Spaces still available at workshops!


The next regional conference of the Australasian Region titled “Biometrics by the Border” is to be held from 26-30 November at the Mantra on Salt Beach, Kingscliff which is located just south of the Gold Coast in Australia. It is a 20 minute drive from the Gold Coast Airport and 1 hour 45 minute drive from Brisbane Airport.

Keynote Speakers

  • Professor Elisabetta Carfagna (University of Bologna, Italy)
  • Professor Di Cook (Monash University)
  • Professor Sonja Greven (LM University Munich, Germany)
  • Professor Louise Ryan (University of Technology Sydney)
  • Professor Jean Yang (University of Sydney) and
  • Associate Professor Rachel Fewster (University of Auckland)

Special Invited Speaker

  • Professor Elizabeth  A. Thompson (University of Washington)

Important dates

Nov-10-2017FridayRegistration deadline for pre-conference workshops
Nov-17-2017FridayRegistration closes
Nov-25-2017 &
Saturday &
Pre-conference workshops at Mantra on Salt Beach, Kingscliff
Nov-26-2017SundayRegistration desk opens at Mantra on Salt Beach: 5:00pm until 7:00pm
Nov-26-2017SundayWelcome reception at Mantra on Salt Beach - 6:30pm until 8:30pm
Nov-27-17 to
Monday to
Conference period at Mantra on Salt Beach