PIANC APAC 2020 is a biennial conference series focusing on harbours, ports and recreational boating in the Asia Pacific region.

General Questions

Will I need to download specific software?

Specific software is not required.  You will be provided with a weblink to the virtual conferencing platform. Google Chrome is the recommended browser for the PIANC APAC Conference web application. If you typically use Internet Explorer or Safari, it is recommended that you download Chrome prior to the Conference. It offers Zoom facilities fully embedded in a personal and secured environment. Full online support before and during the Conference will be available to all the virtual attendees, speakers and exhibitors.

We strongly advise that you participate in the Conference via your desktop or laptop computer that has speakers. Mobile devices are supported however the best experience will be via computer. You will also require a reliable broadband internet connection.

What is a Virtual Exhibition?

Just like the traditional exhibition at the face to face meeting, attendees can visit the virtual exhibition hall and engage with exhibitors. Attendees can view exhibitor information, download brochures, and when the exhibition is open, engage in instant meetings, by video, with exhibitors.

Key Dates

14 August 2020               
Abstract Submission (Round 2) Deadline (midnight AEST)

28 August 2020               
Authors advised of Submission Outcome

18 October 2020
Earlybird Registration Closes

Additional enquiries should be directed to the Conference Secretariat: Encanta Event Management T: +61 3 9863 7609 E: lexie.duncan@encanta.com.au