41st Annual Conference
Australian Society of Sugar Cane Technologists
Tuesday 30 April to Friday 3 May 2019
Clive Berghofer Recreation Centre (CBRC), University of Southern Queensland (USQ)


The Offical Opening of the Conference was at 9am on Tuesday 30 April by Vice-Chancellor of the University of Southern Queensland, Prof Geraldine Mackenzie.

The keynote morning address was by Dr Jean Claude Autrey, General Secretary of the International Society of Sugar Cane Technologists and Prof Craig Baillie, Director of USQ's Centre of Agricultural Engineering, who offically opened the Industry Equipment Exhibition.  The afternoon keynote addresses were by Mr Laurent Barau, Mr Joe Marano, Mr Dan Galligan, Mr John Pratt, Mr David Pietsch, Dr Beth Woods and Hon Dr John McVeigh which was followed by the Welcome Function which was held at the Quadrangle, USQ.

Manufacturing and Agricultural sessions followed at the CBRC.

The Conference Dinner was held on Thursday evening at the Refectory, USQ where the Closing Ceremony also took place. The ASSCT President, Prof Bernard Schroeder, announced the awardee for the best research and industry papers.  The Executive of the ASSCT announced the winners of the bursaries for 2019.


Download the 2019 ASSCT Presidents Medals and Bursary Awards here.


Download 2019 ASSCT Conference photos here.

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Download Exhibitors, Awards and Conference photos here.

Download Agricultural Tour photos here.

Download Manufacturing Tour photos here.