Social Events

Welcome Reception

Sunday the 3rd of December 2017
6pm – 8pm

The ACIS 2017 Welcome Reception will be held in the Boardwalk Gallery at Wrest Point, 410 Sandy Bay Road, Sandy Bay. The Boardwalk Gallery enjoys a world-class waterfront setting and is located on the Lower Level of the Conference Centre.

Conference Dinner

Monday the 4th of December 2017
4:30pm Ferry from Wrest Point – Arrive MONA at 5:15pm to explore the museum
Dinner commences 6pm for a 6:30 start

The ACIS 2017 Conference Dinner will be held at MONA, 655 Main Road, Berriedale.
This conference dinner venue is one not to forget. The Museum of Old and New Art (MONA) is an art museum located within the Moorilla winery on the Berriedale peninsula in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. MONA perceives art as an experience and boasts local, national and international artists within its collections.

Women in IT Reception

Tuesday the 5th of December 2017
6pm to 8pm

This year’s ACIS Women in IT networking event will be held at Society Salamanca, 22 Montpelier Retreat, Salamanca.

Come along to network, share exciting discussions and debate about women’s representation in the fields of IS and IT in a relaxed atmosphere.

Guest Speaker: Professor Anya M. Reading, University of Tasmania

Inner Attributes
A celebration of the outer and inner attributes that we bring to our research, corporate and community roles. Thought provoking, but light-hearted for a social occasion, this short address will highlight societal hurdles faced, and solutions too, across the range of IT and IS employment. Continue the evening with shared ideas on how your colleagues might help you to love your working week.