Who is AusBiotech?

AusBiotech is Australia’s biotechnology industry organisation working on behalf of over 3,000 members in the areas of biotherapeutics, medical technology (devices and diagnostics), food technology, industrial and agricultural, for 30 years.

AusEventsTM is the events management division of AusBiotech Ltd, launched to provide more value for its members

What is AusMedtech 2019?

AusMedtech is Australia’s premier medical technology conference. It brings together more than 300 key stakeholders of the Australian and international medical devices and diagnostics sector to explore the future of the industry

Where is AusMedtech 2019?


Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre
1 Convention Centre Pl, South Wharf VIC 3006

When is Ausmedtech 2019

14-15 May 2019

Where will the conference dinner be held?

The conference dinner will be held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. Conference Registrations do not include the Conference Dinner. Dinner tickets can be purchased for $150 during the registration process

How much will the 2019 conference cost?

For more information about the registration fees, please refer to the registration page 

What's included in my conference registration fee?

Full access to the Exhibition Hall and morning teas, lunches and afternoon teas are included in the registration fee as per program schedule as well as daily conference sessions with informative and entertaining speakers. Networking events between 14 - 15 May 2019 are included, however the Conference Dinner is extra. 
Full conference registrations include access to Auspartnering, AusBiotech's business matching program

What is the dress code for the conference?

During the conference days, business attire is preferred.  The minimum dress standard for the Welcome Reception and the Conference Dinner is business attire or cocktail.

What advertising opportunities are available?

There are three different opportunities: 1. Pocket Program, 2. AusBiotech Journal (AusBiotech conference edition published April 2019), 3. Conference promotional materials table.  Please refer to the Partnership Opportunities document for advertising costs.  Please refer to the AusBiotech corporate website for details on journal advertising or contact the events team to find out more.

Invitation Letter for Visa Application

Delegates must have registered and paid the required registration fees before requesting an official letter of invitation. All requests should be sent by email to the Events Team.  Please note that AusBiotech will not be able to contact or intervene with any Embassy or Consulate office on behalf of a delegate.

Is AusBiotech Membership required to attend the conference?

No, but we encourage you to become a member.  If you join AusBiotech within 30 days of the conference, the difference in registration fees will be refunded to you after the conference is concluded.  (This offer is valid for AusMedtech 2019 conference delegate fees only and does not apply retrospectively to sponsorship or exhibition packages).  Become an AusBiotech Member and enjoy membership prices to the conference, as well as the opportunity to take future exhibition and sponsorship packages at reduced rates, along with the many other benefits that membership brings.

Please contact AusBiotech to become a member.

When is the cut-off date for registrations?

Whilst we do prefer registrations prior to Monday 13 May 2019, you can also register on the day of the conference at the Registration Desk, onsite at the Melbourne Convention Centre.

Can I share my registration?

Conference registrations cannot be  shared by individuals, even if from the same organisation. Group registration discounts and one-day registration options are provided for this purpose

What is the cancellation policy?

You can consult our full terms and conditions here

All cancellation requests must be made in writing to AusBiotech

1. Cancellations made before Wednesday 13 March 2019 will receive a partial refund, less a $150 administration fee.
2. Cancellations made between 14 February 2019 and 13 April 2019 will receive a partial refund, less a $250 administration fee.
3. No refund will be issued after 14 April 2019.
4. Reasonable efforts will be made to process refunds within 2 weeks of cancellation notice.
5. Substituting names will be only accepted at least 2 weeks prior to the conference start date. Requests must be submitted in writing to AusBiotech by email events@ausbiotech.org. Registrations are valid for the named attendee only. Transferring of registrations during the conference is prohibited and security personnel will be verifying name badges on entry/exit to the venue.