NOTICE OF DEFERMENT
Postponed to July 29-31, 2021



Conference Registration

Registration will re-open after the 2nd call for proposals and evaluations

All presenting authors of accepted papers and all participants in accepted sessions (presenting authors, chairs, and discussants) are expected to register for and attend the conference and to be present at the scheduled sessions.

To promote broad participation in the conference, each delegate will be limited to two presenting roles. You may be first author/presenting author on more than two submissions, but you will need to withdraw presentations if more than two are accepted.

Please register though our secure University of Sydney online system, by selecting your correct option below.

Conference Fees and Payment

Registration fees include:

  • Attendance to the conference;
  • Printed program, book of abstracts, author bios and proceedings;
  • Lunches, coffee and tea breaks.
Registration Type
(with Earlybird (until 15 March 2021) regular rates from 16 March 2021)
Value (AUD)
Earlybird (until 15 March 2021) - General Conference Registration (including teachers): 3-Day attendance $450
Earlybird (until 15 March 2021) - General Conference Registration (including teachers) with DINNER: 3-Day attendance $560
Earlybird (until 15 March 2021) - Student Conference Registration: 3-Day attendance $200
Earlybird (until 15 March 2021) - Student Conference registration with DINNER: 3-Day attendance $285
Registration Type
(without Earlybird (until 15 March 2021) from 16 March 2021)
Value (AUD)
General Conference Registration (including school teachers): 3-day attendance $500
General Conference Registration with DINNER (including school teachers): 3-Day attendance $610
Student Conference Registration: 3-Day attendance $250
Student Conference Registration with DINNER: 3-Day attendance $335
Registration Type
One day rates
Value (AUD)
One-day General Conference attendance: Thursday 29 July 2021 $200
One-day General Conference attendance: Friday 30 July 2021 $200
One-day General Conference attendance: Saturday 31 July 2021 $200
One-day Student & School Teacher Conference attendance: Thursday 29 July 2021 $150
One-day Student & School Teacher Conference attendance: Friday 30 July 2021 $150
One-day Student & School Teacher Conference attendance: Saturday 31 July 2021 $150
Dinner Only - General Attendance: 7pm, Friday 30 July 2021 $110
Dinner Only - STUDENT Attendance: 7pm, Friday 30 July 2021 $85

Note. Student rates refer to full-time students only.


The celebratory Conference Gala Dinner on Friday 30 July is separate from the conference fee. This will be held from 7pm at L'Aqua Darling Harbour, presenting a great opportunity for delegates to connect over food and drinks with spectacular views of Sydney's renowned Darling Harbour. The special rate includes canapes, 3-course meal, beverages inclusive of alcohol, professional DJ and fireworks!

Please register your attendance for the Gala Dinner at the time of conference registration:

  • General (includes school teachers): $110
  • Full-time students: $85

The Opening Reception (29 July) is free of charge for registered delegates, but you need to register your attendance at the time of registration for catering purposes.

Equity Scholarships

We are pleased to announce that The School of Education and Social Work (SSESW) at The University of Sydney is sponsoring a small number of Equity Scholarships to assist financially stressed postgraduate students and early career researchers to attend the conference. These will provide concessional registration (including catering) and contribution towards travel expenses.

Eligible applicants are delegates who are:

  • non-waged or low-waged;
  • postgraduate students or early career researchers (in first 5 years since graduation of doctoral degree) in sessional, short-term contract or part-time employment;
  • not receiving funding to attend the conference from any other sources;
  • and have their proposal submission accepted for presentation at the Conference.

Gender and STEM Network
The University of Sydney
National Expert Organisation on Girls/Women and Science/Technology