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Conference Sponsorship Program Funding Recipients

Round 15: Jan 2022-Dec 2022


Lead Organisation


7th International Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference

Australian Geomechanics Society

29 Apr – 1 May 2022

8th International Symposium for Geotechnical Safety & Risk

University of Newcastle

14 – 16 Dec 2022

12th Biological Psychiatry Australia Annual Meeting

The Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health

30 Oct – 1 Nov 2022

12th International NanoMedicine Conference

UNSW Sydney

27 – 29 June 2022

20th International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering

Australian Geomechanics Society

1 – 5 May 2022

66th Annual Meeting of the Australian Mathematical Society

UNSW Sydney

6 – 9 Dec 2022

2022 Annual Merinolink Conference and Field Day

Merinolink Limited

6 – 8 June 2022

2022 International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation


31 Oct – 3 Nov 2022

Conference on Hydrogen Production and Storage

UNSW Sydney

7 – 9 Nov 2022

A Deep Dive into ST6 Pedagogy

Science Teachers Association of NSW

11 – 12 May 2022

AINSE Women in STEM and Entrepreneurship School

Australian Institute of Nuclear Science and Engineering

28 Nov – 2 Dec 2022

AMSI Summer School 2022


10 Jan – 4 Feb 2022

Annual National Mechanical Circulatory Support Conference

UNSW Sydney

17 – 18 Nov 2022

ASM2022 – The Australian Society for Microbiology Annual National Meeting 2022

ASN Conferences Pty Ltd

11 – 14 July 2022

Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference

University of Sydney

4 – 8 Dec 2022

Beaches in Estuaries and Bays (BEBs) Workshop

University of Sydney

1 – 31 Dec 2022

The BioProcessing Network Annual Conference

BioProcessing Network

17 – 19 Oct 2022

CoESB Annual Conference

Macquarie University – Centre of Excellence in Synthetic Biology

29 Nov – 2 Dec 2022

Conference on Hydrogen Production and Storage

UNSW Sydney

7 – 9 Nov 2022

East Coast Protein Meeting

Sydney Protein Group

6 – 8 July 2022

Fresh Produce Safety Conference: Promoting Skills, Science, Systems and Standards

Fresh Produce Safety Centre Limited

11 Aug – 7 Sept 2022

Future of Engineering Education - 33rd Australasian Association of Engineering Education Conference

Western Sydney University


Future-Focused STEM (STEM for the Global Learner)

Science Teachers Association of NSW

14 Sept 2022

Global Summit of Nanotechnology for a Healthier and Sustainable Future

University of Sydney – Sydney Nano Institute

19 – 20 July 2022

Mathematical Thinking

University of Newcastle

26 – 28 Sept 2022

Mathematics in Industry Study Group (MISG)

University of Newcastle

14 – 18 Feb 2022

Plant Nitrogen – The Fifth International Symposium on the Nitrogen Nutrition of Plants

University of Sydney

31 Oct – 3 Nov 2022

Privacy Enhancing Technologies Symposium

Macquarie University

11 – 15 July 2022

RACT 2023 (International Conference on the Regulation of Agvet Chemicals and Technology)

University of New England

6 – 9 Feb 2023

Spatial Futures 2022 - Digital Solutions to Support Disaster Response and Community Resilience in the Face of Emergencies

University of Sydney

23 -24 June 2022

The 17th International Workshop on the Dark Side of the Universe (DSU 2022)

UNSW Sydney

5 – 9 Dec 2022

The Future of Rail – Perspectives on future research and development in rail engineering

University of Wollongong

15 – 18 Nov 2022

Westmead Research and Innovation Conference

Children’s Medical Research Institute

18 – 19 Aug 2022

Round 14: Jan 2021-Dec 2021

ConferenceLead OrganisationDate

K-12 Science and Maths Conference

Lachlan Macquarie College

23-24 April 2021

Vapour intrusion for non-traditional building structures and complex geology contaminated lands

University of Newcastle

27 May 2021

International NanoMedicine Conference

UNSW Sydney

28 May 2021

Visualisation of Agricultural Data

Australian Agricultural Centre

4 Jun 2021

Pacific Bat Forum

Australasian Bat Society

14-17 Jun 2021

18th International Conference on X-ray Absorption Fine Structure (Virtual XAFS2021)

University of Sydney, UNSW Sydney, ANSTO

11-13 July 2021

Fresh Produce Safety Conference: Future Directions for Produce Safety

Fresh Produce Safety Centre Limited

18 Aug 2021

Accelerating the Transition to Net Zero Emissions in Regional Australia


19 Aug 2021

Title of conference. 71st Australasian Grain Science Association Conference – “Grains – Gains – Profits”

Australasian Grain Science Association

24-27 August 2021

Fertility Society of Australia and New Zealand Annual Conference

Fertility Society of Australia and New Zealand

11-15 September 2021

Virtual Vacuum Congress 2021 (VVC-21)

Vacuum Society of Australia (VSA)

6-8 October 2021

Stage 6 – Chemistry, Physics, BEEINS Conference

Science Teachers Association NSW

13-14 Oct 2021

2021 Hunter Cancer Research Symposium

University of Newcastle

5 Nov 2021

2021 Annual Symposium for the Transport Research Association for New South Wales (TRANSW)

Transport Research Association for New South Wales / UTS

16-18 Nov 2021

Advancing technologies and sustainability through functional polymers and nanomaterials

UNSW Sydney

15-17 Nov 2021

Gordon Godfrey Workshop on Spins, Topology and Strong Electron Correlations

UNSW Sydney

22-25 Nov 2021

Fractional calculus and its applications: a workshop Down Under (FCIA-DU)

University of Wollongong

22-24 Nov 2021


Modelling and Simulation Society of Australia and New Zealand

28 Nov - 3 Dec 2021

NSW and ACT ANZIAM Branch meeting

University of Newcastle

2-3 Dec 2021

Homes from Waste Symposium

University of Wollongong

3 Dec 2021

32nd Australasian Conference on Information Systems

Macquarie University

6-10 Dec 2021

Annual Meeting of the Australian Mathematical Society

University of Newcastle

7-10 Dec 2021

The 5th Australasian Conference on Computational Mechanics

Western Sydney University

13-15 Dec 2021

31st International PV Science and Engineering Conference (PVSEC-31)

UNSW Sydney

13-15 Dec 2021

The future of sustainable urban pest management


May 2022

COSPAR-K: A free space STEM event

STEM Industry School Partnerships Program

7-19 Aug 2022

Electric Bus Summit

UNSW Sydney


Online Professional Learning Conference Program

Science Teachers Association NSW

2022 TBC

Round 13: July 2020-June 2021

ConferenceLead OrganisationDate
Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society (AMOS)AMOS8-12 Feb 2021
Restoration through Harvest SymposiumSydney Institute of Marine Science17 June 2021
Online Professional Learning Conference ProgramScience Teachers Association NSWJan-June 2021
Cubesat 2021UNSW Sydney19-20 May 2021
Connecting Communities through Citizen ScienceAustralian Citizen Science Association1 June 2021
Annual meeting of the Australasian Society of Mathematical PsychologyUniversity of Newcastle10-12 Feb 2021
Australian Space Biology SymposiumUniversity of Sydney23 Nov 2020
Sustainable Food Future Conference 2021University of Newcastle17-18 June 2021
Biological Psychiatry Australia Annual MeetingBiological Psychiatry Australia19-21 Oct 2020
How to best protect NSW school children's health from air pollutionUNSW Sydney18-19 May 2021
Australian Freshwater Sciences Society National ConferenceUTS8-10 Dec 2020
International Symposium on Health and Safety Management in Underground Mineral ExtractionUniversity of Wollongong27-28 May 2021 
International Conference on Energy and Healthcare MaterialsUNSW Sydney5-7 Apr 2021

International Conference on Data Science and Advanced Analytics

Macquarie University and University of Technology, Sydney6-9 Oct 2020
AINSE Women in STEM and Entrepreneurship SchoolAustralian Institute of Nuclear Science and Engineering1-3 Dec 2020
Inspiring Curiosity K-10Science Teachers Association NSW3-7 May 2021

Round 11: July 2019-June 2020

ConferenceLead OrganisationDate
9th Conference of the Asia-Pacific Association of Theoretical and Computational ChemistsThe University of Sydney30 Sep-3 Oct 2019
Australasian Environmental Isotope ConferenceSouthern Cross University21-24 Jun 2020
Recent advances in Animal Nutrition in AustraliaUniversity of New England23-25 Oct 2019
Asia Pacific Metrology Programme General Assembly and Related ActivitiesNational Measurement Institute28 Nov-6 Dec 2019
10th Annual Best Practice Ecological Rehabilitation of Mined LandsCooperative Research Centre for Contamination Assessment & Remediation of the Environment (CRC CARE)June 2020
Energy Future Conference & Exhibition 2020 (EF4 Conference)UNSW Sydney5-7 Feb 2020
2019 ANSTO Young Researchers' ConferenceANSTO3 Sep 2019
Institute for Biomedical Materials & Devices (IBMD) Research WeekUTS31 May-6 Jun 2019
11th International Nanomedicine ConferenceUNSW Sydney (Australian Centre for NanoMedicine)22-24 June 2020
10th Australia and New Zealand Nano and Microfluidics SymposiumUniversity of Wollongong1-3 Jul 2019
14th International Conference on Tetrapyrrole Photoreceptors in Photosynthetic OrganismsMacquarie University and The University of Sydney21 Jul 2019
3rd Australian Corneal Bioengineering Working Group MeetingThe University of Sydney,
Save Sight Institute
1 Oct 2019 
Quantitative Methods in Finance 2019UTS17-20 Dec 2019
The 2nd National Transport Infrastructure Workshop: accelerating technology in geotechnical research for a growing nationARC ITTC Rail, University of Wollongong7 Nov 2019
Addressing floods in the 21st CenturyNational Centre for Flood Research, Southern Cross UniversityMar 2020
Mathematics in Industry Study Group (MISG)University of Newcastle28 Jan-1 Feb 2020
Gordon Godfrey Workshop on Spins,
Topology and Strong Electron Correlations
UNSW Sydney25-29 Nov 2019
Robocup International Symposium, 2019UNSW Sydney2-8 Jul 2019
Australian Marine Sciences Association (AMSA) 2020 Conference, titled 'Marine Science in the Anthropocene'Australian Marine Science Association Inc. and Macquarie University5 Jul 2020
Number Theory Down Under 7UNSW Sydney30 Sep - 3 Oct 2019
NSW State Cell & Developmental Biology MeetingAustralia and New Zealand Society for Cell and Developmental Biology12 June 2019
2019 Hunter Cancer Research SymposiumUniversity of Newcastle –
Hunter Cancer Research Alliance (HCRA)
8 Nov 2019
18th Asia Pacific Vibration ConferenceUTS18-20 Nov 2019
Food Engineering and Personalised Food:
the Future of Food Processing for Health
The University of Sydney19 Sep 2019
Data Science Down Under WorkshopThe University of Newcastle8-12 Dec 2019

Round 10: January 2019-December 2019

ConferenceLead OrganisationDate
2nd International One Welfare ConferenceSydney School of Vet Science,
The University of Sydney
14-15 Oct  2019
3rd Australia New Zealand Marine Biotechnology Society ConferenceUNSW Sydney20-22 May 2019
7th International Calicivirus ConferenceUNSW Sydney13-17 Oct 2019
10th International Nanomedicine ConferenceUNSW Sydney, Australian Centre for NanoMedicine24-26 Jun 2019
13th International Conference on PaleoceanographyUNSW Sydney2-6 Sep 2019
15th International Conference on TeV Particle AstrophysicsThe University of Sydney2-6 Dec 2019
17th International Conference on Electrorheological Fluids and Magnetorheological
University of Wollongong15-20 Dec 2019
42nd Australasian Conference on Combinatorial Mathematics and Combinatorial
UNSW Sydney9-13 Dec 2019
2019 Australian Information Theory SchoolThe University of Sydney4-5 Feb 2019
2019 International Symposium on Dust Monitoring and Control in CoalminesUniversity of Wollongong16-18 Aug 2019
Accelerated Computing for Innovation ConferenceSydney Informatics Hub,
The University of Sydney
27 Sep 2019
AINSE Women in STEM and Entrepreneurship SchoolAINSE Ltd4-6 Dec 2019
Australian Connected and Automated Vehicle Research SummitUNSW SydneyNov 2019
Australian Symposium for Nanorobotics in Medicine and HealthThe University of Sydney &
The Heart Research Institute
Apr 2019
By Sky, Land and Sea Linking diverse remote-sensing disciplines through Al and roboticsMacquarie University & DPI16-20 Sep 2019
Cubesat 2019Australian Centre for Space Engineering Research, UNSW Sydney4-5 Sep 2019
Focus School on Next Generation Materials for Clean Energy TechnologiesUNSW Sydney27-31 May 2019
International Conference on Axiomatic DesignUNSW Sydney18-20 Oct 2019
Joint 30th GIW and ABACBS Annual ConferenceVictor Chang Cardiac Research InstituteLate Nov 2019
Livestock Phenomics Symposium 2019The University of SydneyJun 2019
LSST@Asia 2019 Exploring the Wide-Fast-Deep UniverseUNSW Sydney20-23 May 2019
Monte Carlo Methods Conference 2019UNSW Sydney8-12 Jul 2019
OEMF2019Australian Centre for Space Engineering Research, UNSW Sydney28-29 Sep 2019
Wetland restoration and environmental flow management of global importanceUNSW SydneyAug 2019
Workshop on Ecological and Evolutionary GenomicsMacquarie University4-9 Aug 2019