Social Program

Conference Welcome Reception

Date: Monday, 12 August 2019

Time: 18:30 – 20:00

Venue: Trade Exhibition Hall (Arena 2, Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre)

Additional Tickets: $60.00

Dress: Smart casual 

Enjoy light refreshments and beverages, with the opportunity to relax, network and browse all that the exhibition has to offer in 2019.


Conference Dinner – Tropical Glamour Cocktail Party

It’s time to glitz it up after an exciting day at the Conference at one of the Gold Coast’s premier luxury hotels, the Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa. Enjoy a cocktail style dinner with wine, bubbles and beers, beachside at the lagoon surrounded by tropical fish and waterfalls.

Date: Tuesday, 13 August 2019

Time: 18:00 – 22:00

Note: The Tropical Glamour food and beverage package will commence at 18:00. Guests are welcome to purchase their own beverages if they arrive prior to this time.

Venue: Poolside, Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort 

Tickets: $120.00 – All food and beverages are included in ticket price.

Theme: Tropical Glamour

Dress: Sparkle in cocktail attire, go troppo if you dare!

Entertainment: Midnight Groove 

Getting to the venue:

Utilise your Go event Card to travel from your accommodation to the Conference dinner venue. The nearest stop to the Marriott Resort is Surfers Paradise North Station. For More information on Go Cards and travel timetables, please click here

If you would prefer to drive to the venue, Marriott have offered complimentary self-parking.

Interested in Attending?

If you are interested in attending the Conference and would like further information and regular updates, please register your interest below.

Sponsorship & Exhibition Expression of Interest

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor or exhibitor for DAA 2019, please express your interest by clicking the link below: 

Sponsorship and Exhibition Expression of Interest Form


Key Dates

Abstract Submission:

Workshop/Seminar Submission:

Early Bird Registration:

Early Bird/Author Registration Deadline:
12 June 2019

Standard Registration Open:
13 June 2019

Conference Dates:
12 – 14 August 2019

Hosted By


Conference Managers

Arinex Pty Ltd
DAA 2019 Conference Managers
Arinex Pty Ltd
ABN 28 000 386 676
Level 10, 51 Druitt Street, Sydney
NSW 2000
Ph: +61 2 9265 0700
Fax: +61 2 9267 5443