The official Opening Session of the 40th ASSCT Conference will commence at 9am at the Mackay Entertainment & Convention Centre, (MECC), Alfred Street, Mackay, Queensland on Wednesday 18th April 2018. All General, Manufacturing and Agricultural sessions will follow at the same site, concluding after lunch, Friday 20th April 2018.
Sugar Tuesday starts at 9.00am Tuesday 17 April, at the MECC.
The welcome function will be held on Tuesday evening before the official conference opening, commencing at 5pm (Tuesday 17 April) at the MECC, Mackay.
The Conference Dinner will be held on Thursday 19 April at The Big Shed, Mackay Showgrounds, Milton Street, Mackay.
The Closing Ceremony will be held on Friday 20 April at the MECC, where the ASSCT President, Danny Van der Berg, will announce the awardees for the best research paper and the best industry paper and poster papers. The Executive of the ASSCT will announce the winners of the bursaries for 2018.