Upcoming Conferences

Please see information below of conferences that are being hosted by JCU and key academic staff in the CSTFA.

College of Science & Engineering, My research in three minutes- 3MT

Townsville and Cairns, Australia 31 August 2017

The My research in three minutes- 3MT is an academic competition that challenges PhD students and research staff to describe their research within three minutes to a general audience. 3MT celebrates the discoveries made by research students and research staff and encourages their skill in communicating the importance of research to the broader community.

We call for registrations in the following categories from the College of Science and Engineering:

  • HDR - Higher Degree researchers
  • ECR - Early Career researchers
  • CR - Career Researchers

The winning staff and students will progress to the Division of Tropical Environments and Societies 3MT competition to be held 7 September 2017.

International Symposium of Genetics in Aquaculture - ISGA XIII

Cairns, Australia 15-20 June 2018

The International Association for Genetics in Aquaculture (IAGA) was formed at the 1985 Symposium Genetics in Aquaculture II, in Davis, with the purpose to promote communication and constructive service to its members concerning all aspects of genetics of aquatic species important to aquaculture, to provide a mechanism for holding a triennial meeting known as the “International Symposium on Genetics in Aquaculture (ISGA)”, also ensuring the publication of the proceedings of each symposium.

Past Conferences

4th International Conference on Fish Telemetry

Cairns, Australia 19-23 June 2017

The ICFT presents the latest in aquatic animal telemetry research including conservation physiology, behavioural ecology, and new technology, as well as emerging topics like transboundary issues and data management.