When | 1645 – 1800, Wednesday 11 September
Where | Exhibition Hall, NCC
What you need to know | The Welcome Reception will commence straight after the last concurrent sessions for the day conclude at 1530. Once session breaks, please make your way to the Exhibition Hall.
Dress code | Business casual
Cost | All full conference registrations include a Welcome Reception ticket. If you are a day registration or looking to purchase a ticket for a friend or spouse, they can be purchased for $75.00 inc GST.
The Welcome Reception will take place on the first day of the official program of SSA 2019. This is your chance to network with peers and speakers, while enjoying an array of canapes and beverages. Exhibition booths will remain open during the function, so we encourage delegates to visit our friendly exhibitors and supporters.
Posters will be open for viewing, with guided medical poster tours running from 1645-1745.
When | 0630-0730, Thursday 12 September
Where | Lake Burley Griffin Loop, meet at the National Library
What you need to know | We encourage all participating delegates to wear sunscreen and a hat, and to bring a water bottle. All fun run registered delegates will receive an email with further details and running track maps prior to the conference.
Dress code | Exercise/active wear
Cost | Included for all registered delegates
Without a doubt, the highlight of all running in Canberra is the route around Lake Burley Griffin, which hugs the coast through Commonwealth Park and traverses over the water via two bridges. Stunning views across the water, iconic landmarks, and gorgeous scenic parklands… what more could you want?
This year’s Fun Run will offer a 6KM run, 3KM run or 3KM walk to delegates. Delegates are welcome to go at their own pace, and will have access to the route map if they still wish to follow the course on their own.
When | 1900-late, Thursday 12 September
Where | Parliament House, Canberra
Dress code | Formal cocktail attire
Cost | Included in all full conference registrations. Additional tickets can be purchased for $150.00 inc GST.
This celebratory evening is the highlight of the SSA 2019 social program, as we invite delegates to enjoy a delicious dinner with drinks and entertainment. Join General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK AC(Mil) CVO MC (RETD) who we are pleased to announce is attending the dinner!