Register now to join leaders and academics at the Australian Conference of Economists.

Registration is open to all persons interested in the Annual Australian Conference of Economists 2023.


All persons intending to attend the Conference must complete a Registration Form.  Please read the below registration information before you complete the Registration Form.  Should you experience any difficulties please contact the Conference Managers at

For ALL Group Bookings please use the following link to register- 

RBA Governor's Business Lunch

We are please to announce Phillip Lowe, Governor of the Reserve Bank will be speaking at a business lunch on 12 July which will be open to all Conference participants.

Registration costs are in $AUD and include GST.


Full Registration  Early Bird (until 7 June 2023) Standard (from 8 June 2023)
Full Registration – Member $580 $695
Full Registration – Non Member $690 $810
Full Registration – Student Member $290 $350
Full Registration – Retiree $350 $385
Day Registration Standard
Day Registration – Member $380
Day Registration – Non Member $455
Day Registration – Student Member $175

Registration Inclusions 

Group Registration (10 registrations and above) Standard
Member bulk purchase of 10 full registrations or more  $550 per delegate
Non-Member bulk purchase of 10 full registrations or more  $660 per delegate

Full Registration includes all sessions, as well as lunch, morning and afternoon refreshments, from 10 – 12 July and attendance at the Welcome Reception on 9 July, The Conference Dinner fee is NOT included in the cost of full registration, and tickets can be purchased at $175 per person during the registration process.

Day Registration includes sessions, lunch, morning and afternoon refreshments on the nominated day of attendance. Day registration does not include any of the social program functions. Tickets to attend any of the social functions need to be purchased at an additional cost.

Please note: Early Bird registrations for the conference must be paid in full. If payment is not received by 7 June 2023, the registration fee will be charged at the standard rate.

Acknowledgement of Registration

Your registration will be acknowledged via email with confirmation of your requirements, upon receipt of your completed registration form. An electronic tax invoice will also be issued. All updates regarding the Conference will be posted to the Conference website.

Each delegate will also receive a name badge upon arrival to the Conference. The name badge will be your official pass and must be worn to obtain entry to all sessions and to social functions. Day registrants and partners will be added to guest lists for each additional event booked.

Registration Terms and Conditions

The full registration fee entitles all delegates to the following:

    • All sessions
    • Social functions: Welcome Reception
    • Catering: Morning and afternoon teas, lunches

The day registration fee entitles all delegates to the following:

    • All sessions on your nominated day
    • Catering: Morning and afternoon teas, lunches on your nominated day

Student Registration

Please note:  A copy of your student identification card must be sent to the Conference Managers via email or by fax to + 61 2 9267 5443.  Without this copy, the full registration fee will be charged.

    Registration confirmation

    Your completed registration and successful payment will be acknowledged via email or post with confirmation of your requirements according to your registration form.  Your registration will only be processed or confirmed if payment does accompany your form.

    Name badge

    Each member of the conference will receive a name badge upon registration.  The badge will be your official pass and must be clearly visible at all times to obtain entry to all sessions and to social functions. The Conference Managers expect appropriate behaviour from attendees and reserve the right to revoke the badge and privileges of anyone behaving in an inappropriate manner.


    Credit Card

    Please note all online registrations require immediate payment by credit card.  Please visit our secure website to register and book your accommodation in ‘real time’.  Accepted credit cards: MasterCard, Visa and American Express. Please note all transactions by credit card will appear on your statement as payment to ‘Conference by Arinex Pty Ltd’.

    Cancellations must be notified in writing to the Conference Managers at

    Registration Fees: Before Monday 10 April you will incur an A$150.00 cancellation fee. Before Tuesday 11 April to Thursday 25 May you will receive a 50% refund of fees paid. From Friday 26 May 2023 there will be no refund.

    Accommodation: One night’s deposit must be paid OR credit card details must be provided at time of booking to guarantee reservation. Deposit is non-refundable on or after Friday 26 May 2023. 

    Social: Payments are non-refundable on or after Friday 26 May, 2023. 

    Cancellations must be notified in writing to the Conference Managers (

    The program is correct at the time of publishing.  The organisers reserve the right to delete, modify or alter items from the program or to delete, modify or alter any aspect of the Conference timetabling and delivery at their sole discretion and without notice.  Neither The Economic Society of Australia nor Arinex will accept any liability for any loss or inconvenience caused to any party consequent to such changes.

    The Conference Managers reserve the right to use any recordings whether audio or video and/or any photographs taken at any stage during the Conference for promotional, advertising or reporting of the Conference and/or its content at their sole discretion.

    Registration fees do not include insurance. It is strongly recommended that at the time you register for the event and book your travel you take out an insurance policy of your choice. The policy should include:

        • Loss of fees/deposit through cancellation of your participation in the event or through the cancellation of the event,
        • Loss of international/domestic air fares through cancellation for any reason,
        • Loss of tour monies through cancellation for any reason including airline or related services strikes within Australia,
        • Failure to utilise tours or pre booked arrangements due to airline delay,
        • Force Majeure or any other reason,
        • Medical expenses (including sickness and accident cover),
        • Loss or damage to personal property,
        • Additional expenses and repatriation should travel arrangements have to be altered,
        • Medical expenses.

    The Conference Managers cannot take any responsibility for any participant failing to arrange their own insurance. This insurance is to be purchased in your country of origin.