Welcome to the registration page for Concrete 2023, the Biennial Conference hosted by the Concrete Institute of Australia


Experience an engaging and exciting program including keynote speakers, invited speakers and 150 technical presentations. Engage with industry leaders and strengthen your professional contacts as a part of our dynamic community to create new industry contacts.

Should you require any assistance please contact the Conference Managers at or by phone on +61 8 9486 2000.

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 Registration Fees

Registration Fees AUD$ (includes taxes, as applicable)

Registration Type
Early Bird Rate
Standard Rate
Onsite Rate
CIA Full Member
Academic Member
Academic Non-Member
Student Member
Student Non-Member
One Day Full Member
One Day Non-Member

Early Bird Registrations
To be entitled to the early registration fee you must have registered and paid by 21 July 2023.

Academic Registrations
Academics will be asked to register using the email address of the faculty they are affiliated with.

Student Registrations
A student is defined as a holder of a student identification card from a recognised tertiary or secondary educational institution or a holder of an international student card (submitted in English). Students must be studying full time to qualify for the discounted rate. A copy of your student identification card must be uploaded during registration. Without this, the full registration fee will be charged.

Exhibitor Registrations
Exhibitors should refer to the Exhibition Manual for registration details.

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Registrations during the Conference
Please be aware, if you register on the day of the Conference, there will be a slight delay in your login information being processed. Please allow 60 minutes for your platform login details to be made available.

Online Registration Form

Registration Terms and Conditions


The full registration fee entitles delegates to the following:

  • Welcome Reception
  • Gala Dinner
  • Catering: Arrival tea, coffee and lunches
  • All sessions across 4 days of Conference including:
    • Keynote presenters
    • Invited speakers
    • Technical paper presentations 
    • Access to Sponsors and Exhibitors throughout the conference
    • Networking opportunities
    • 4 days of CPD opportunities

The day registration fee entitles delegates to the following:

  • All sessions across the day you are attending

Registration confirmation

Your completed registration and successful payment will be acknowledged via email with confirmation of your requirements according to your registration form.

Credit Card

Please note all online registrations require immediate payment by credit card. Accepted credit cards: MasterCard, Visa and American Express. Please note all transactions by credit card will appear on your statement as payment to ‘Conference by Arinex’.

Cancellations must be notified in writing to the Conference Managers.

Registration Fees

  • Before Saturday, 10 June 2023 will incur an A$150.00 cancellation fee.
  • From Saturday, 10 June 2023 to Monday 31 July 2023  will receive a 50% refund of fees paid.
  • On or after Tuesday, 1 August 2023 there will be no refund.

NOTE: There will be a $150 administration fee charged for refunds on duplicate registration payments


  • One night’s deposit must be paid at time of booking to guarantee reservation.
  • Deposit is non-refundable as at Thursday 10 August 2023.


  • Payments are non-refundable as at Tuesday 1 August 2023.

Tours/ Workshops

  • Payments are non-refundable as at Tuesday 1 August 2023.


The program is correct at the time of publishing. The organisers reserve the right to delete, modify or alter items from the program or to delete, modify or alter any aspect of the Conference timetabling and delivery at their sole discretion and without notice. Neither the host organisation(s) nor the Conference Managers will accept any liability for any loss or inconvenience caused to any party consequent to such changes.

The Conference Managers reserve the right to use any recordings whether audio or video and/or any photographs taken at any stage during the Conference for promotional, advertising or reporting of the Conference and/or its content at their sole discretion.

Australia operates under the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth), as amended, and the Privacy Amendment (Notifiable Data Breaches), 2017.  The objective of these is to protect the right of the individual to privacy of their information.

Europe operates under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (Regulation (EU) 2016/679), a regulation in EU law on data protection and privacy for all individuals within the European Union. The GDPR aims primarily to give protection to citizens over their personal data.  The legislation was adopted on 27 April 2016.

The Conference Managers comply with these legislations and are committed to protect the right of the individual to privacy of their information.

Arinex will not sell your personal information to third parties.  If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please email us and we will promptly correct the information.  You may also withdraw your consent for use of your information by advice to us in writing.

 Why do we wish you to provide your information?

We require your information to facilitate provision of information to you regarding the Conference and to facilitate your participation in the Conference.  Information collected in respect of your proposed participation in any aspect of the Conference will be used for the purposes listed below.  You can give or withhold your consent for each or all of these uses.  Please indicate your preferences when completing your registration form but please note that we will be unable to forward any information relating to the Conference or to communicate with you regarding your registration if you select ‘no’ to point 1.

What we will do with your information?

  1. Planning and conduct of the Conference including arrangements for your participation (e.g. accommodation booking);
  2. In the Delegate List published for the Conference;
  3. May also be provided to organisers of future occurrences of this Conference;
  4. May be used to provide you with information of other relevant events in your area of interest.

Important Notes:

  • The parties who will have access to your information (subject to your preference selections on above points) are the Conference Managers, the Conference host organisation (points 1 and point 4), delegates, sponsors and exhibitors of the Conference (point 2) and any future organisers of the Conference (point 3).

The parties mentioned above will rely on your above consent indications for the purposes of compliance.

  • You may withdraw your granular consent at any time by notice in writing to the Conference Managers.
  • You are entitled to access the information held by written application to the Conference Managers.

For further information please see our detailed corporate Privacy Statement at link

It is the policy of Arinex and the Conference Organising Committee that all attendees are able to participate in its activities and are able to enjoy an environment that is free from discrimination and harassment. The Program Committee is committed to making Concrete 2023’s Conference productive and enjoyable for everyone, regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, nationality or religion. Harassment of any form will not be tolerated and might result in the perpetrators being permanently removed from the Concrete 2023 Conference.

The code of conduct outlined here applies to all participants, without exception. Participation in any of Concrete 2023’s activities constitutes implicit acceptance and understanding of the code of conduct by the participants. Ignorance of the code will not be considered an attenuating circumstance in dealing with any type of infringement of the code as outlined.

All communication must be appropriate for a professional audience that includes people of many different backgrounds. Inappropriate use of sexist, racist or ageist language and imagery, and / or any other commentary that is or can be perceived to be discriminatory in any way, is not permitted. Inappropriate language or behaviour include (but are not limited to) jokes, sustained disruption of talks or other events, sexual attention or innuendo, deliberate intimidation, stalking, and photography or recording of an individual without consent. Offensive comments about race, gender, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size or religion, will not be tolerated.

The Organiser and Host/s of the Concrete Institute of Australia’s Biennial National Conference (Concrete 2023) reserve the right to remove from the Conference at any time any attendee deemed to be causing, or potentially causing, a disturbance or exhibiting disruptive or inappropriate behaviour. Such removal does not constitute a right to refund of any fees paid.

Anyone wishing to report a violation of this policy is asked to speak confidentially to the one of the Conference organisers at or on 02 9265 0700

Please view the Code of Conduct here which all attendees are expected to comply with.

For Visa information please download the following information factsheet from the Australian Immigration Office. To apply for your Visa, click here.

If you require a welcome letter for your Visa application please register and pay for your registration and then send an email to

If your Visa is denied an admin fee of $150 will apply.