Social Functions

The Welcome Reception will take place on Sunday 23rd September at the University of Queensland’s St Lucia campus. The Welcome Reception is inclusive for all full symposium registrations.

Where: Level 5, Advanced Engineering Building, (building number 49)
Time: 3 – 5pm
Cost: inclusive for all full registrations
Additional tickets: $40 per person

A Symposium Dinner is planned for Wednesday evening the 26th September. The cost to attend the dinner is not included in the Symposium Registration fees.

Popolo Italian Kitchen and Bar,
3 Siddon Street River Quay, South Brisbane
(Note: Entry is from the riverside walkway “Clem Jones Promenade”)
Time: commencing 7.00 pm
Cost: $100 per person
Dress: Smart Casual
Popolo Restaurant is an easy walk from most of the city hotels. Either walk down George Street past the Queensland Parliament House and through the grounds of QUT (open to the public), then across the Goodwill walking bridge, angle back towards the water’s edge and follow the path to the restaurant.Alternatively walk on the southern bank of the river after crossing the Victoria (traffic and pedestrian) bridge, turning left and following the water’s edge heading downstream until you see the restaurant.

There is also a very convenient Ferry stop (South Bank 3 Ferry Terminal) located only a few metres from the venue.