EVENTS


2015

Vala 2016

Vala 2016

Date: 9-11 February 2016
Location: Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre – Melbourne
Brief: The VALA Biennial Conference is recognised as the premier library and information technology conference within this region. The conference attracts delegates and suppliers from across Australia, New Zealand, Asia, and beyond. The 2016 Conference promises to bring together over 1,000 participants to share technology breakthroughs, to discuss the latest trends with experts in the field and to experience the latest products from leading companies from across the globe.



LIANZA 2015

LIANZA 2015

Date: 7-11 November 2015
Location: Shed 6 on Wellington’s waterfront
Brief: With a great range of keynote speakers, invited talks and contributed papers, LIANZA 2015 offers extensive knowledge and networking for the library and information profession. Visit us at the Thomson Reuters booth.



AusBiotech 2015

AusBiotech 2015

Date: 7-9 October 2015
Location: Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre – Melbourne
Brief: The 2015 conference will discuss new and diverse topics vital to success in the global life sciences industry, explore current and emerging trends, breakthroughs and war stories from a range of areas such as regenerative medicine, research translation strategies, new markets, business development, access to capital and clinical trials.
More than 1000 participants are expected to attend AusBiotech 2015, with the conference attracting a strong contingent of delegates from throughout the Asia-Pacfic region, USA and Europe.



ARMS 2015

ARMS

Date: 29 September – 2 October 2015
Location: Orchard Hotel – Singapore
Brief: The 17th Australasian Research Management Society 2015 Conference “Research Management in a Global Context” will be held in Singapore, 29 September to 2 October. ARMS is the professional society for specialists in management and administration of research, and this year’s conference program includes collaboration meetings, and professional training workshops towards accreditation of research managers. Come by our Booth.



Citation & Innovation Awards 2015

Citation & Innovation Awards 2015

Date: 23 June 2015
Location: The University House @ the Woodward – University of Melbourne
Brief: The theme of the day is “How collaboration in research and innovation is shaping the Australian landscape”. The award ceremony will be presented by David Brown, Global Head of Sales & Service, Thomson Reuters, IP & Science. Eleven Australian Research Teams will receive Citation Awards to recognise their outstanding contribution to research. These presentations will be followed by the Innovation Awards to recognise excellence in innovation in Australia to eight outstanding organisations. This event is a chance to celebrate the finest of Australia's researchers and innovators who have shown we have everything to gain from fostering collaborations and expanding participation in research and innovation networks. For more information visit the 2015 Citation and Innovation Award Page.



Universities Australia - Higher Education 2015

Universities Australia - Higher Education 2015

Date: 11 – 13 March 2015
Location: National Convention Centre, Canberra, Australia
Brief: The annual Universities Australia Higher Education Conference is the premier forum for discussing the policy agenda for the university sector. The Conference provides an opportunity for dialogue, analysis and engagement between the sector, other stakeholders and commentators. Participants have the chance to contribute to the discussion and debate shaping the future of the higher education sector. Visit Thomson Reuters at booth #29.



Criterion - Building eResearch capability in Universities

Criterion - Building eResearch capability in Universities

Date: 14-15 April 2015
Location: CQ Functions, Melbourne, Australia
Brief: The eResearch landscape is changing. As uncertainty continues over the future of Government funded research bodies, Universities are choosing to build internal capabilities to support research. The Building eResearch capability within Universities event will bring together thought leaders and practitioners from the leading research Universities to discuss how they are planning and developing a strategic IT framework to maximise research outcomes. Visit the Thomson Reuters Booth.



LESANZ 2015

LESANZ 2015

Date: 29 April to 1 May 2015
Location: MCEC, South Wharf, Melbourne, Australia
Brief: Keeping up with emerging trends and practices in tech transfer in Australia and New Zealand has never felt so important. The 2015 LESANZ conference features excellent speakers, case studies, interactive panel discussions, practical workshops and networking with IP professionals. Visit the Thomson Reuters booth.



Past 2015 Events




ALIA Information Online 2015 Conference

ALIA Information Online 2015 Conference

Date: 2 February – 5 February 2015
Location: Hilton, Sydney, Australia
Brief: The conference theme ‘At the Edge’ is about innovation, cutting edge technologies and what that means for the library and information profession. The four day conference includes workshops, information sessions and amazing keynote speakers. Visit us at the Thomson Reuters booths (#31 and #32).

Events - 2014

VALA 2014

VALA 2014

Date: 3 February – 6 February 2014
Location: Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, Australia
Brief: VALA 2014 is streaming with possibilities. The 17th Biennial Conference and Exhibition is the must-attend event for specialists, managers and leading edge thinkers working in information and technology in the GLAM sectors. It is expected to attract 1,500 participants. Visit Thomson Reuters at booth #94/99.


Universities Australia Higher Education 2014

Universities Australia Higher Education 2014

Date: 26 - 28 February 2014
Location: National Convention Centre, Canberra, Australia
Brief: The annual Universities Australia Higher Education Conference is the premier forum for discussing the policy agenda for the university sector. The Conference provides an opportunity for dialogue, analysis and engagement between the sector, other stakeholders and commentators. Participants have the chance to contribute to the discussion and debate shaping the future of the higher education sector. Visit Thomson Reuters at booth #4.


University Research Performance Forum 2014

VUniversity Research Performance Forum 2014

Date: 22 July – 23 July 2014
Location: Rydges Hotel, Sydney, Australia
Brief: The University Research Performance Forum will bring together emerging and current research leaders to network, share ideas and benchmark progress with others from a wide range of institutions. The case-study driven format will highlight experiences and key lessons learned from some of the most accomplished research institutions in Australia. The forum and workshop will equip delegates with fresh perspectives and insights to enhance research quality and performance in the pursuit of becoming a world-class research institution. Visit us at the Thomson Reuters booth.


ARMS 2014

ARMS 2014

Date:17 September – 19 September 2014
Location: National Convention Center, Canberra, Australia
Brief:The ARMS 2014 conference themes of Impact and Influence will be explored in presentations from keynote speakers, invited speakers and theme leaders in a variety of plenary sessions, workshops and within six conference streams. The six streams (Influence, Impact, Change, Translation, Data, Health) will provide the opportunity for both concurrent sessions and interactive workshops. Visit us at the Thomson Reuters booth (#4).


LIANZA 2014

LIANZA 2014

Date:12 October – 15 October 2014
Location:Skycity Convention Center, Auckland, New Zealand
Brief:Skycity Convention Center, Auckland, New Zealand
Brief:With a great range of keynote speakers, invited talks and contributed papers, LIANZA 2014 offers extensive knowledge and networking for the library and information profession. Visit us at the Thomson Reuters booth (#49).


AusBiotech National Conference 2014

AusBiotech National Conference 2014

Date:29 October – 31 October 2014
Location:Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Center, Australia
Brief: AusBiotech 2014’s theme is ‘Life Science = Future. Jobs. Exports.’ In addition to a comprehensive conference program, AusBiotech’s Business Matching Program will facilitate more than 2,500 meeting requests between participants from the biotechnology, biopharmaceutical, life sciences, business, investment, research and health industries. Visit us at the Thomson Reuters booth (#25).

Past Events - 2013

ALIA Information Online Conference 2013

 

Date: 12 – 15 February 2013
Location: Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Australia
Brief: ALIA Information Online Conference is the flagship conference for the peak association of the library industry in Australia and is considered a focal event in the profession's calendar. The ALIA Information Online Conference has been held since 1990; however the ALIA Conference, in one form or another, has been held since the 1950s. ALIA Information Online attracts over 1,400 professionals from almost all sectors of the library industry.


LESANZ 2013 Annual Conference


Date:
14 – 16 March 2013
Location: Stamford Plaza Brisbane, Australia
Brief: The theme of the Conference was "Resourcing the Future". Queensland derives its wealth from a broad range of natural resources including minerals, energy, abundant sunshine, extensive arable land and marine biodiversity. The conference explored how innovation and licensing is contributing to this resources boom to develop a profitable and sustainable future.


46th Annual AIFST Convention


Date: 13 – 17 July 2013
Location: Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Australia
Brief: The annual AIFST National Convention is the premier food technology conference in Australia for industry, research and government organisations, locally and overseas.


2013 Product Development Roadshow


Date: 7 – 16 August 2013
Location: Various
Brief: From 7-16 August we visited 8 cities throughout Australia & New Zealand as part of the 2013 Thomson Reuters Product Development Roadshow.


ARMS 2013

Date: 11 – 13 September 2013
Location: Adelaide Convention Centre, Australia
Brief: Change brings opportunity; ARMS 2013 embraced the new world of conducting research. The shift in focus to end users of research, open access to intellectual property and the potential of e-research will all transform research and the way we manage it.


LIANZA Conference 2013

Date: 20 – 23 October 2013
Location: Hamilton, New Zealand
Brief: With a great range of keynote speakers, invited talks and contributed papers, LIANZA Conference 2013 charted new courses of knowledge for the library and information profession.


AusBiotech 2013 National Conference

AusBiotech 2013  

Date: 29 October – 1 November 2013
Location: Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Australia
Brief: AusBiotech 2013, with the theme 'bio-economy in transition', focused on the transformation of the Australian industry as it evolves and adapts to global forces, in an effort to grow the bio-economy in a global context. The event has long been valued as the best way to bring together like-minded people in biotechnology to share information and support the growth and prosperity of the industry.


Intellectual Property Strategy Forum | Sydney | 21-22 November 2013

Date: 21 – 22 November 2013
Location: Sydney, Australia
Brief: The IP Strategy Forum 2013 is a platform for Australian IP professionals to share their knowledge, perspectives and practical approaches on some of the most relevant issues in Australia's IP management. The forum focuses on new technology, branding, leveraging IP for the sustainable future, commercialisation and innovation. Book today and save 20%! Click here to find out more.

Past Events - 2012

VALA's 16th Biennial Conference and Exhibition


Date: 6 - 9 February 2012
Location: Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, in Melbourne, Australia
Brief: The VALA biennial conference has established itself as the must-attend event for those working in technology in galleries, libraries, archives and museums sectors. The conference attracted 1,500 participants from across Australia, New Zealand and internationally.


LESI Annual Conference



Date:
1 - 4 April 2012
Location: Aotea Centre, Auckland, New Zealand
Brief: Commercialising Innovation to Save the World - This year the Kyoto Protocol will expire and the global licensing world will descend on Auckland, New Zealand to explore how innovation might be commercialised to "save the world" from threats such as disease, poverty, food shortages, over-population and environmental destruction.


2012 Thomson Reuters Australia Citation & Innovation Awards

Date: 30 May 2012
Location: National Press Club, Canberra
Brief: Twelve Australian researchers were selected to receive Citation Awards in recognition of their outstanding contribution to research. In addition, seven Australian organisations were recognised for their excellence in innovation.


 2012 InCites User Forum

Date: 19 September 2012
Location: Palazzo Versace, Gold Coast, Australia
Brief: The first InCites User Forum in Australia just prior to the 2012 ARMS Conference on the 19th of September 2012 at the Palazzo Versace on the Gold Coast. The InCites User Forum is an interactive event that combines customer case studies, discussion of research evaluation trends and how they differ from region to region, as well as the presentation of future InCites development plans.


ARMS 2012 - 14th Annual National Conference



Date: 20 - 21 September 2012
Location: Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa, Australia
Brief: 'Ride the Wave of Collaboration: Industry, Institutions, Individuals' - Developing and sustaining collaborations and partnerships are key factors in enhancing research output and impact, broadening access to world-class technologies and data resources and facilitating opportunities to move further and faster in the research enterprise. With the advancing speed of communications, these opportunities are evermore "location independent" and with that bring various challenges particularly in terms of processes, values and expectations.


LIANZA Conference 2012



Date: 23 - 26 September 2012
Location: Awapuni Function Centre, Palmerston North, New Zealand
Brief: Ipukarea – Celebrate, Sustain, Transform - LIANZA conference provides a place, space and time for celebration, but it is also a welcome opportunity to gain professional and personal sustenance through meeting others, talking, listening and learning – a place for rejuvenation. It is a place to be challenged and to consider opportunities for change and transformation.


ARCS Scientific Congress

Date: 27 - 28 September 2012
Location: National Convention Centre, Canberra, Australia
Brief: This year ARCS will be running a combined Canberra Congress for those working in Regulatory Affairs (prescriptions and non-prescriptions), health economics (medicines and devices) & quality/GMP.


eResearch Australasia Conference 2012

 

Date: 28 October - 2 November 2012
Location: SMC Conference & Function Centre, Sydney, Australia
Brief: eResearch Australasia provides opportunities for delegates to engage, connect, and share their ideas and exemplars concerning new information centric research capabilities, and how information and communication technologies help researchers to collaborate, collect, manage, share, process, analyse, store, find, understand and re-use information.


 AusBiotech 2012 National Conference



Date:
30 October - 2 November 2012
Location: Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, Victoria, Australia

Past Events - 2011

2011 ALIA Information Online Conference & Exhibition

2011 ALIA Information Online Conference & Exhibition
Date: 1–3 February 2011
Location: Sydney Convention & Exhibition Centre
Brief: ALIA Information Online Exhibition showcases leading Australian and overseas suppliers from all areas of online information and information knowledge management.


Universities Australia's Higher Education Conference

Universities Australia's Higher Education Conference
Date:  2–4 March 2011
Location: Hotel Realm, Canberra
Brief: The third Higher Education Conference discussed important higher education policy issues, raised the profile of our universities in the broader community, and highlighted the role they play in shaping and sustaining the social, economic, cultural and environmental fabric of the nation.


LESANZ Annual Conference 2011

LESANZ Annual Conference 2011
Date: 31 March – 2 April 2011
Location: The Westin, Sydney
Brief: The focus of the 2011 conference was on the growing impact and diversity of forms of licensing under the theme 'LICENSING ACROSS SOCIETY'.


Follow the Sun – WOK 5.0 Launch

Follow the Sun – WOK 5.0 Launch
Date: 6 April 2011
Location: Multi


BioMelbourne: BioBreakfast Systems Biology

BioMelbourne: BioBreakfast Systems Biology
Date: 3 May 2011
Location: Australian Centre for the Moving Image, Melbourne
Systems Biology — Improving decision making for drug discovery and development


Bibliometrics Conference — National and Institutional Perspectives on Metrics-Based Research Evaluation

Bibliometrics Conference 

Date: 16 – 17 May 2011
Location: The University of Queensland, Brisbane
Brief: Following on from the success of the 2009 Thomson Reuters - University of Queensland conference on “National and Institutional Perspectives on Metrics-Based Research Evaluation” we are pleased to present the 2nd conference on research evaluation.


Systems Biology Seminar & Workshop

Systems Biology Seminar & Workshop
Date: 18 May 2011
Location: The University of Queensland, Brisbane
Brief: Exploring a unique bioinformatics technology for systems biology that enables complete reconstruction of mammalian cellular functionality from interactions data at the level of ligand-receptor interactions, cell signaling & regulation and core metabolism.


XVIII International Botanical Congress

IBC 2011
Date: 23 – 30 July 2011
Location: The Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre Southbank, Melbourne
Brief: As with previous International Botanical Congresses, the scientific program covers all fields of botanical science, including research on plants, algae and fungi.


 Systems Biology Seminar Series - Australia - Winter 2011

SEMINAR & FREE PATHWAY ANALYSIS WORKSHOP

Date:
Wednesday 27 July - Friday 5 August 2011
Location: Parkville, Clayton & Bundoora, Melbourne
Brief: Thomson Reuters IP & Science is proud to support this Australian series of scientific seminars & workshops for Omics & Systems Biology. There are three events scheduled across Melbourne in Winter 2011, hosted with local partners.All welcome to attend.

Each event in the series features:

  • Guest speakers with various interesting topics, related to systems biology - see event flyers for details
  • The case study "From 'omics data to target identification… in minutes ", created using Thomson Reuters MetaCore & Integrity platforms; and
  • A *FREE* 1hr workshop "Basic Pathway Analysis Training", with scope for analysing your own data (some pre-work required).

EVENT DETAILS:

Parkville - Wednesday 27 July -
Click here for full details



Clayton - Thursday 4 August - Click here for full details

 

Bundoora - Friday 5 August - Click here for full details

 


ARMS 2011 - Annual National Conference 'Imagine the Transformation... Transform your Imagination'

ARMS 2011 - Annual National Conference
Date: 13 – 16 September 2011
Location: The Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf, Dockside, Sydney
Brief: The conference program was developed to reflect the transformation that can take place during a Research Management career, if we think outside the square... The conference included workshops, panel sessions, plenary and parallel information sessions.


AusBiotech 2011 National Conference

AusBiotech 2011 National Conference
Date: 16 – 19 October 2011
Location: Adelaide Convention Centre, South Australia
Brief: This event brought together representatives and professionals from across the biotechnology industry and the globe to produce a long-remembered event. A comprehensive conference program together with an extensive BioIndustry Exhibition and Business Matching Program created a world-leading event.


LIANZA Conference

LIANZA Conference
Date: 30 October – 2 November 2011
Location: Wellington Convention Centre, Wellington, New Zealand
Brief: Te Ihi, Te Wehi, Te Wana — Passion, People and Power is the theme for this year’s LIANZA conference 2011. This conference will make you think more critically about you, your contribution and the place of Libraries in the future.