Below are the conference hotels that you may choose to use.  Sydney however offers much accommodation in the downtown CBD area where the conference and social events will be held. Please see further down where you can visit many of other sites that might suit your budget or locality needs.

Please note that you will need to copy and past the name of one of the hotels in to the ‘destination’ field on the link provided:

  • Ibis Sydney World Square
  • Mercure Sydney
  • Novotel Sydney Central

Please note that the rates are room and internet only.  Once you click the link the conference ID will be generated automatically for the conference discount.



Links to other accommodation sites

Below are some sites that will assist in find the right accommodation to suit your budget and needs whether it be a luxurious suites complete with spa and city views to the simplest backpacker accommodation!   Wotif  Expedia   Last Minute   Trivago

Important Dates

Full paper submission deadline: 20 November

Educational Forum/Industry Forum Submission Deadline: 10 December

Application for Doctoral Consortium: 10 December

PDWs Submission Deadline: 10 December

Registration Early-Bird Price: 21 December


ACERE 2024 Program Schedule

Doctoral Consortium (Monday 5th February all day)

Paper Development Workshops (Tuesday 6th February – 9am – 3pm)

Educators/Industry Forum (Tuesday 6th February – 9am – 3pm)

Main Conference (Tuesday 6th (from 3:30 pm), Wednesday 7th (all day), Thursday 8th (all day) – Conference begins at 3:30 pm on Tuesday 6th)

Social events

Welcome Drinks at The Old Clare Hotel, Tuesday 6th February, 5:30-7:00 PM

Gala Event and Awards at MCA (Museum of Contemporary Art)- Wednesday, 7th February, 6:30-10:30 PM

 Closing drinks at Aerial Conference Centre Thursday 8th February 5-6 PM


As a first-time participant and a new doctoral student just 6 months in, the conference has been extremely useful for me in terms of my own personal learning and in meeting new, liked-minded individuals. I would definitely encourage more of my friends to apply the conference in the future.

Participant in 2023 Edition of ACERE