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


The Symposium on Nature Based Solutions for Coasts, Ports and Estuaries will take place on 30 November and 1 December, and the Conference will commence with a Welcome Reception on 1 December 2020, concluding with technical tours on 4 December 2020.


Monday 30 November 2020 Pre-Conference Symposium
Tuesday 1 December 2020 Pre-Conference Symposium
Exhibitor Bump-In
Welcome Reception & Exhibition Opening
Wednesday 2 December 2020 Welcome to Country & Opening Address
Keynote Speaker
Conference Sessions
Thursday 3 December 2020 Keynote Speaker
Conference Sessions
Conference Gala Dinner
Exhibition & Exhibitor Bump-Out
Friday 4 December 2020 Technical Tours

Key Dates

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

28 August 2020               
Authors advised of Submission Outcome

18 September 2020       
Earlybird Registration Closes

25 September 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