Social Program

If you wish to purchase tickets for the social functions, please email your request to the Congress Managers at 

Welcome Reception and Opening Ceremony

An invitation is extended to all delegates to attend the Opening Ceremony and Welcome Reception to be held within the Congress Exhibition. Renew old friendships and make new acquaintances as we welcome you to Sydney.

Date: Wednesday 24 August 2011
Time: 1630 - 2000
Location: Sydney Convention & Exhibition Centre
Dress: Smart Casual
Tickets: This event is included in the fee for full delegate registration .
If required, additional tickets can be purchased via the online form at a cost of $65.00 each.

Congress Dinner                                 

The dinner venue, Dockside, affords panoramic views of Cockle Bay Wharf and Darling Harbour and is within close proximity of the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre. The Congress Dinner will be one of the memorable highlights of the Congress. Guests will be treated to a sumptuous three course meal and Australian wines.

Date: Friday 26 August 2011
Time: 1900 - 2230
Location: Dockside
Dress: Cocktail/Lounge Suite
Tickets: This event is not included in the fee for delegate registrations .
If you would like to attend, tickets can be purchased via the online form at a cost of $135.00 each.