ACERE 2023 – Registration and Additional Details

Dear ACERE Community,

We are excited to share with you important details about the upcoming ACERE 2023, which will be held in person, in Brisbane, at the University of Queensland St Lucia Campus between the 8th-10th  of February 2023 with preconference events taking place on the 6th and 7th.

ACERE 2023 Theme: ”Entrepreneurship to create a better future”

  • Educators Forum theme: ”Preparing future entrepreneurs”
  • Industry Forum theme: ”Towards the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games – opportunities for entrepreneurs”

Keynote Speakers and PDW Hosts

  • Sherry Thatcher, Editor of AMR
  • Greg Fisher, Associate Editor of AMR
  • Jeff McMullen, Editor-in-Chief of JBV
  • Dean Shepherd, Professor of Entrepreneurship at the Mendoza College of Business, Notre Dame University

Conference Registration and Fees

  • Early bird prices, if you register before the 15th of December
    • Student: AUD $350
    • Regular: AUD $790
  • If you register after the 15th of December
    • Student: AUD $450
    • Regular: AUD $890

Read more about registration here

Extended Abstract Submission Deadline

Have you submitted an abstract already? Don’t worry if you haven’t yet – we give you some more time to prepare and finalize your work.

We have extended the abstract submission deadline until the 30th of September!

More details will be shared soon about the Doctoral Consortium, Educators and Industry Forum.

We will endeavour to answer your queries as efficiently as possible at


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