Symposium registration is now open. Please read the registration information below in full before registering via the below link.

Group registrations

Group registration simply allows you to be invoiced once for the group. Each individual will receive a confirmation email (as long as you include their own email address in their details) but without an invoice attached. Please note: You will still need to input information for each attendee. 

If you would like to register a group of people for inclusion on one invoice please click here   

Registration fees

Registration fees are based on the date of receipt of payment (not the registration date). All prices are in Australian dollars and include 10% Australian Goods and Services Tax (GST).

Registration type Early bird
registration fee
(up to 8 June 2018)
registration fee
(from 9 June 2018)
 Full registration A$670 A$775
 Student registration* A$260 A$360
 Day registration A$360 A$360
Social functions
 Welcome reception Included for all registered symposium participants
Guest ticket A$55
 Casual barbecue dinner A$50 per ticket (drinks not included)
 Symposium dinner A$130 per ticket

* Student registration is available for those studying full time and who hold a current Student Identification Card. To be eligible you will need to provide a copy of your student ID card or a written statement from your supervisor verifying your student status to

Registration fees include:

  • Attendance at all symposium sessions
  • Delegate satchel
  • Attendance at the welcome reception
  • All morning and afternoon teas and lunches

Tickets to the casual barbecue dinner and symposium dinner are additional to the registration fees.

Accommodation and travel expenses are additional to the registration fees. Unfortunately all our accommodation has now been fully booked. Please see the Accommodation page for more information.

Register online

When you register online, you will receive confirmation of your registration straight away via email including a tax invoice. If you do not receive this confirmation email please contact the symposium secretariat on

Payment of registration fees

All payments must be in Australian dollars. Payment may be made by:

Credit card – MasterCard or Visa.
Note that payments will appear as Expert Events on your credit card statement.

Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) – banking details will be advised on your tax invoice. Please forward remittance advice to:

Cheque or bank draft – made out to 14th International Symposium on Digestive Physiology of Pigs, c/– Expert Events, PO Box 351 Hamilton Central Qld 4007 Australia

Cancellations and refund policy

Cancellations must be advised in writing to the symposium secretariat. Registration cancellations received by Monday 23 July 2018 will receive a refund of registration fees, less an administrative charge of A$110. Registration fees will not be refunded after Monday, 23 July 2018 unless extenuating circumstances apply and will be at the discretion of the Organizing Committee. Registrations are transferable to a colleague at any time prior to the meeting provided the secretariat is advised in writing.