ACERE networking and social events

Details of the conference program have been made available via email to the conference delegates – just a note to our delegates that your Social Events are included in your delegate fee. Additional tickets to the social events can be purchased HERE [please choose ‘Guest’ when creating your booking]

  • Tuesday 4 February, 6 to 8 pm, The ACERE Welcome Reception is sponsored by UniSA and is to be held at MOD at UniSA map
  • Wednesday 5 February, 6 to 8 pm, Network Social Event to be held at Lot Fourteen map
  • Thursday 6 February, 6 to 10 pm, ACERE Awards Dinner to be held at the Adelaide Zoo map The evening will begin with drinks and canapés in the Panda Forest and move to the Sanctuary for our ACERE dinner and awards – this event is kindly sponsored by Swinburne University.

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