2014 ASSCT CONFERENCE
36th Annual Conference
Australian Society of Sugar Cane Technologists
Monday 28 April 2014 - Thursday 1 May 2014
Jupiters Gold Coast, Gold Coast Hwy, Broadbeach, Qld.
The Welcome & Official Opening of the Conference was at 9am on Tuesday 29th April by Cr Donna Gates, Deputy Mayor, City of Gold Coast.
Keynote Speaker of the Conference was Mr Mark Pesce, Honorary Associate, Digital Cultures Program, University of Sydney.
Guest Speaker of the Conference was Dr Roslyn Prinsley, National Maths and Science Education and Industry Adviser, Office of the Chief Scientist, Canberra.
Invited Speaker of the Conference was Mr Neil Fisher, Chief Executive Officer, Sugar Research Australia, Brisbane.
Manufacturing and Agricultural sessions followed at this location.
The welcome function was held on Monday 28th April the evening before the official opening.
The Conference Dinner & Entertainment was held on Wednesday evening at Jupiters Gold Coast.
The Closing Ceremony was held on Thursday 1st May, where the ASSCT President, Geoff Kent, announced the awardees for the best research paper and the best industry paper and poster papers. The Executive of the ASSCT will announce the winners of the bursaries for 2014. The conference tours commenced after lunch.
Conference Proceedings An electronic copy of ASSCT Conference Proceedings is mailed prior to the conference to all ASSCT members who have paid their membership fee. An electronic copy of the Conference Proceedings is included in the Conference registration fee. The website will have the 2014 papers available prior to the Conference for members. Contact the Honorary General Secretary or visit the membership applications page of this web site for membership applications.