ASCIA Annual Conference

ASCIA 2021 Conference Update

ASCIA2021 VIRTUAL Conference

The ASCIA 2021 Conference is being hosted as a virtual event from Wednesday 1st to Friday 3rd September 2021. The program will include:

The ASCIA 2021 Conference website is being updated and registration will open in May 2021. In the meantime you can view the preliminary program summary, registration fees, abstract submission information and sponsorship-exhibition prospectus here:

Preliminary Program Summary  pdfASCIA2021 VIRTUAL Preliminary Program Summary125.89 KB

Registration Fees pdfASCIA2021 VIRTUAL Registration Fees74.89 KB

Abstract Submission pdfASCIA2021 VIRTUAL Abstract Submission100.21 KB

Sponsorship-Exhibition Prospectus pdfASCIA2021 VIRTUAL Sponsorship Prospectus113.97 KB

Virtual Exhibition Information pdfASCIA2021 VIRTUAL Exhibition178.66 KB

Conference Sponsorship Application docxASCIA2021 VIRTUAL Sponsorship Application197.00 KB

Sponsored Session Proposal  docxASCIA2021 VIRTUAL Sponsored Session Proposal197.00 KB

Applications from sponsors and exhibitors are due by 31 May 2020. 

The ASCIA 2021 Conference sessions have been timed to allow:

New sponsorship opportunities in 2021 include:

Confirmed international speakers are:

Dr Kathleen Sullivan (USA)

A/Prof Paul Turner (UK)

We are also intending to host sponsored hybrid dinner meetings in each region (restrictions permitting) on the Thursday evening, in conjunction with the ASCIA 2021 Conference. These dinners will be coordinated by the ASCIA Council Area Representatives for each region.

The ASCIA 2021 Conference will continue to provide an international standard of continuing professional development (CPD). It is also a unique opportunity to interact with ASCIA members and other health professionals working in allergy and clinical immunology.

In 2022 the ASCIA Conference will be held as a hybrid event in Melbourne from Wednesday 31st August to Friday 2nd September, so please note these dates in your 2022 calendar. 

We look forward to your involvement in the ASCIA 2021 Conference.

Kind regards,

Prof Michaela Lucas         Jill Smith 
ASCIA President        ASCIA CEO

On behalf of the ASCIA 2021 Conference committee:

ASCIA 2021 Conference committee

Chair - Prof Michaela Lucas (WA) 


ASCIA Directors: Dr Theresa Cole (VIC), A/Prof Jane Peake (QLD), Dr Michael O'Sullivan (WA).

ASCIA Committee Chairs: Dr Karl Baumgart (NSW), Dr Lara Ford (NSW), Dr Katie Frith (NSW), Prof Connie Katelaris AM (NSW), Dr Kathryn Patchett (NSW),

ASCIA Associate Representatives: Kathy Beck (QLD), Dr Kathryn Heyworth (QLD), Dr Hannah Hu (NSW), Briony Tyquin (NSW).

Other members: Dr Tiffany Hughes (SA), Dr Preeti Joshi (NSW), Dr Jan Sinclair (NZ), Dr Dean Tey (VIC), Dr Brynn Wainstein (NSW), Dr Melanie Wong (NSW), 

Thursday evening dinner meetings (restrictions permitting) will be coordinated by the ASCIA Council Area Representatives for each region: 
Dr Andrew Baker (NZ), Dr Elizabeth da Silva (ACT), Dr Narinder Kaur (NSW), Dr Jovanka King (SA), Dr Alberto Pinzon (QLD), Dr Stephanie Richards (VIC), A/Prof Kristina Rueter (WA).

Other Conference Information

Content updated March 2021