISSFD)
  • Moving Towards a Single Aviation Industry in Australia workshop

With more than 350 delegates from Australasia and beyond, the congress will bring aerospace professionals from industry, academia, research organisation and Defence Forces to explore ideas and ensure the ongoing success of the aerospace industry. We look forward to seeing you there.

When: 24 - 26 February 2019
Where: Melbourne, VIC
Website:  aiac18.com

Engineers Australia is working towards a profession that better reflects the communities we serve, and that draws equally on the skills and talents of both men and women at all levels of seniority.

Our International Women's Day events provide the ideal platform to engage with industry and promote healthy discussion about what action can be taken to address challenges facing modern women in the workforce.

Find out more and register now: www.engineersaustralia.com.au

Date Location Time
Tuesday 5 March 2019 Perth 7:00 - 9:30am, Breakfast
Wednesday 6 March 2019 Brisbane 11:30am - 2:30pm, Lunch
Thursday 7 March 2019 Melbourne 11:30am - 2:30pm, Lunch
Friday 8 March 2019 Sydney 11:30am - 2:30pm, Lunch

 

SETE 2019 is an annual conference organised by the System Engineering Society of Australia (SESA) and the Southern Cross Chapter of the International Test and Evaluation Association (ITEA).

The Conference theme for SETE 2019 is: System Science and Engineering for a better Australia.

When: 29 April - 1 May 2019
Where: Canberra, ACT
Website:  sete2019.com.au

Australia's largest gathering of manufacturing professionals

National Manufacturing Week is Australia’s largest gathering of manufacturing decision-makers under one roof. It is the one place for the manufacturing community to come together to be inspired, innovate and connect with one another.

National Manufacturing Week allows you to source the latest solutions from the widest range of suppliers all in one place at one time, and hear from expert speakers about new trends and processes that will position your business to thrive in the global manufacturing sector.

When: 14 - 17 May 2019
Where: Melbourne, VIC
Website:  nationalmanufacturingweek.com.au

The theme for the conference is “A Time for Action – Risk Engineering & Project Controls Impacting the Future”.

One common challenge for all economies is fundamental constraints, including budgetary, timeline, uncertain benefits and risks. There is a critical need to improve and further support the required decisions by using innovative but practical risk engineering and project controls solutions. The conference will explore these ideas through the following themes: Risk Engineering & Culture, Project Planning & Scheduling, Integrated Project Controls and Contracts & Commercial Management

When: 15 - 17 May 2019
Where: Sydney, NSW
Website:  risk-pcc19.com.au

The Australian Construction Achievement Award, presented by Australian Constructors Association (ACA) and Engineers Australia, brings together the best construction projects, delivered by the nation’s very best construction companies.

Now in its 22nd year this prestigious award is the most significant event of the year for the construction industry. The event is supported by the industry’s leading constructors, manufacturers, professionals and industry partners.

When: 23 May 2019
Where: Sydney, NSW
Website:  acca.net.au

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 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

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

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

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 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

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

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