General Information

Registration Desk 

The registration desk will be located at the Boulevard Auditorium at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre for the duration of the event. Staff at the registration desk will be happy to help with any queries.

Name Badges 

Each delegate will be given a name badge at registration. This badge will be the official pass to sessions, teas, lunches and official social functions. It is necessary for delegates to wear their name badges at all times when on-site.


 A message board will be located next to the registration desk throughout the event.

Credit Cards

Credit cards accepted at the registration desk are Mastercard, Visa and American Express. The majority of hotels, restaurants and shops will accept all major credit cards.


As you will be incurring considerable expense when attending this event, it is strongly recommended that you take out an insurance policy of your choice when booking your travel arrangements.

Disclaimer of Liability  

The Organising Committee, including the EABS IV Secretariat, will not accept liability for damages of any nature sustained by participants or their accompanying persons or loss of or damage to their personal property as a result of the meeting or related events.

Air Travel

For the best airfares to Brisbane, please book online at the following web sites:

Key Dates

Early Bird Registration Close

Monday, 9 July 2012

Short Course

Monday, 10 September - Tuesday, 11 September 2012 

Ice Breaker

Tuesday, 11 September 2012

Authors' Breakfast

Wednesday, 12 September 2012


Wednesday, 12 September - Friday, 14 September 2012

Welcome Reception:

Wednesday, 12 September 2012

Gala Dinner:

Thursday, 13 September 2012

Farewell Drinks:

Friday, 14 September 2012

EABS IV Secretariat
C/- Conference Action Pty Ltd
PO Box 576, Crows Nest NSW 1585 Australia
P: +61 2 9431 8699     F: + 61 2 9431 8677