UniSA Our conference co-hosts

Our main academic program is to be held on the campus of our ACERE 2020 co-hosts the University of South Australia in Adelaide. The three day program – Wednesday 5 to Friday 7 February – will feature Dean Shepherd, David Audretsch, Sara Carter, Per Davidsson, full paper presentations and the interactive roundtable paper development sessions. A huge thank you to the University of South Australia for welcoming us to Adelaide and hosting ACERE for 2020!

Important Dates


Abstract submission: 

15 July to 30 September 2023

Notification of acceptance: 15 October 2023

Full Paper submission: 15 November 2023

Final Paper Acceptance Notification: 15 December 2023

Early Bird Registration: 15 December 2023 to 31 December 2023

Late Registration: 1 January 2024 to 15 January 2024

Conference Dates: 5-9 February 2024

PDWs, Educators’ Forum, Industry Forums, and Doctoral Consortium Dates and Deadlines will be updates as soon as they are confirmed.


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