Abstracts Now Closed.

All submitters of abstracts have now been advised of their acceptance as a paper or poster presenter. A very creditable 160 abstracts were received, from countries as diverse as Italy, Australia, New Zealand, USA and Korea and concerning projects in, for example, Tanzania, Qatar, Christchurch, California, Singapore and Brisbane. Nearly 90 papers and 20 posters are now being prepared by their authors.

Winner of Registration Fees

We offered a prize to one from the first 50 to upload abstracts. We can now announce that the winner of their registration fees for the Conference is Mustafa MASHAL of University of Canterbury, New Zealand.

Authors working on Presentations

The deadline for all reviewers to have apportioned scores to abstracts is 13 September 2013. After this date feedback and approval will be provided to successful authors, whereupon preparation of the papers or posters can begin. Find templates for this on the Home page. authors is 31 January 2014, and the relevant templates for preparation can be found on the Home page.

Sponsorships and Advertisers

A number of sponsorship opportunities and some Trade display booths still exist for businesses who want a presence at the Conference. Contact christine@proconsult.co.nz in the first instance.

Trade Display Booths

There are 18 SOLD, 2 on Hold Exhibition booth at Sky City for the duration of the Auckland component. Please advise if you wish to join a waitlist. You can email your expression of interest to christine@proconsult.co.nz.