Social Program

Delegates are invited to enjoy a range of social events as part of ICEF13.


As the first official social event of the Congress, the Welcome Reception provides you with the opportunity to relax and enjoy the company of colleagues and friends.

Date: Monday 23 September 2019
Time: 5:15 to 7:15 pm
Venue: Exhibition, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
Cost: Included in full congress registrations
Tickets: Additional tickets are available for $80 per person


A time to unwind, the Gala Dinner will be held at Aerial, only a short walk from the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.  Enjoy delicious food and wine, breathtaking views of the Yarra River and panoramic city views, and the company of fellow delegates during this relaxing and entertaining evening.

Date: Wednesday 25 September 2019
Time: 7:00 to 11:00 pm
Venue: Aerial, 17 Dukes Walk, South Wharf VIC 3006
Cost: $145 per ticket (includes a 3-course meal and beverages)
Tickets: Additional tickets are available for $145 per person