How will the 12th ICRS in 2012 differ to other ICRS?

We are excited to announce some of the initiatives being planned for ICRS 2012.

  • After registering on Sunday afternoon, join us at the Welcome Ceremony, outdoors on the Plaza at the Cairns Convention Centre from 5.00pm. Catch up with friends over a cool drink and enjoy delicious food while being entertained, including a welcome by the traditional landowners.
  • The first Poster Session will also be open from Sunday afternoon, along with the Photographic Competition exhibition.
  • Papers for inclusion in the Proceedings need to be submitted before ICRS 2012.
  • Proceedings provided on CD will be in your delegate satchel and may also be downloaded from
  • Themed workshops and Speed Talks will be introduced into the Mini-Symposia.
  • Co-Convenors of Mini-Symposia will include a higher proportion of Early Career Researchers.
  • ICRS 2012 will have a minimised carbon footprint.
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