News Update

Proceedings * (29 MB, PDF)

NOTE: This is the final published version of the proceedings with one additional short paper included (p.566-569).

Programme * (1.3 MB, PDF)

NOTE: Welcome reception is on Wed 21 Nov 2018, 5 to 6 pm in the foyer of the Science Centre Building at the University of Auckland.

Registration desk will be open from 4.30 to 6.30 pm at the same location.

General Info * (32 KB, PDF)

Registration fees

(in NZD and inclusive of all taxes)
Standard earlybird $800
Standard full $950
Student earlybird $600
Student full $750

1. Registration of papers for presentation closed on 5 Sep 2018.
2. The following link is for registration to attend only.


Important Dates

Abstracts due on: 5 Feb 2018 14 Feb 2018 (extended)
Full papers due on: 1 Jun 2018
Peer-review notification: 10 Aug 2018
Revisions due on: 24 Aug 2018
Final submissions by: 1 Sep 2018
Early-bird registration closes on: 1 Sep 2018 5 Sep 2018 (extended)
Welcoming reception: Wed 21 Nov 2018
Conference sessions: Thu 22 and Fri 23 Nov 2018


O'Rorke Hall - University of Auckland Dormitory
This is a high-rise 12 storey building within walking distance to the conference venue. There are 35 rooms per floor located in a series of 4-7 pods per floor. One bathroom per pod shared between 4 to 7 people. Kitchenette is available on each floor with a shared lounge.

The cost for a single room with a shared bathroom is only NZ$95 per night.

To make a booking, please email Louise Newbury at

Other accommodation options:
Quadrant Hotels
Pullman Auckland
Copthorne Hotel

Conference Venue

Conference venue: University of Auckland's Science Centre

Conference Venue Building Plan

Conference venue: Ground level plan of the Science Centre

Detailed Floor Plan * (280 KB, PDF)

Corners of Symonds and Wellesley Streets, Auckland