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The ECS Conference is a zero waste event

Please BYO bag, keep cup, drink bottle, lanyard and note taking equipment.  Food provided will be vegetarian/vegan and ethically and sustainably sourced. Lunch will be pre prepared and served in individual lunch boxes made of sugar cane pulp board which will be collected and composted along with any food scraps at Hobsons Bay Farm.     

Getting to the conference:


Swinburne University of Technology, Tafe Building D, Hawthorn Campus


34 Wakefield St, Hawthorn, Melbourne (Naarm) VIC 3122

Get Here By Car

There is 3 ticketed university car parks on Wakefiled St, Henry St and Paterson St. There are also ticketed off-campus car parks and on-street parking options.

Get Here By Tram

Routes 16, 48, 70, 72, 75 and 109

Get Here By Train

Glenferrie railway station, you will step straight onto campus.


To access the discounted rate of $175 per night for the King Spa rooms, contact the hotel directly!

Use the code ECSC24 at the link here to access a discount for bookings from 24 – 27 October!