Venues & Transport


Paper Program (including the PDS sessions) at NAB, Docklands, Melbourne – Wednesday 8, Thursday 9 and Friday 10 February 2017.

Doctoral Consortium at RMIT, Swanston Street Campus, Melbourne– Tuesday 7 February 2017 and at NAB, Docklands, Melbourne on Friday 10 February 2017

Social Events

Additional tickets for accompanying persons to the Social Events can be purchased when registering.


Melbourne Airport (Tullamarine) is located approximately 20 kilometres north the city. The most direct route is via the Tullamarine Freeway. The Freeway towards the city end of the journey becomes a tollway. The fastest way to the city or the airport is either via taxi of bus.  For information about AIRPORT TRANSFERS and SHUTTLES CLICK HERE

Please note that Melbourne has a FREE TRAM ZONE you are advised to organise your stay to either be in this zone, or be within 5-10 minutes walking distance of the zone. Both RMIT and the NAB venue are on the free tram zone routes.  For more information about PUBLIC TRANSPORT VICTORIA CLICK HERE




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