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

Information for Presenters

  • Presentation timeslots (allowing for Q&A and room movements) will be 20 to 30 minutes. Times will be strictly enforced by chairpersons
  • Presenters are encouraged to practice talks and timing.
  • Presentations must be provided in PowerPoint format.
  • PDF versions of PowerPoint presentations will be published on the APAC Conference website and be available to Conference registrants – Authors consent is implied as a condition of presentation at the Conference.
  • Presentations must be checked by the presenter with the audio-visual technician in the speakers’ presentation room as soon as possible after registering at the Conference venue.
  • Presenters should arrive at their session room, introduce themselves to the chairperson and familiarise themselves with the audio-visual facilities including checking their presentation at least 10 minutes prior to session commencement.

Key Dates

4 November 2019
Registration Opens

2 December 2019
Abstract Submissions Open

28 February 2020
Abstract Submission Deadline (midnight AEDT)

27 March 2020
Authors advised of Submission Outcome

3 April 2020
Earlybird Registration Closes

10 April 2020
Speaker Registration Deadline

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